Sr. 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

  • Handle corporate income tax filings and requirements.
  • Analysis and accrual of tax remittances and reconciliation with the general ledger
  • Assist in the preparation and filing of business licenses and census responses
  • Handle Multi states and government property and sales/use tax filings
  • Assist in workers comp and 401K audits
  • Preparation of periodic accounting reports and audit/FS schedules as needed
  • Handle cost accounting reconciliations and analysis.
  • Backup to internal payroll accounting general ledger entry processing and reconciliations
  • Analyses and reconciliation of employee deductions and other payroll accounts with the GL
  • 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. CPA preferred
  • Tax experience in partnerships/LLCs preferred
  • ADP payroll accounting experience a plus
  • At least 5 years work experience as an Accountant required

Additonal Comments

  • Microsoft Excel (intermediate to advance skill level a plus), Word, Outlook
  • Knowledge of JD Edwards ERP system and Hubble Reporting tool, a plus.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new and/or proprietary system applications as needed.