Spark is looking for an Accountant to join our team! Spark is a leader in the tech industry providing Public Relations and Marketing service...
Spark is looking for an Accountant to join our team! Spark is a leader in the tech industry providing Public Relations and Marketing services to the world's best-known technology innovators-from blockchain and cryptocurrencies to SaaS to mobile apps and more.
The Accountant is responsible for providing vital accounting responsibilities and the financial management of a portfolio of clients. Specific duties include month-end close reconciliations and reporting, journal entries, account billing, payroll, payables and ad-hoc financial reporting. Main Responsibilities: Collaborate with the Senior Finance Manager with the monthly financial close by preparing account and bank reconciliations, entering journal entries, and creating financial reporting packages Partner with client teams and develop relationships to influence productive and accurate client financial management Process client invoices, and establish and maintain strong relationship with assigned customers. Lead collection efforts, if necessary, and monitor accounts receivable Prepare and process the semi-monthly payroll and corresponding journal entries Manage A/P, credit card reconciliations, and employee expense reports Ad-hoc projects as requested People Responsibilities: Strong interpersonal skills necessary to communicate with diverse groups agency-wide as well as those outside the team Requires little direction to meet ongoing deadlines Possesses strong organizational skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills Ability to stay focused and work in a fast-paced environment Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business preferred 3+ years professional experience in Finance or Accounting position Solid understanding of accounting concepts (debits/credits, accruals, revenue recognition) Public Relations/Advertising/Marketing experience is a plus Netsuite experience is a plus CORE COMPETENCY: Must embody the core Spark values: Accelerate - Demonstrates passion, drive and ambition Be real - Demonstrates authenticity, honesty, transparency and self-awareness Equality for all - Demonstrates collaboration and inclusiveness; is open to diverse personalities, learning styles, opinions and life experiences; empowers others Explore - Demonstrates innovation, courage and ability to take smart risks Sparkle - Demonstrates enthusiasm, optimism and grace under pressure
Spark is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age.