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Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

Job ID 
2017-4236
# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
US-FL-Sarasota (Corporate Office)
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Category 
Accounting/Finance

More information about this job

Overview

Dental Care Alliance, one of the Top 50 growth companies on Florida's Gulf Coast, continues to add to its Finance Department at its Lakewood Ranch, Florida location. DCA now operates 280 dental offices across 13 states from its corporate headquarters.
 
We are seeking a Staff Accountant to be responsible for the preparation and review of financial statements of multiple dental office locations and help to create efficiencies in a fast growing environment. This individual should have the ability to perform journal entries, account reconciliations, and analysis of financial transactions. This individual will work with colleagues in multiple departments on reporting results to Regional and Corporate management.  

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/OBJECTIVES
- Prepare and analyze office and regional financial statements and budgets
- Prepare journal entries and maintain supporting records
- Prepare Account Reconciliations for multiple accounts and locations
- Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
- Provides detail analyses and explanations for all transactions
- Maintain supporting work papers for internal and external audits
- Develops and implements efficient accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes
- Communicate with Office Managers and Regional Management on financial results and policies/procedures
- Construct ad-doc reports and assist with projects as needed
 
ATTRIBUTES OF A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:
- Strong computer and business solution software skills
- Good communication skills for communicating with support personnel and management
- Strong analytical skills for researching and identifying discrepancies

Qualifications

 
REQUIRED CREDENTIALS/SKILLS:
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
- 3 years of Accounting experience
- Proficiency in Excel, Word, and other Microsoft Office Tools
- Working knowledge of accounting standards and principles
- Ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment
- Strong analytical skills for researching and identifying discrepancies
- Experience working with accounting software, (Great Plains is a plus)
 
 
 
 
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