Job Posting: Staff Accountant

 

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.

 

Apply at:  jobs@dpsskis.com 

 

About DPS

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.