Staff Accountant

Veridian National Search - Fort Lauderdale, FL

Staff Accountant

$800M+ Education Management Organization —Fort Lauderdale, FL— $65-72K, no bonus

The Sizzle


  • Role is in the office full time for first 90 days, then WFH 2x per week
  • Targeting 1+ years of experience in general accounting
  • Minimal travel (5-10%)
  • 16 days PTO, 13-14 holidays, good benefits

Minimum Education & Experience


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting or related field
  • 1-3 years of experience in general accounting with demonstrated knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Proficiency in accounting software as well as Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepares monthly and quarterly financial statements for multiple entities, which includes the following:
    • Performs bank reconciliations
    • Prepares and posts required journal entries
    • Reviews & reconciles all balance sheet accounts
    • Prepares summary of significant events and budget variances
  • Prepares supporting documentation for financial statements including balance sheet schedules and other reconciliations.
  • Works closely with independent auditors during annual financial statement audit with preparing schedules and invoices, providing explanations of supporting materials and procedures, and preparing any other necessary data.
  • Posts accounts to the General Ledger including but not limited to the following:
    • Accounts Receivable
    • Cash Receipts
    • Accounts Payable
    • Cash Disbursements
    • Payroll
  • Maintains records of all financial documents with appropriate supporting material, update records as necessary.
    • Communicates with co-workers, management, clients, schools, and others in a courteous and professional manner.
    • Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, and instructions.
    • Provides support such as schedules, data, information, for the annual budget process.

Posted On: Wednesday, August 30, 2023

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