Senior Finance Accountant - Remote Eligible

Eide Bailly LLP

Fargo, North Dakota

Date Posted July 10, 2024
Industry Finance
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Who We Are

Eide Bailly is one of the top 25 CPA and business advisory firms in the nation. We have over 40 offices in 15 states across the Midwest and western United States and offer our staff and Partners the opportunity to serve a variety of industries. Founded in 1917, our culture is the foundation of who we are, and we pride ourselves on supporting our employees to help them achieve their goals and pursue their interests both in the office and at home. At Eide Bailly we are passionate about the clients we serve, the work we do, and most importantly, having fun while we do it!

Why You'll Love Working Here

At Eide Bailly we believe respect is how to treat everyone, not just those you want to impress. Our culture focuses on collaboration to achieve career growth. We promote happy employees by making work/life balance a priority along with being actively involved in our communities. Our dedication to service can be seen through the Firm's decision to match charitable donations made by employees, as well as providing opportunities to volunteer throughout the year. Most importantly, we like to have fun! We offer a professional and fun work environment with frequent lunch and learns, socials, contests, outings and other events.

Typical Day in the Life

  • Maintaining the general ledger, ensuring accuracy and integrity of financial data.
  • Reviewing and verifying general ledger transactions to guarantee proper classification and coding.
  • Creating and posting journal entries, including recurring entries, intercompany entries, or adjusting entries with appropriate supporting documentation.
  • Completing month-end and year-end closing processes within established timeframes.
  • Performing general ledger reconciliations and bank account reconciliations and resolving any discrepancies.
  • Preparing financial statements and other supplemental financial reporting on a monthly or as-needed basis.
  • Performing financial statement analysis and provides relevant explanations for variances.
  • Participates in the annual budget process for the Firm: prepares schedules, updates data for individual reporting units, summarizes results.
  • Coordinating certificate of insurance requests
  • Reviewing contracts to ensure insurance requirements are within our policy limits. 
  • Tracking and accurately accounting for leases according to ASC 842.
  • Compiling necessary information for regulatory or other external audits.
  • Collecting financial information for benchmarking surveys or other business needs.
  • Supporting individual office operations by providing analysis and backing of financial data as needed.
  • Highlighting the impact of processes on financial reporting for the knowledge of other departments.
  • Completing other duties as assigned to support the Finance Department.
  • Creating and maintaining documentation of procedures and recommends changes for greater efficiencies.
  • Ensuring timely and accurate performance on assigned projects.
  • Maintaining compliance with project budgets, turnaround times, and deadlines.

Who You Are

  • You have an Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required; CPA license preferred. 
  • You have 5+ years of accounting experience required.
  • You have well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles. 
  • You can compile and analyze complex data.
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • You have the ability to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines by setting priorities with work projects.
  • You have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and clients.
  • You are proficient with computers, Microsoft Office (specifically Excel) and various software packages.
  • This position could be fully remote anywhere in the US.

Must be authorized to work in the United States now or in the future without visa sponsorship.

Benefits and Compensation

Our compensation philosophy emphasizes competitive and equitable pay. Eide Bailly complies with all local/state regulations regarding displaying salary ranges. Final compensation decisions are dependent upon factors such as geography, experience, education, skills, and internal equity.  

Salary Range: $63,000-$83,000 

Beyond base salary, Eide Bailly provides benefits such as: generous paid time off, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) profit sharing, life and disability insurance, lifestyle spending account, certification incentives, education assistance, and a referral program. For more information about our benefit offerings and other total rewards, visit our careers page. 

What to Expect Next

We'll be in touch! If you look like the right fit for our position, one of our recruiters will be reaching out to schedule a phone interview with you to learn more about your career interests and goals. In the meantime, we encourage you to check us out on FacebookTwitterInstagramLinkedIn or our About Us page.

Eide Bailly LLP is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

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