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Staff Accountant

 

Posted by DPS Skis on 03/19/2019


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Accounting

State: UT

City: Salt Lake City

Country: United States

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Job Type: Full Time

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Employee May Telecommute: No

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Job Description & Requirements

OVERVIEW

Become an integral team member in a dynamic and growing company. DPS brings a fifteen-year legacy of innovation, with a brand deeply rooted in the core of the sport, and products that are design and engineering obsessed. The Staff Accountant will assist with and manage the day-to-day accounting responsibilities for DPS. The accountant is expected to accurately manage and process the tactical accounting entries and reconciliations on a timely basis. This position also provides various support functions to the sales, operations, and fulfillment teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • General journal entries- record general journal entries as required
  • Accounts payable- accurately create vendor bills and record payments on a timely basis (i.e. daily)
  • Accounts receivable- create invoices and apply payments on a timely basis (i.e. daily)
  • Cash- record all activity in client's bank accounts in the accounting system on a timely basis (i.e. daily)
  • Reconcile all bank accounts as part of the monthly close process (i.e. no more than five days after month end)
  • Sales and use tax- calculate quarterly payments and file with state agencies
  • Assist controller as required with weekly reporting and month-end account reconciliations
  • Maintain general ledger and chart of accounts
  • Assist the controller with all monthly balance sheet and income statement account reconciliations
  • Suggest and implement operational best practices within the accounting and operations departments
  • Develop and manage financial controls in accordance with the company's procedures
  • Enter order requests for non-sales department's internal needs
  • Ensure item profiles in ERP are updated contain all currently available data
  • Track credit card payments, apply to invoices as orders ship, and generally assist with AR reconciliation
  • Create item UPC labels as new items are added
  • Assist operations and accounting departments with projects as they arise

REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge and understanding of the challenges and priorities of a young, entrepreneurial environment
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP
  • Familiarity with complex ERP-accounting system preferred (DPS uses IQMS)
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skill required (Bill.com and Expensify experience a plus)
  • Strong and verifiable technical accounting skills
  • Ability to analyze existing operations and recommend and implement policies, procedures, and systems
  • Impeccable communication and interpersonal skills

DEEPER

  • The preferred start date is: ASAP.
  • This job is located at DPS HQ in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.

Located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains in Salt Lake City, Utah, DPS designs the world's most advanced ski products by fusing space age carbon technology with groundbreaking shapes. DPS is responsible for the world's first and only pure pre-pregnated carbon fiber sandwich ski, the first 120mm-waisted powder pintail, the first rockered ski with sidecut, the Spoon - a convex three-dimensional shoveled ski with radical edge bevel and Phantom, a paradigm-shifting permanent, one time application environmentally friendly base-coating that eliminates the need for waxing skis and snowboards. DPS products are sold on five continents and are the trusted brand of choice for serious skiers worldwide.


About DPS Skis

Located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains in Salt Lake City, Utah, DPS designs the world’s most advanced ski products by fusing space-age carbon technology with groundbreaking shapes. DPS is responsible for the world’s first and only pure pre-pregnated carbon fiber sandwich ski, the first 120mm-waisted powder pintail, the first rockered ski with sidecut, the Spoon – a convex three-dimensional shoveled ski with radical edge bevel and Phantom, a paradigm-shifting permanent, one-time application environmentally friendly base-coating that eliminates the need for waxing skis and snowboards. DPS products are sold on five continents and are the trusted brand of choice for serious skiers worldwide.