Staff Accountant

Job Description

Staff Accountant

We are currently looking for a detail oriented and entrepreneurial Staff Accountant. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for performing and reviewing several components of the accounting function, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and other transaction cycles. The ideal candidate will be personable, ambitious, and demonstrate the ability to think critically and self-manage. 

In addition, this role is responsible for the following tasks within the accounting department:

  • Provide support and assistance to the Accounting Manager where needed including, ad-hoc projects, workers compensation audits, and financial reviews and audits.
  • Assist in the review of accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, job costing, and payroll.
  • Perform sales tax remittance, payroll tax remittance, bank reconciliations, and fixed asset schedule maintenance.
  • Navigate accounting and technology systems to calculate and record depreciation, payroll, interest income and expense, prepaids, and accruals.

This position requires strong attention to detail. Prior experience in a contracting or a service company is a plus. Excellent computer skills, Excel and Word, are required. Flexibility to learn new computer systems and processes is key. Adaptable to changing routines and tasks. Associate or Bachelors degree in accounting or finance preferred, but not required. 2+ years of relevant accounting experience preferred, but not required. Potential for upward mobility.

This position will take direction from the Accounting Manager.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Competitive based on education and past experience.

Benefits: Yes

COVID-19 considerations: All Employees are required to wear masks, maintain social distancing, practice good hygiene and regularly clean and sanitize their work areas.

About Jensen's Plumbing & Heating

  • Jensen's has been in business for over 80 years and has talented and trained installers, technicians, pipefitters, and plumbers. Our team can reliably install, maintain, service and repair most every size and type of heating and air conditioning equipment including packaged equipment, chillers, and boilers as well as every plumbing-related job from bathroom faucets to community sewer systems with consistent, on-time quality workmanship. We are growing and expanding in the Chicagoland area!
  • We are committed to long-term relationships, communication, prompt response, progress and honesty. We let our quality speak for itself and are dedicated to doing the job right. Trust Jensen's to provide safe, comfortable environments.