Accountant

Jan 06 2022
ALTRES Office |Honolulu|Full Time, $50,000 - $65,000 / year
Job Description

A local insurance firm is seeking a full-time Accountant to help assist with daily accounting operational duties including financial reporting, maintenance of the general ledger, and accounting research and analysis. In addition, this position provides assistance to the accounting team ensuring all deliverables comply with company policies and accounting standards.

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree in Accounting or 2 to 3 years of accounting experience. Apply today for immediate consideration.

Hours

Full-time, Monday to Friday, 7:30am-4:30pm

Location

Honolulu, Oahu

Pay

$50,000 to $65,000 a year

Responsibilities

  • Review and ensure accuracy of coding for vendor invoices.
  • Ensure timely and accurate processing of accounts payable and claim payments.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate balance sheet reconciliations along with supporting documentation.
  • Review general ledger to identify and explain budget variances against budget.
  • Document/update accounting procedures and process standards.
  • Work directly with vendors and customers to resolve inquiries and discrepancies.
  • Support team on daily and month-end tasks when needed.
  • Participate in departmental/functional meetings and training programs.
  • Utilize self-development tools and resources.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor?s degree in Accounting or 2-3 years of experience in accounting using GAAP with statutory accounting procedures preferred.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, methods, theories and practices.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Ability to interpret and apply policies and procedures, including identifying and analyzing internal controls.
  • Ability to lead and train others in procedures and use of computer accounting applications.
  • Ability to effectively communicate (orally and written), establish, and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and be able to meet required deadlines.
  • Ability to pass a state/federal background check and pre-employment drug screen.
  • Enthusiastic learner who works well under pressure.
  • Collaborative, supportive team member.
  • COVID-19 vaccination or weekly testing required by client for this position. This is not an ALTRES Staffing requirement.