BTS - Staff Accountant
Job Details
Atlanta/Riverwood 200 - Atlanta, GA
Full Time
4 Year Degree

Experienced Staff Accountant:

We are a new business line within a well-respected and established CPA Firm.  We operate like a start-up but have the confidence of the firm at our backs.  Our goal is to deliver Accounting as a Service to our clients through advanced technology and automation.  In this role you’ll collaborate with our team of accounting professionals ensuring our client's accounting needs are met and accomplished in a timely and efficient manner.

The staff accountant is primarily responsible for the daily processing of financial activities for multiple clients.  The staff accountant will work as a team with the Senior and/or Manager of each engagement. In addition to daily and weekly projects and tasks, the staff accountant will be asked to assist with special projects as they arise.

Who you are

  • You are a problem solver, love new technology, and are passionate about finding a better way of doing “things.”
  • This is an accounting role, but no two days will be the same.  We are essentially creating a business and it requires a roll-up your sleeves mind-set and entrepreneurial spirit.
  • You have a few years of experience in the accounting world and with an ERP accounting system (Intacct is our platform of choice).
  • Adept at data entry – enter transactions timely and accurately. Enter bills, invoices, and various journals in the system.
  • Customer Service attitude – you will be interfacing with clients daily, so having a genuine concern for their business well-being and can-do attitude is what will make you successful in this role.

Daily Responsibilities include:

  • Process vendor invoices and manage accounts payable via third party application and automated workflows
  • Record and reconcile employee expense reports and reimbursements via third party app & workflow tasks
  • Process invoices and manage accounts receivable
  • Download and record cash and credit card transactions
  • Record payroll transactions in general ledger
  • Prepare account reconciliations for all bank and credit card accounts

Monthly Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the recording of month-end general ledger entries, including prepaid expenses, fixed assets, depreciation, recurring accruals and allocations
  • Reconcile and analyze general ledger accounts


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field (equivalent experience may be substituted)
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload in order to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
  • Ability to work independently and coordinating priorities with help of more senior members of the team to meet deadlines
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, especially Excel)
  • Team player and can collaborate with other individuals in the organization
  • High level of interpersonal skills with demonstrated poise, tact, and diplomacy

Bennett Thrasher is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; national origin; sex; pregnancy; sexual orientation; gender identity and/or expression; age; disability; genetic information, citizenship status; military service obligations or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.