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Staff Accountant

FLSA Status: Full-Time
Exempt Status: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Controller

IPG is looking for a detail oriented candidate with a “can do” attitude. This role will primarily focus on month end close, but will also support accounts receivable and accounts payable as needed. The ideal candidate is someone who will benefit from a broad understanding of full cycle accounting. The staff accountant, under the direction of the assistant controller and controller, will learn how to manage multiples tasks while meeting tight deadlines. Organization is key in this role as the staff accountant will need to support their work during the annual compilation.

Job Duties:

  • Record monthly journal entries and reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Assist with Profit/Loss Variance Analysis
  • Provide support to the external accountants as needed for the compilation
  • Aid Accounts Receivable with payment application, issuance of refund, processing of returns and chargeback, and reconciling top 20 accounts
  • Aid Accounts Receivable by responding to customer inquiries in a timely fashion, researching price, quantity, or discount discrepancies, and resolving outstanding issues

Required Skills:

  • Strong computer skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Strong communication skills

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or related field
  • 0 – 2 years’ experience

Preferred Skills:

  • Moderate to advanced Excel skills
    • V-Lookup
    • H-Lookup
    • Pivot Table
    • Sumifs
    • If Statements
    • Data Validation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP

How to Apply:

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Jessie Jonik at  jjonik@ipgbook.com. No phone calls, please