Date Posted February 22, 2021
Industry Accounting
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Not Specified
Salary Not Specified

Description:

Senior Accountant

Senior Accountants can expect to handle communications with vendors and internal departments, prepare journal entries and financial reports, prepare and review account reconciliations and balances, assist with database and record maintenance, and perform other tasks to ensure Accounting Department operations are running smoothly. Candidates should be professional and courteous with strong time management, computer, and communication skills and a thorough understanding of accounting and financial principles.

Responsibilities

  • Perform various month-end close activities
  • Prepare journal entries
  • Complete balance sheet reconciliations and analysis
  • Perform expense account reviews and analysis
  • Day-to-day accounting tasks, including the maintenance and observance of transactions and the sub-ledger/general ledger
  • Perform basic office tasks, including answering phones, responding to emails, processing mail, filing, etc.
  • Respond appropriately to vendor and internal requests
  • Process checks, deposits, and bank statements
  • Run and distribute financial reports
  • Consolidate various accounting practices and provide data in a format consistent with audit standards
  • Support annual and recurring audits and related requests
  • Continuously evaluate accounting processes for improvement opportunities

Requirements

  • Four-year bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Minimum 5 years of general accounting experience
  • Understanding of U.S. GAAP
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Effective working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (including Excel, Outlook, and Word)
  • Ability to apply a broad range of accounting principles, practices, and procedures in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong knowledge of financial analysis (including balance sheet and P&L) and ability to apply financial theory and practices and provide analysis of accounts
  • Experience with databases, financial reports, and accounting software (Oracle preferred)
  • Team-oriented individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent critical thinking skills when analyzing account activity and assessing current business processes
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy and efficiency
  • Courteous, professional manner and strong customer service skills
  • Ability to perform filing and record keeping tasks
  • Data entry and word processing skills
  • Willingness to comply with all company, local, state, and federal financial regulations
  • Ethical behavior when dealing with sensitive financial information

Who We Are

Primo Water North America is America's favorite water, coffee and filtration solutions provider-reaching customers when, how and where they need water and creating customers for life by making better-for-you beverages easy.

One of North America's largest bottled water companies, we deliver safe, great-tasting water to homes, businesses and retail locations across the U.S. and Canada via 12 regional brands and three national brands - Alhambra, Canadian Springs, Crystal Rock, Crystal Springs, Deep Rock, Hinckley Springs, Kentwood Springs, Labrador Source, Mountain Valley Water, Mount Olympus, Nursery, Primo, Sierra Spring, Sparkletts and Vermont Pure.

In North America, we provide direct delivery to more than 1.6 million homes and business locations, and over 13,000 retail locations across 42 U.S. states and Canada, covering 90% of the U.S. population and 80% of the Canadian population. We are also proud to provide more than 22,000 water exchange and refill locations.

Please visit our website www.water.com for more information about Primo Water North America. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

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