PDS Tech Inc Accountant III in Coppell, Texas
PDS Tech is seeking a Accountant III for an open position in Cypress Waters TX
6 Month Contract.
This position is responsible for the reconciliation of assigned general ledger accounts, the processing of assigned journal entries, completion of assigned tasks to facilitate periodic closing of the general ledger, and provision of customer service to internal and external constituencies. This person should be able to adapt to an evolving work environment recognizing changes and providing suggestions to handle arising issues.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
1.Completes assigned reconciliations accurately, completely and in the time frame required by corporate policies.
2.Processes and maintains assigned ad hoc or recurring journal entries in a timely and accurate manner.
3.Works with external audit firm to support timely completion of audits or compliance reporting.
4.Works with internal Financial Reporting personnel to support timely and accurate completion of monthly, quarterly and annual internal and external reporting.
5.Prepares and ensures accuracy and integrity of accounting and transactional records to ensure proper financial reporting.
6.Ensures that interfaces between ancillary systems and the general ledger are processed timely and accurately so that the affected assigned general ledger accounts are complete, accurate and properly classified.
7.Independently provides prompt, courteous and professional customer service to internal and external users of information provided by the Accounting department.
8.Independently reviews revenue and expense accounts for accuracy; determines proper accruals.
9.Assists in monthly preparations of financial statements, including an understanding of new accounts or issues.
10.Develops and maintains financial databases with servicing and / or collateral information.
11.Assists other departments with compiling information and reporting results and outages.
12.Analyzes financial information to develop efficient use of resources, propose procedures, or provide strategic recommendations to address business and financial problems and maintain solutions
13.Analyzes and advises on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
14.Prepares financial management reports
15.Trains new staff and mentors less experienced staff.
16.Leads ad-hoc projects, documents accounting processes and reviews light reconciliations.
17.Maintains Sox controls and departmental documentation.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
•Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred; industry experience preferred.
•CPA Certification preferred Extensive knowledge of GAAP required.
•Minimum of 4 years of Accounting experience in either public or staff accounting. (Directly-related industry experience preferred but not required).
PHYSICAL CONDITIONS/WORKING ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Individuals may need to sit or stand as needed; may require walking, primarily on a level surface, throughout the day; reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist or lifting as required to file documents or store materials; proper lifting techniques required; may include lifting up to 25 pounds for files or paper.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.