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Job Title: Accounting Analyst

Company: Clark Associates, Inc.

The Clark Associates companies is looking for an Accounting Analyst to join our growing company. This position reports directly to the Controller and will play an integral part in developing and maintaining new accounting processes, as well as developing reports to assist management in identifying cost saving and money generating opportunities. A high level of involvement with the month-end close process is also expected.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all banking activity has been correctly recorded in the general ledger
  • Understand intercompany billings and make recommendations to improve efficiency and organization
  • Completing of reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare and review journal entries as needed
  • Assist with month-end close activities
    • Including scrubbing the trial balance
    • Explaining variances
    • Preparation of reports used to assist with month-end close
  • Assist in inventory analysis for various entities
  • Create new tools for increased effectiveness and efficiency
  • Report and provide analysis on financial results
  • Assist with the integration and improvement of a new ERP system
  • Assist with developing additional reports to support financial statements
  • Assist with special projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal skills to work with internal and external customers
  • Driven, self-motivated with desire to learn
  • Think critically and work to improve efficiency
  • Ability to work independently as well as within a team
  • Possess strong MS Excel and MS Access skills
  • Able to work accurately at a fast pace
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business required
  • 1-2 years of professional accounting experience preferred

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, medical/dental insurance, wellness programs, gym membership reimbursement, and a 401k with company match.

Our Lancaster headquarters features an on-site fitness center, and an on-site café allowing employees the chance to enjoy fresh, healthy meals without leaving the office! Clark Associates often rewards our hardworking employees with fun events and perks to show our appreciation for their dedication and purposeful work towards our company growth — catered holiday meals, bringing in popular food trucks, and team building events are just a few things we do to promote an enjoyable, positive work environment for everyone. If you’re ready for a challenge and have the ambition to succeed in a fast paced and growing industry, we’d love to discuss the Accounting Analyst position with you!