Staff Accountant in South Salt Lake, Utah - #64621 | VanderHouwen

South Salt Lake, Utah

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Job Id: 64621

Staff Accountant
Our client is looking for a Staff Accountant to join their team. Come join a unique industry with passionate employees that creates high quality products for customers across the country.

This is a hybrid role requiring qualified applicants to commute weekly to offices near South Salt Lake, Utah.

Staff Accountant Responsibilities

  • Support month-end close processes ensuring timeliness and accuracy.
  • Prepare journal entries and bank/merchant account reconciliations.
  • Process invoices and payment transactions.
  • Research and resolve accounting discrepancies.
  • Assist with sales tax accounting and tax return filing.
  • Ad-hoc reporting and inventory accounting support.

Staff Accountant Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business-related field required.
  • 1+ years of related accounting experience within a high-volume environment.
  • Prior experience with sales tax (multi-state, city, county), and merchant fee reconciliations.
  • Proficient with ERP systems (NetSuite highly preferred) and intermediate to advanced Excel skills (PivotTables, SUMIF, LOOKUP functions) required.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

Salary: $55k-$60k + Bonus (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible full-time employees and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, HSA, FSA, AD&D, life insurance, short and long-term disability, travel assistance benefits, product discounts, employee assistance plan (EAP), and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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