Bass Pro Shops Staff Accountant in Springfield, Missouri

Position Summary:

Staff Accountant to assist in the accounting and reporting of financial information to management, and maintaining fixed asset property records, while assisting with the day-to-day office operations. Position reports to Accounting Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements for management;

  • Prepare month-end closing, bank reconciliation, and journal entries as necessary;

  • Prepare and maintain fixed asset book and tax schedules;

  • Prepare detailed monthly account analysis reports;

  • Assist in preparing budgets and forecasts;

  • Assist in processing various contracts;

  • Work in special projects as required.

Education Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required;

Skills, knowledge and abilities required for position:

  • Minimum 3 years accounting experience;

  • Ability to apply knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles;

  • Real estate property experience a plus;

  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision;

  • Strong planning and organizing skills;

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word;

  • Must be able to adapt to new and different computer programs and software to enable efficient data gathering and analysis;

  • Must have strong communication skills.