Staff Accountant

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-310164
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 09/21/2020
    • Years of Experience: 3+
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Job Description

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

To develop, implement and maintain one or more accounting systems including General Ledger, Fixed Assets, LeaseQuery, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and Payroll.

 

 ESSENTIAL JOB FUNUCTIONS:

  • Responsible for performing month-end closing processes.
  • Responsible for performing all general ledger accounting transactions including integration with subsidiary ledgers.
  • Responsible for monthly reconciliations/analysis of general ledger accounts. 
  • Responsible to maintain as required the Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Payroll functions.
  • Maintaining all fixed asset transactions and accounting using FAS system. 
  • Maintains all company leases in LeaseQuery system in accordance with company guidelines.
  • Reviews and interprets financial reporting requirements, rules and regulations.
  • Assist in preparation of quarterly and year-end tax and audit schedules, including responses to all Internal/External and Government audit requests.
  • Maintains financial security by following Kratos SOX internal controls including maintaining Accounting policies and procedures to ensure compliance.

Other Job Functions

  • Other duties may be assigned.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:  

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

 

Experience and Skills

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:   

Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information.

Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors.

Ability to interAbility to adhere to workplace rules.

act appropriately with the public when necessary.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

BS/BA degree in accounting/finance preferred.

3-5 years of related experience in accounting, preferably in a manufacturing environment.

Must be highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.

Government contract/accounting experience a plus

Advanced knowledge of complex accounting principles.

 

WORK ENVIROMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Office environment.

Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time.

Ability to perform repetitive motion.

Ability to lift  up to 10 pounds.