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Accounting Specialist

Company: The Newton Group, Inc.
Location: Newton
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Accounting SpecialistFull Time Mon-Fri_The successful applicant must be very organized, detailed oriented, accurate and versatile. They must be comfortable working on a computer all day and have excellent Microsoft Excel skills including formulas. They must be able to work the 1st thru the 10th of the month with minimal time off. They must have prior accounting experience, possess great customer service and people skills and meet deadlines._ Job Description: We are looking for a candidate with prior accounting experience that is looking to establish themselves in a family-oriented company. This is a position in which the applicant will process accounts receivable and accounts payable daily. They will key in third-party invoices throughout the month as needed. They will make outbound calls to obtain new accounts and new suppliers. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Regular and predictable attendance and punctuality Keying in accounts receivables and balancing the daily deposits Matching invoices to purchase orders, packing slips & processing of vendor invoices Research and Resolution of invoices including vendor interaction Reconciling and billing out monthly third-party statements to our members Reconcile G/L accounts monthly and research discrepancies Promote our buying group to existing and potential customers Negotiate terms and discounts on current suppliers Outbound calls to obtain new suppliers for our members Maintain high levels of accuracy in daily operations Year End Closings, including 1099s and other financials Other duties as assigned Qualification Requirements To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required Excellent verbal and written communication Ability to set and meet deadlines Ability to organize, prioritize and manage multiple tasks Detail oriented, resourceful Ability to clearly and effectively communicate and work with management staff Ability to interpret and understand accounting practices and apply them accordingly Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Excel Ability to Analyze Data Ability to work independently and with a team Willingness to learn about The Newton Group Excellent attendance record Education / Experience Requirements / Preferences High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required. 2+ years' experience in accounting required Must be proficient in Word and ExcelJob Type: Full-timeBenefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Flexible schedule Flexible spending account Paid time offSchedule: Monday to FridayAbility to commute/relocate: Newton, IA 50208: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Work Location: One location

Keywords: The Newton Group, Inc., Des Moines , Accounting Specialist, Accounting, Auditing , Newton, Iowa

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