Accountant
Job Details
Experienced
Anders Minkler Huber & Helm LLP - St. Louis, MO
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Day
Accounting
Description

The Accountant position within Outsourced Accounting offers hands-on accounting and financial experience, meaningful client interaction and the benefits of working in a progressive environment, all in real-time on an expanding technology platform.  With an emphasis on handling and managing accounting transactions for clients, the Accountant will have the opportunity to help businesses transition their accounting processes to cloud-based platforms for real-time, instant access to financials to help them run their business. From accounts receivable, payable and payroll preparation to inventory analysis and monthly financial statements, this position is responsible for the accounting efforts of multiple clients in a variety of industries, while benefiting from the progressive and flexible environment offered at Anders CPAs + Advisors, consistently named a Best Place to Work.  The Accountant will enjoy having a direct impact on the financial future of the clients they serve, opportunities for professional development, and a key role in shaping and developing one of the firm’s fastest growing service lines. 

 

Position Responsibilities

 

  • Assist in transitioning clients to cloud-based platforms
  • Handle the day-to-day accounting transactions for clients; including bill pay, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll preparation
  • Complete monthly bank reconciliations
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and closing of general ledger
  • Maintain fixed asset schedules and the chart of accounts
  • Provide timely, accurate and complete reports on the financial condition of the firm’s clients, including analysis of results
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system and a system of controls over accounting transactions
  • Offer financial advice and solutions to help clients succeed
  • Be a key part of a team that is continually evolving in policy, procedures, technology advancement and delivering exceptional client experience
  • Prepare client sales tax returns, year-end 1099 returns and property tax declarations
  • Serve as a first-line representative of the firm with clients, vendors, business partners and other Anders service lines and niches
  • Continually work towards ensuring compliance while meeting client goals
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements
Qualifications and Competencies

Qualifications and Competencies

  • Ability to work independently with expanding duties and responsibilities
  • Excellent client service skills with the ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Forward-thinker who is open to new ideas and a desire to try new technologies and processes
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong communication skills
  • Professional looking for a place to build a career

 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 1-2 years of related experience
  • CPA or working towards CPA
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications
  • Advanced QuickBooks or QuickBooks Online experience
  • Proficient with MS Excel, Word & Outlook
  • Familiarity with cloud-based software applications
  • Experience with other general ledger packages a plus

 

We encourage employee development and offer an attractive compensation and benefits package, including 401(k) plan, health/dental/vision and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, wellness program, maternity leave, paid time off (PTO), and assistance with personal computer purchases and more. 

 

All applicants for this position must be authorized to work in the United States now and in the future without requiring sponsorship.

 

For over 50 years, Anders has delivered full-service accounting, tax, audit and advisory services to growth-oriented companies, organizations and individuals. Every day, our partners and staff serve as a catalyst for those striving to achieve their highest potential and carry this mentality on to our clients and community. Ranked #104 on Accounting Today’s List of Top Accounting Firms and a Firm to Watch, Anders is a member firm of the Leading Edge Alliance (LEA), one of the largest international associations of independent accounting firms. For more information on Anders, visit anderscpa.com and follow on us Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram: @AndersCPA

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