Senior Staff Accountant - Kansas City, MO in Kansas City, MO at CECO CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION

Date Posted: 10/1/2021

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Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career forward with an established industry leader? Join our teamat Ceco Concrete Construction! Ceco was founded in 1912 and has more than 100 years of experience serving the commercial construction markets, partnering with our clients to provide value to projects of varying scope and complexity.

We are currently in need of a Senior Accountant to work in our fast-paced construction environment. The position will report to the Controller with responsibilities supporting CECO's Operations Center based Finance and Accounting department.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepare schedules, reconciliations, and documentation for use in multiple sales tax filings for nationwide construction contractor.
  • Research and communicate sales tax matters to stakeholder throughout the organization.
  • Work with regionally based managers to obtain and renew required state and municipal business licenses.
  • Manage new vendor setup and maintenance requests.
  • Maintain and reconcile general ledger accounts along with other month end tasks, including intercompany cost allocations.
  • Review Accounts Payable invoices related to Freight, Fleet, and other key accounts.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field and/or equivalent exempt level work experience.
  • Strong analytical problem solver with the ability to accurately calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, and percentages.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook) and relevant accounting software experience.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • A minimum of five years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with sales tax concepts and practices.
  • Knowledge of Construction industry concepts and practices.
  • Experience with digital data imaging techniques and applications.

Ceco Concrete Construction is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.