Club Staff Accountant

Myrtle Beach, SC, US

Corporate HQ

Corp-Accounting

We are looking for a staff accountant to join our team for day-to-day accounting activities. The ideal candidate should enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where creative thinking, problem solving, analysis, efficiency, and initiative are required. The successful candidate should be a team-player, excellent communicator and be able to multitask while maintaining a high regard for the details. Adaptability and positivity are key qualities to be successful in this role.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Learn month-end close process and assist staff and management throughout close process
  • Prepare general ledger entries in accordance with GAAP
  • Prepare detailed account reconciliations by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system, external reports, and various corporate departments
  • Assist with documentation of business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls and standard operating procedures
  • Analyze information and options by developing spreadsheets and other ad hoc reports as needed
  • Develop and implement accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes.
  • Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
  • Assist Management with system implementations and testing
  • Assist with year-end audit preparation and documentation
  • Liaison with Finance Department personnel and other teammates as necessary
  • All other duties as requested

Job Requirements

Education, Essential Training / Certifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 2-5 years’ experience in accounting field, preferably in a Corporate Accounting setting.
  • At least 1 year of demonstrated automated general ledger accounting experience.
  • At least 1 year of intermediate level experience with spreadsheet applications.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of SFAS rules
  • Knowledge of Sage 500 desirable
  • Intermediate proficiency in applications of word processing, accounting, and spreadsheet software
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Time management skills
  • Demonstrate initiative in understanding process flows and internal controls
  • Self-motivated to learn, discover, improve, and grow
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment that promotes inclusiveness and communication among team members.
  • Maintain confidentiality