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Senior Staff Accountant
SES is a Company rich in culture whose mission is to help our customers succeed every day, on every job, which we accomplish with an unparalleled customer focus and experience.  If you are someone who consistently operates with integrity, have a curious spirit, are fun loving, respectful, and strive for excellence, then we want to talk to you!  SES is a customer centric organization committed to taking care of our customers "No Matter What".  Come explore whether the SES family is right for you!

The Senior Staff Accountant position will work in our Corporate office in Earth City, MO and will be responsible for preparing, maintaining and analyzing the financial records to track the Company's assets, liabilities, profit/loss and tax liabilities to enhance the accuracy of the Company's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles, applicable taxing jurisdictions and other related financial activities.  They will be a partner in reviewing current internal controls, strategizing for the future control environment, and reporting activities designed to mitigate risk.  SES as a company seeks to exceed in customer satisfaction, and this role will be integral in executing operational excellence that results in reduced friction for the customer. This person will report to the Accounting Manager and will assist in providing financial and analytical reports to corporate and regional management. 

Essential Functions:

Conducts monthly closing from journal entries through financial statements including, but not limited to, the following:
Maintain prepaid and accrual worksheets
Bank Reconciliations
Balance Sheet analysis and review
Income Statement analysis and review
Support the transaction-processing operations accounting needs and help with internal controls in these areas (i.e.: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Inventory)
Understand underlying nature of business transactions and how they flow to general ledger
Review complex financial accounting work processes, systems, and procedures for efficient workflow and conformity with accounting principles
Reviews the internal controls and security of all automated accounting applications to ensure conformity with auditing standards
Promotes interdepartmental communication and collaboration for the benefit of information flow between relevant stakeholders regarding accounting and corresponding internal controls around financial reporting
Assist with preparation of corporate filings, sales tax returns, property tax filings, and other compliance-related matters
Maintain knowledge of acceptable accounting practices and procedures for both book and tax purposes
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related projects as needed. Supports organizational goals.
Comply with any reasonable management/executive request

Competencies: (as required or needed for position) Examples listed below

Oral and Written Comprehension
Oral and Written Expression
Organizational skills and attention to detail
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Willingness to strategize and implement change that supports both our customers and stakeholders
Thorough understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
Business Acumen
Customer Focus
Project Management
Strategic Thinking
Negotiation Skills
Possess ability to work collaboratively and autonomously
Honesty, high personal ethics and integrity
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Suite of products and relevant ERP and accounting/tax software
Travel and weekend work will be required (up to 10%)
Position: Senior Staff Accountant
Organization: Security Equipment Supply
Location: Earth City,  MO 
United States
Posting Start Date: 11/15/2019
Date Posted: 11/15/2019
Requirements Minimum of 3 years experience in senior accounting role
Bachelors Degree in Finance, CPA certification preferred
Experience working in a B2B environment desirable
Status: This listing expires on: 12/15/2019
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Organization Information
Security Equipment Supply
3467 Rider Trail

Earth City,  MO 63045
United States
(314) 298-4106
JoAnna Spencer