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Staff Accountant 15894893

Washington, dc
Staff Accountant
Remote – candidates need to be in the DMV area as the client will be selecting office space soon; role will become hybrid at that point
$65-85k depending on experience

Unique opportunity to join a growing firm specializing in supporting high net worth families accounting functions like a “financial concierge.” Our client is bursting with new opportunities and therefore adding to their Accounting team. This Staff Accountant will report directly to the CFO whose expertise lies in mentoring staff, launching start-ups and setting the companies up for success as they grow. This is a great chance to start at the ground level and contribute to the overall success.  The ideal candidate will have 5 or more years of experience, a Bachelor’s degree in Business or Accounting, QuickBooks knowledge and enjoy a variety of tasks.

Staff Accountant Job Duties:
  • Maintain day-to-day operations and administrative duties, including, but not limited to, bank and credit card reconciliations, and Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Maintain General Ledger accounts, intercompany transactions, and month-end journal entries in QuickBooks
  • Assist with the preparation of year-end financials, sales and use tax, and forms 1096/1099
  • Preparation of tax workpapers and responses to requests for information from tax preparers
  • Support the day to day operations of the general ledger accounting processes and activities
  • Assist with monthly/ quarterly account transaction closing and cut-off date
  • Prepare journal entries
  • Set up wire transfers
  • Assist in overall client support, interface with clients’ advisors via phone and email

Staff Accountant Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Accounting
  • QuickBooks and MS Excel
  • Experience supporting high net worth individuals; accustomed to delivering a high level of client service
  • Team mentality—help others in the firm thrive
  • Excellent communication skills both in-person and via email
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and meticulous attention to detail


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