Staff Accountant | Greater Yellowstone Area


Full Time | Corporate
Job Title: Staff Accountant
Location: Victor, ID or Jackson, WY - Open to Remote
Reports to: Controller
Compensation: Commensurate with Experience

General Summary

At New West KnifeWorks, accurate and timely financial reporting is vital to our ability to make business decisions that benefit our future.  We are growing quickly, enhancing our accounting systems and processes, and need the right Staff Accountant to aid in our continued progress!  As part of this job, you’ll be asked to aid in the implementation of improved systems and processes to support NWKW's financial reporting efforts.  You will be our first fully dedicated staff accountant and will have the chance to continue your own professional development along an accounting and finance career path.   

Staff Accountant Attributes:

  1. 1-2+ years of accounting/bookkeeping experience
  2. Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  3. Lives and breathes nuance and attention to detail
  4. Reads FASB Standards for fun
  5. Enjoys routine and iterative improvement of routines
  6. Willingness to sit in the gray area that exists when contemplating complex puzzles
  7. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  8. Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
  9. A self described life-long learner

Essential Job Functions

  • Processes vendor invoices through payables system
  • Collects coding and enters credit card transactions into accounting software 
  • Performs monthly credit card reconciliations
  • Collects necessary documentation for new vendor approval
  • Performs daily sales reconciliations
  • Creates monthly sales and inventory journal entries
  • Works with the Controller and Human Resources to ensure that bi-weekly payroll is accurately integrated with the General Ledger
  • Assists the Controller with various monthly balance sheet reconciliations for certain accounts ensuring accuracy and completeness
  • Works with the Controller to implement new systems that impact current purchasing and payable or revenue and receivables processes
  • Documents current processes of work flow with an eye on identifying system and process constraints
  • Identifies and communicates any/all system and/or process constraints to the Controller in order to work towards improvement
  • Works with applicable NWKWs staff to aid in consistent coding of invoices and credit card charges
  • Assists Controller in communicating and training applicable NWKWs staff on larger changes to accounting systems and processes on an ongoing basis

To Apply
Email with resume as an attachment and cover letter in email body.

Location Info
Address | 7667 Lupine Lane, Victor ID 83455
Phone | 877.258.0100