Staff Accountant - $17-19 based on experience

PA - Allentown (LVRG Corporate Office)

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Job Description

Based at our Allentown Corporate Office you will perform daily cash and sales reconciliations with the preparation of weekly and period cash over/short reporting.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Record journal entries.
  • Code invoices for Accounts Payable.
  • Identifying the inconsistencies in any software or procedures that the company implements.
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Assist in processing and reconciling accounts payable and accounts receivable when needed.
  • Prepare and file monthly Sales Tax and Business Privilege Tax returns.
  • Prepare allocation, accrual and prepaid journal entries and maintain all reconciling schedules.
  • Perform all other accounting requirements for ten or more restaurants.
  • Assist in the preparation of period end financial statements.
  • Perform variance analysis on period end financial statements.
  • Analyze financial statements and assist the company in doing Best in Class analysis.
  • Work with managers to identify financial opportunities.
  • Assist in year-end budgeting process.
  • Assist in the preparation of year-end financial statements.
  • Participate in special projects and compile all related reports.

Specific Skills We Are Seeking

  • Ability to read a Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Statement, Cash Flow Statement and any other accounting reports.
  • An understanding of accounting and restaurant technology and a willingness to learn and apply new technology.
  • Effective and continuous verbal and written communication with the Accounting and Finance Team, the IT Team and the Restaurant Teams.
  • The ability to work under pressure and hit weekly deadlines.
  • Highly motivated and the ability to stay organized is a must for this position.
  • Excellent computer skills and being proficient in Microsoft Office with a heavy concentration on Microsoft Excel is a must.
  • Confidentiality is a must.
  • Ability to work independently and resolve and follow through on problems until an acceptable resolution is reached.

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Accounting or Business is preferred.
  • Minimum of two years similar work experience.
  • Experience with Sage 100 is helpful, but not a requirement.
  • Restaurant or hospitality experience is a plus.
  • Strong accounting, analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.

We are an Equal Opportunity & E-Verify Employer