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Staff Accountant – Entry Level - Wheeling Nailers (Wheeling · WV)

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Regional Economic Development Partnership (RED) and the Wheeling Nailers are in search of a Staff Accountant. RED is a local non profit economic development company located in Wheeling, WV.   RED is the parent company of the Wheeling Nailers hockey team, a member of the ECHL. 
Position Summary
This individual will report to the Finance Manager of RED and is responsible for traditional accounting assignments such as balance sheet reconciliations, journal entries, invoicing, accounts payable management and financial reporting including preparation and consolidation of the monthly financial statements and management reporting. Additionally, s/he will help coordinate the RED and the Wheeling Nailers budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis, treasury management, and special projects. S/he will provide strategic support to management including financial analysis, industry comparison and other projects requested by senior management.  

Tasks and responsibilities
  • Assist in accounts payable/receivable functions
  • Assist in preparation, coordination, and completion of financial statement audit procedures.
  • Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts, including reconciling bank accounts monthly.
  •  Assist with payroll administration.
  •  Communicate status of work and issues with seniors and managers.
Skills and requirements
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree.
  • Solid understanding of accounting, audit, and basis tax issues.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and organization.
  • Proficiency to Microsoft Office programs, QuickBooks or other accounting software.
  • Previous experience in general accounting is helpful.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.