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Staff Accountant

Schenectady, New York 12309
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STAFF ACCOUNTANT


JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Daily Gazette is seeking a motivated Staff Accountant to join our team. The Staff Accountant position will work closely with our line managers and operations staff to handle day-to-day accounting and have weekly access to the CFO and support other senior management in accounting related issues. The Daily Gazette is looking for a self-starter who is able to identify issues and formulate solutions with little guidance and is able to convey accounting concepts and principles to non-accounting people.


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Perform monthly, quarterly and annual accounting activities including period end financial closes, account and bank reconciliations, coordination and completion of annual audits, and assisting in cash management.
• Analyze and report on financial status including income statement variances, communicating financial results to management.
• Assist in budget preparation
• Improve accounting policies and procedures and initiate corrective actions when needed
• Oversee accounts payable and day to day cash management


POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
• 4 year college degree in accounting
• 3+ years accounting experience
• Extensive knowledge of US GAAP
• Advanced computer skills in MS Office and accounting software systems
• Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills
• CPA certification preferred but not required



Send resume and cover letter to:

popel@dailygazette.net



About The Daily Gazette:
The Daily Gazette is a family owned newspaper and has been in business for 125 years. The subscription count of The Daily Gazette has increased over the years and the company continues to grow. And looking forward to the next 125 years!

The Daily Gazette is an EOE.

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Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2019-11-16

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Staff Accountant

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