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Staff Accountant - Longwood, FL in Longwood, FL at Sears Home Services

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 965204BR
Employing Entity: Sears Home Improvement Products, Inc.
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Finance/Accounting
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GENERAL SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the SHP Controller, the incumbent is responsible for accounting for various monthly accrued and deferred items. Review various general ledger accounts, prepare reconciliation worksheets and record corresponding general ledger entries, on a monthly basis. Assist with special projects and various duties to compile monthly financial statements. Maintain generally accepted accounting principals and assist with the formulation and implementation of accounting control procedures. SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY: • Responsible for month end close processes. • Responsible for various account reconciliations. • Responsible for sales and use tax returns. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES The incumbent maintains direct responsibility for: • Prepare reconciliation worksheets to tie the general ledger to the related detailed information. • Analyze various general ledger accounts and account for discrepancies. • Prepare worksheets and analyses for Management. • Review various contracts, agreements, and legal documents and properly account for them. The incumbent maintains indirect responsibility for: • Work with the staff in each accounting area to ensure proper accounting of all transactions. • Assist with the establishment and implementation of accounting control procedures. • Assist with preparing and revising the accounting manual. • Collect and compile all information needed during audits. • Assist with various tasks assigned by the Controller from time to time. • Perform other duties within Accounting Department as assigned.