Great Accountant Wanted!
We're looking for a skilled, enthusiastic accounting team player who wants to be the heartbeat of a dynamic family-owned business in the Staff Accountant role at our Bear Lake home office.
Why Blarney Castle? We’re the heartbeat of retail C-Store operations in Michigan! We’re family-owned and have grown up in Michigan since our founding in 1933. Today we’re delighted to have over 1,400 smart, experienced and fun team members across the state, all with one purpose in mind – building great customer experiences one person at a time. You can be a large part of that success by joining our team in this role! You’ll love working at our picturesque home office near the shores of beautiful Bear Lake, Michigan and have the opportunity to live in one of the highest quality of life areas in the U.S. Our offices not only come with a beautiful view, but we have an onsite fitness facility and that special sense of family that comes with life in northern Michigan. Already live here? Great, come join the family!
Your Role As our new Staff Accountant you’ll be responsible for many of the activities you might expect with this role such as working with balance sheet accounts, posting, journal entries, taxes, reconciliation, closing, and working with external auditors. Here’s really cool part. This role is also a key process evaluator and change driver within the team! You can expect a process improvement focus within the role, which as you know is a great opportunity to display your abilities and future growth potential. You’ll also be a part of a compact team that is supportive and works well together, so be prepared to work with a great group of people who are focused on helping one another. Interested? We can’t wait to meet you, let’s chat!
Do We Have Benefits? You bet! Our team members enjoy insurances including Medical & Prescription plan coverages, FSA, HSA, Dental, Vision, Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurances, Hospitalization, Accident and Critical Illness. We also offer PTO, 401(k) Plan options including an employer match, Tuition Assistance Programs, Employee Assistance Plan, Identity Theft Protection, and Home Heating Discounts.
Your Skills You should demonstrate at least two years of previous accounting experience, including an understanding of accounting and corporate financial principles and processes. An understanding of GAAP is also important. We’d prefer to see a bachelor’s degree in accounting or closely related field, but could consider other education credentials for the right candidate. Finally, we’re seeking that special candidate who can demonstrate a great combination of positive, progressive thinking and uncommon common sense in abundance! You should be a natural change agent with strong analytical skills, who has the drive to develop both you and the organization.
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