Accountant-Finance/Accounting – Burbank

Job Location(s):  Burbank

Great opportunity for the right candidate in a successful company with good benefits and a friendly work environment.  We are looking for a “self-starter” with a strong background in corporate accounting, good judgment, initiative, excellent interpersonal skills and a pro-active approach to tasks and responsibilities.  Payroll experience a plus.  Discretion in handling company and private or confidential information, along with professional ethics, appearance and conduct is also required.

Duties & Tasks

  • Daily cash flow statement
  • Responsible for daily bank activities (positive pay uploads/downloads)
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliations
  • Maintain fixed assets and monthly depreciation schedule
  • Maintain and reconcile other balance sheet accounts including prepaid expenses and accrued liabilities.
  • Responsible for month-end journal entries and month-end accruals as needed
  • Petty cash reconciliation
  • Assistance in the preparation of financial and audit schedules
  • Preparation of periodic accounting reports and schedules as needed
  • Assist in workers comp audit and multi states workers comp filings
  • Perform special projects and prepare ad hoc operational and financial analyses as required by management
  • Back up to other accounting personnel

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Basic office skills, proficiency in standard office equipment – computers, calculators, phones, etc.
  • Strong verbal and written skills along with good interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills required
  • Flexibility and multi-tasking abilities
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Willingness to work overtime including weekends and holidays
  • Good interaction with co-workers in a professional office setting

Credentials, Experience & Education

  • Educational requirement: College Graduate in Accounting or Business.
  • At least 5 years work experience as an Accountant required.

Additonal Comments

  • Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook. Knowledge of JDEdwards a plus.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new and/or proprietary system applications as needed.