Staff Accountant – PerfectVision Manufacturing

Location:  Little Rock
Job Title:  Staff Accountant
Annual Salary:  $45,000

Position Summary:
Assist the Controller with the financial affairs of the organization with the preparation of the monthly financial statements for the guidance of management.

Essential Functions:
Use financial data to prepare and record general ledger journal entries.
Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations.
Analyze financial statements and provide concise explanations for variances.
Assist with month end closing of the general ledger.
Ability to communicate knowledge effectively at all levels of the organization.
Work in a team environment to consistently meet deadlines.
Enforce Company and Accounting policies, initiatives, and objectives.
Develop and maintain positive working relationships with other team members throughout the organization.
Regular and prompt attendance at work is a requirement of this position.

Computer Skills:
Computer literate in a Microsoft Windows environment.
Microsoft Excel – Advanced level. Must have the ability to perform functions such as creating a spreadsheet, formatting a spreadsheet, creating charts and graphs, using the formula bar to perform various functions, importing/exporting documents, calculating numbers, performing vlookups, and creating pivot tables.
Microsoft Outlook – Intermediate level. Must have the ability to perform functions such as composing, sending, forwarding and replying to messages, attaching computerized files, utilizing calendar and task reminders, viewing several calendars, sharing calendars, creating and sending meeting requests, and creating contact lists.
Microsoft Word – Intermediate level. Must have the ability to perform functions such as changing margin settings, page orientation, and paper size, insert headers, footers and non-text objects.
Must have working experience with ERP applications, working experience using Microsoft Dynamics AX Software is a plus.
Accurate 10-Key by touch, alphanumeric.
Accurate typing skills, approximately 30 words per minute.
General knowledge of how to use a calculator, scanner, copy machine, fax machine, printer, telephone and various standard office equipment.

Education:
High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED); and
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (3.4 GPA or higher) or Current Master of Accountancy Student (3.0 GPA or higher)

Competency Statement(s):
Accountability – Acceptance of responsibility resulting in anticipation / prevention and problem-solving, which includes identifying problems and issues of varying complexities and finding effective solutions within few guidelines, inside and outside one’s job, department or organization.
Accuracy – Perform work accurately and thoroughly.
Analytical Skills – Use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
Attention to Detail – Taking responsibility for a thorough and detailed method of working.
Communication – Actively attend to, convey, and understand the comments and questions of others; shaping and expressing ideas and information with others using the spoken word, as well as expressing ideas and opinions clearly in properly structured, well organized and grammatically correct reports or documents, utilizing language and terminology that is understandable for the reader.
Computer Literacy – Effective and efficient use of computers in the working environment.
Customer Focus – Knowing the internal and external customers’ business needs and acting accordingly; anticipating customer needs; giving high priority to service and customer satisfaction.
Detail Oriented – Pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
Ethical / Integrity – Demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards; be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.
Financial Aptitude – Understand and explain economic and accounting information, prepare and manage budgets, and make sound long-term investment decisions.
Initiative – Spotting opportunities within your own circle of influence, anticipating on threats and acting on them; self-starting rather than waiting passively until the situation demands action.
Interpersonal – Get along well with a variety of personalities and individuals; showing consideration for and maintaining good relations with others; acting calmly under stress and strain, and not being hasty or impetuous.
Reliability – The trait of being dependable and trustworthy, which includes being at work during your scheduled times, arriving on-time and ready to perform job functions, and demonstrating accuracy with regards to assigned tasks.
Safety and Security – Supports and complies with safety and security requirements.
Time Management – Utilize the available time to organize, follow a systematic method of performing a task and complete work within given deadlines.
Working Under Pressure – Complete assigned tasks under stressful situations.

How to Apply:  Send Resume to Marie Smallwood at msmallwood@uca.edu by October 5th