SMX Staff Accountant (1942) in Des Moines, Iowa
Staff Accountant (1942)at SMX(View all jobs) (https://www.smxtech.com/careers/)
SMX is seeking a Staff Accountant to join our growing team! This position is 100% remote.
As a Staff Accountant you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment supporting enterprise-wide initiatives for a middle-market government contracting company. The successful candidate will support the General Ledger function. This position will report to the General Ledger Manager who oversees the day-to-day accounting activities.
Specific duties for the Staff Accountant will include but are not limited to:
Preparing journal entries
Performing month end close tasks
Monitoring and tracking daily cash activity
Entering cash receipts in Costpoint
Preparing and supporting account reconciliations
Researching and resolving vendor invoice and payment issues
Supporting the preparation and filing of tax schedules, business licenses and permits
Assisting with external audit requests
Maintaining Vendor W9 files and preparing/mailing annual 1099’s
Creating new vendors in Costpoint
Supporting team on ad hoc requests
Required Skills and Experience:
Clearance Required: None. US Citizenship required for work under DoD contracts.
At least two years’ experience in accounting for government contractor
Proficient in Microsoft Excel
Advanced organizational skills, time management and flexibility
A strong attention to detail
Proactive learning ability, a strong work ethic, and a high level of personal integrity
Strong oral and written communication skills
Experience in accounting operations in Commercial, State, Local, Educational as well as Federal Markets
Knowledge of state filing process
Experience working in multi-entity environment and intercompany payables
Experience with Costpoint 8.0
BS in Accounting, or pursuing an accounting degree desired
Our tradition of delivering innovative, technical solutions dates back to 1995, however, you may know us better by one of our legacy company names: Trident Technologies, Smartronix, Datastrong or C2S Consulting Group. With the support of OceanSound Partners, our private equity investment sponsor, we began operating as one business starting in 2019 and became SMX in 2021. We operate in close proximity to our clients around the globe and have core locations in Alabama, California, DC Metro, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland, and Massachusetts.
Today, as SMX, we are one team and together empower government and commercial enterprises to become more effective, innovative, and resilient, no matter what challenges they face.
SMX is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability status, protected veteran status, race, color, age, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or genetic information. Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation. SMX is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Vaccination within 60-days of hire, or an approved accommodation, is a requirement of the position per Executive Order 14042 (unless precluded by State law). If a candidate is not vaccinated, they may request an accommodation once offered the position, and the accommodation must be granted prior to the employee starting in the position. Candidate will have 60 days to get vaccinated.
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