Staff Accountant

Austin, TX, United States

The Staff Accountant’s primary responsibility will be the accurate and timely processing of payments for global events and corporate accounts payable on a daily basis.

Responsibilities Include (but are not limited to):

  • Creating and processing check and ACH payment batches
  • Investigate payment processing related issues
  • Answer accounts payable vendor and management inquiries
  • Assist in the monthly close process and annual external audit
  • Assist with the reconciliation of intercompany and prepaid accounts
  • Entering of journal entries and other general ledger reclasses
  • Process daily wire payments using online banking systems
  • Assist with employee T&E reimbursement process
  • Process vendor invoices

An ideal candidate will have most of the following:

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance with an Accounting concentration
  • Some Accounts Payable experience preferred
  • Highly detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills that drive professional interactions with GLG employees and vendors
  • Strong work ethic and desire to advance within the field of Accounting
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains preferred
  • Intermediate or advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel preferred

We seek bright, positive and flexible people who also:

  • Act with the highest integrity and professionalism in all their endeavors
  • Demonstrate the ability and initiative to handle increasing responsibility over time
  • Utilize superior analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Think creatively and focus on opportunities for growth, leading others to do the same
  • Express a strong desire to work on a team
  • Respond effectively to management direction and client needs

GLG also offers great perks:

  • Open PTO policy
  • Catered lunches weekly, stocked fridges, and complimentary barista bar
  • Casual dress code
  • Beautiful and modern office in downtown Austin, Texas

About GLG/Gerson Lehrman Group
GLG’s platform connects business to expertise for smarter, faster decisions. Our clients rely on GLG’s 650,000+ member-experts and 1,800 employees around the globe to provide 24/7 insight and exceptional service within a rigorous compliance framework. Visit www.glg.it.

Notes: GLG does not allow employees to trade public equities or debt. 

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Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (“GLG”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, religion, color, marital status, disability, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.