SelectQuote Insurance Services is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team. In this position you will work with a team of accountants in all operations to accurately record expenses and create monthly general ledger journal entries, in accordance with U.S. GAAP for the monthly close process. You will also support the accounting department in other capacities as needed. This individual should work with high intensity and integrity, possess intellectual curiosity, and demonstrate teamwork abilities and have a passion for excellence.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform several aspects of the month-end close process; prepare journal entries and supporting schedules
  • Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations (cash, prepaids, fixed assets, etc.)
  • Code and enter bills into NetSuite and send through the advanced workflows for approval and payment authorization
  • Create weekly ACH payment batch runs for bills that have been approved for payment
  • Implement recommendations to improve accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist with annual financial audit; prepare audit schedules and answer audit inquiries
  • Perform special projects and ad hoc analyses as needed
  • Review expense report coding and approvals through the Concur system

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of GAAP and accrual accounting
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Highly detail oriented
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Works well under pressure
  • Dependable and flexible

Training and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or other related fields
  • 1-2 years of accounting experience with public accounting experience preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Possess an advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Working knowledge of NetSuite and Concur a plus