Staff Accountant - ISA

Confidential Company  •  Charlottesville, VA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/02/18 by Benjamin Workman
Confidential Company
Charlottesville, VA
5 - 7 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/02/18 Benjamin Workman

WorldStrides is seeking a Staff Accountant to become an integral part of Finance team by assisting in month-end and year-end closes, creating timely and accurate financialreports and statements, assisting withtax and treasury management and serving as a resource for accounting questions to management. The Senior Accountant role will work directly withInternational Studies Abroad (ISA), a division of WorldStrides. ISA is an innovative leader in the study abroad community. For over 30 years, ISA has been providing high-quality academic programs with excellent studentsupport at home and abroad.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Primary Functions:

 

  • Serve as corporate point of contact for ISA financial information and primary facilitator of ISA group foreign subsidiaries in the area of tax and treasury management.
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts for all ISA entities on a monthly basis
  • Perform bank account and expense report reconciliations
  • Participate in month-end close process
  • Prepare and enter journal entries, using NetSuite financial system
  • Collaborate with FP&A team on analysis of monthly financial statement details
  • Assist with statutory audits

Additional Responsibilities:

 

  • Assist Supervisor in all assignments, making sure that all members of the Finance Department have the proper resources and support
  • Lead and participate in projects as requested
  • Work extended hours during busy season as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • BA or BS in Accounting preferred; two to three years of previous accounting experiencepreferred.
  • Must have superior analytical and organizational skills.
  • Advanced Excel skills and working knowledge of other Microsoft applications such as Access and PowerPoint required.
  • Candidate must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks at once and meet stringent month-end deadlines.
  • Knowledge of NetSuite and Concur is preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Requiredexperience:

  • accounting: 5years
  • Auditing: 5years

Requirededucation:

  • Bachelor's

Job Location:

  • Charlottesville, VA

Required license or certification:

  • CPA
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