Staff Accountant Staff Accountant …

Cliftonlarsonallen
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Cliftonlarsonallen
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Competitive
Staff Accountant
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CLA is searching for a Staff Accountant to join our Outsourced Accounting team in our Dallas, TX office.

Outsourcing is a key strategic growth area of the firm, and the individual in this role will have the unique opportunity to work with the practice CFO to help build this business from the ground up. The candidate should possess an entrepreneurial mindset whereby s/he can identify opportunities to help clients achieve their own objectives. In addition, s/he should be passionate about being part of CLAs growth strategy by helping build a robust and efficient outsourcing practice. This position will be part of a progressive, flexible work environment that allows s/he to shape their own career as the outsourcing practice grows.

You might be wondering "what is outsourcing?"

CLAs outsourcing practice provides customized short and long-term finance and accounting services to our clients so they can focus on managing their organizations. In this role, you will support a variety of accounting functions for our clients including processing transactions, completing account reconciliations and financial statements, and support our clients accounting function.

Now you're thinking "is this a contract position"?

No! Our team members who work in our Outsourced Accounting practice are regular full time employees of CLA. This role is not temporary or project based. We have large client base whom we provide ongoing accounting support for and we are growing!

Job Description:

  • Ability to identify client issues concerning generally accepted accounting principles (FASB / SFAS), specifically related to particular industry.
  • Complete account reconciliations, such as bank reconciliations, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and other balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepare financial statements and required work papers to support the financial statements.
  • Process transactions which may include: accounts payable/cash disbursements processing, accounts receivable/cash receipts processing and payroll processing/coordination.
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the financial operations of industry specific engagements/clients (i.e. retail, technology, manufacturing, etc.) and produce management reports that analyze business performance.

Education/Experience:

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting or related field preferred.
  • Proficiency and aptitude for applicable software (Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.).
  • Develop and maintain a thorough working knowledge of accounting software packages. QuickBooks experience strongly desired.
  • Multiple industry experience a plus
  • Ability to travel to local client sites in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area

Skills/Knowledge:

  • Strong organization skills/goal orientation/self-motivation.
  • Ability to handle pressure in a positive professional manner.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Communication is clear, concise, and considerate of the needs of others.
  • Works cooperatively with others and values the different contributions people make.
  • Focus efforts on managing work and key client relationships to exceed client expectations.

CLA exists to create opportunities for our people, our clients, and our communities.  We are a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer .  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
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Posted 2 Days AgoFull timeR2188

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing and public accounting capabilities to help enhance our clients enterprise value and assist them in growing and managing their related personal assets all the way from startup to succession and beyond. Our professionals are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 5,000 people and 100 US locations, and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. For more information, visit CLAconnect.com. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.

We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.

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CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 

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