Job ID: 203942462

Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
3 - 5 years
Bonus/Commission
Yes
Job Description

WorldStrides is seeking a Senior Accountant to become an integral part of the Finance team by preparing JEs and related materials for the month-end and year-end closes, creating timely and accurate accounting reporting, compiling management reports, providing variance analyses and serving as a resource for both accounting and general management.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • BA or BS in Accounting preferred. 
  • Four to five years of previous relevant accounting experience preferred.  
  • Must have good analytical and organizational skills. 
  • Advanced excel skills and working knowledge of other Microsoft applications such as Access and PowerPoint required.  
  • Database experience a plus. 
  • Candidate must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.  
  • Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks at once and meet stringent deadlines.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Primary Functions:

  • Monthly closing process
  • Prepare journal entries
  • Understanding of event costs
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts on a monthly basis
  • Perform bank account reconciliations
  • Variance analyses as needed
  • Ad hoc excel spreadsheet preparation
  • Provide process improvements through automation of manual processes

Additional Responsibilities: 

  • Additional responsibilities may be assigned
  • Work extended hours during busy season or on special projects as needed

 

WorldStrides is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

COMPANY OVERVIEW

WorldStrides

WorldStrides is the nation's largest and most respected accredited travel organization, helping 400,000 students travel each year to destinations in more than 100 countries. Our programs are marked by exceptional service, a superior safety record, and a personalized approach to educational travel that is unmatched in the field.

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Website:

http://www.worldstrides.org/careers

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