Staff Accountant

Location: Jacksonville, FL
Date Posted: 05-18-2018
Reports to:  Accounting Manager
As a Staff Accountant with R2 Logistics, your role is to support the Accounting Manager in carrying out the responsibilities of the Finance Department.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Maintain fixed asset and associated depreciation schedules in Microsoft Dynamics GP – Fixed Asset Module
    • provide monthly detail to the Accounting Manager for General Journal entries
    • ensure accurate and appropriate recording of new purchases and disposals
  • Assist in month-end close and balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Provide monthly detail of the prepaid expense and accrual accounts
  • Calculate GST/HST (Canadian taxes) and various state tax obligations as required to ensure timely payments
  • Update and maintain Canadian currency exchange rates in systems
  • Provide banking reports to appropriate departments
  • Prepare and maintain files as needed within the department
  • Track relocation expenses and ensure employee advances are appropriately reconciled
  • Perform other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as required by the Accounting Manager
Experience and Skill Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree with Accounting emphasis highly preferred.
    • Associate’s degree or continued education in combination with applicable accounting experience also considered
  • Minimum of 2 years’ corporate accounting experience required
  • Microsoft Dynamics GP experience highly preferred
  • High level of proficiency in MS Office, particularly in Excel
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Flexibility/willingness to work with continually changing priorities
  • Competitive base salary
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • 401k with Company Match
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