Accountant 1 (141-1)

Accounting and Finance

Lower Gwynedd, PA
ID: 141-1

Chapel Steel is currently seeking a qualified candidate to join our accounting team! As a General Ledger Accountant, you will be responsible for handling and supporting our accounting department with day to day accounting duties. You should possess 0-5 years of general ledger and trial balance experience. We are currently working remotely, but require in-office work every Thursday. If you are interested in starting your career in Accounting , then this role is perfect for you!

Job Function

  • Prepares and enter monthly journal entries.
  • Prepares sales tax filings.
  • Ensures monthly journal entries are accurate and recorded timely by verifying that journal entries agree to all supporting documentation.
  • Produces various system and internal reports for management review and/or inclusion in account reconciliations/journal entries.
  • Prepares various general ledger account reconciliations, account analysis, and supporting schedules, ensuring that all reconciling items are adequately explained.
  • Prepares monthly bank and cash receipts reconciliation packages including deposits and cash receipt postings.
  • Reviews cost reconciliation reports for possible inventory costing issues and aged payables.
  • Records/tracks day to day transactions (banking, payroll, sales) for purposes of monthly reporting activities.
  • Reconciles and reviews banking transactions including cash deposits, incoming wires, and credit card transactions.
  • Enters into and maintains fixed asset purchases and leases into the company’s sub-ledger system(s).
  • Adheres to prescribed policies, procedures and internal controls
  • Interfaces regularly with others within the department and accounting, clerical and operations personnel in other locations, departments and constituents outside the company.
  • Assists with the weekly cash disbursement check runs.
  • Responsible for adhering to safety processes and protocols.
  • All other duties and responsibilities assigned by management.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting required
  • Understanding of basic Accounting concepts and principles required.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required. 
  • High level of interpersonal skills and ability to initiate and maintain cooperative relationships with co-workers required.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills required.
  • Ability to make sound decisions based on a combination of factors including analysis, knowledge and experience, and judgment required.
  • Strong computer proficiency and working knowledge of Microsoft applications, particularly Microsoft Excel required.

Required Experience

  • 0-5 years of relevant experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities required.

This position is located at 590 Bethlehem Pike, Lower Gwynedd, PA. View the Google Map in full screen.