Staff Accountant (New Graduate) - Kansas City, MO in Kansas City, MO at Ceco Concrete Construction, LLC

Date Posted: 1/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Experience:
    Greater than 15 years
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Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career forward with an established industry leader? Join our team at 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.   This position will report directly to the Assistant Controller and will work out of our Corporate Office located in Kansas City, Missouri supporting over 20 business units across the United States. The ideal candidate will possess a desire to advance their career in a fast-paced growing company.  

Primary Responsibilities
  • Assists with maintaining the general ledger system, including preparing adjusting journal entries and account reconciliations.
  • Manage and maintain vendor systems related to company fleet fuel cards and freight.
  • Supports accounts payable as needed to voucher invoices and help maintain vendor records.
  • Participate in internal business unit audits, requiring minimal travel.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related assignments as needed.
  • Supports execution of process improvement initiatives within the organization.
  • Researches accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Assists with internal control evaluations.
  • Perform special projects and completes all other duties as assigned or requested for the general support of the organization.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
  • Highly developed mathematical, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills – interpersonal, written and verbal.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently.
  • Invested in the continual learning of company operations and practices with eye toward continuing improvement.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) with a heavy emphasis on Excel.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and function in fast paced environment.
  • Strong analytical problem-solving skills with the ability to accurately calculate figures and overcome obstacles with sound critical thinking solutions.
      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.   #ceco# #cb#