Staff Cash Accountant in Kennesaw, GA at The Pep Boys-Manny Moe & Jack

Date Posted: 7/14/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Icahn Automotive Group LLC (Icahn Automotive) was formed by its parent, Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP), to invest in and operate businesses involved in aftermarket parts distribution and service. Our businesses have a singular focus: provide premium automotive parts and services at a great value. The businesses of Icahn Automotive today consist of Pep Boys® automotive aftermarket retail and service chain, Auto Plus® automotive aftermarket parts distributor, Precision Tune Auto Care® owned and franchised automotive service centers, and AAMCO Total Auto Care franchised service centers. The businesses of Icahn Automotive total over 22,000 employees, over 2,000 company-owned and franchise locations and 25 distribution centers throughout the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

Position Summary
The Staff Accountant will support the revenue, accounts receivable and cash reconciliation workstream within the corporate accounting area. The position will be responsible for daily, monthly and quarterly activities within the workstream to ensure that company books and records are accurate.

Duties & Responsibilities

* Perform daily activities related to cash compliance in company retail locations
* Prepare monthly bank account reconciliations, other balance sheet reconciliations and all associated journal entries as part of month-end ledger close
* Work with both internal and external auditors as part of SOX compliance and regular audit activities
* Work on special projects within the department as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

* Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance is required
* 1 year of accounting experience is required
* Accounting experience in retail is preferred
* Accounting certification such as CMA or CPA is a plus
* Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel is required
* Experience with accounting software
* Experience with SAP is preferred
* Solid knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, laws and regulations
* Strong general ledger and account reconciliation skills
* Excellent analytical skills and ability to manage large amounts of data
* Attention to detail
* Team management skills
* Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines

Physical Demands/Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Physical Demands

* Repetitive movement of hands and fingers, typing or writing
* Occasional standing and walking
* Talk and hear
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