Accountant

Location: Atlanta, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $57,000.00 - $67,000.00
Date: 4/10/2019
Job ID: 02665967
Job Description
Our client, an international software company, is a market leader in their sector and is Private Equity backed. 
The organization is looking to add 2 general accountants that will touch all areas of of accounting. Reporting to the
Assistant Controller, the Accountant position offers the opportunity to work in a high paced, growth oriented private equity
backed company.

This role will focus on payroll, expense report review, reimbursement and related
journal entries, plus financial analysis and process improvement. Success will require a
hands-on accountant with excellent communication skills, and an effective team player.

Responsibilities
• Collaborate with Assistant Controller to develop key priorities, strategies and processes
• Partner with HR and senior management to manage and communicate employee changes
• Manage and direct daily operations of payroll and expense reporting 
• Lead various external organizations that are responsible for international payroll processing
• Prepare journal entries and update related reconciliations
• Support corporate growth by recommending alternative approaches, system enhancements, and automations to further improve the process
• Partner with the senior management team to develop accurate expense forecasts

Requirements
• Bachelors degree required
• 3-6 years of accounting related experience and
• Software industry experience preferred
• Payroll expense experience preferred

Skills and Abilities
• Ability to form relationships with employees and management that enables Accounting to be
seen as a business partner
• Highly analytical, strategic thinker, prepared to manage and problem solve in a constructive
manner
• Must have a critical eye for accuracy, data integrity, process issues and improvements
• Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and oral) and leadership skills