Accountant

POSITION TITLE: Accountant
TEAM: ACC, General
LOCATION: Cerritos, CA (Headquarters)
ACCOUNTABLE TO: Team Lead
CLASSIFICATION: Full time, non-exempt

 

PURPOSE:

The Accountant’s primary purpose is to contribute to the goals of the organization by servicing our
growing client base in preparing, maintaining, and analyzing financial data.
This role is an ideal fit for someone who excels in processing numerical data, is fanatical about the
details, and enjoys supporting clients and senior staff members in accounting tasks. Our most successful
Accountants are true believers in keeping things orderly and compliant and they maintain a well-
organized yet adaptable work style.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide support on accounting and tax filing services for various types of businesses including
    private, public, government and non-profit organizations
  • Perform bank account reconciliations and account analysis
  • Reconcile and maintain balance sheet and P&L accounts, including preparation of journal entries
    and other G/L operations
  • Support budgeting and forecasting actions
  • Process month-end closing and assist in preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Assist clients with accounts receivable, accounts payable, and payroll administration activities
  • Support CPAs in preparing and coordinating attestation and auditing services
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
  • Compile data and prepare/update systems, spreadsheets and various reports
  • Build client relationships and maintain a smooth working engagement
  • Participate fully in meetings, trainings and team building events
  • Adhere to the concept of team, aligning to and supporting the firm’s vision, mission, goals and
    core values
  • Additional responsibilities, as directed by leadership

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Accounting or related field

  • 0-5 years’ experience in Accounting

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    Extremely accurate and thorough

  • Knowledge of and proficiency in relevant accounting software

  • Knowledge of accounting and financial principles, practices and reporting

  • Strong project management and multitasking skills

  • Highly organized and able to prioritize and plan efficiently

  • Commitment to continuous learning

TYPICAL HIRING PROCESS:

  • Phone Interview
  • Face to Face Interview with Direct Supervisor
  • Face to Face Interview with additional Team Members
  • Reference Check

Please send resume with cover letter, writing sample and at least three professional references to aira.asencion@chugh.com.