Quick Take: Axios is a new digital media company that tells you what matters and why to make you smarter, faster. We're hiring a Staff Accountant!
Why it Matters: We are looking for an accountant to help maintain our financial data and report it in a useful and easily digestible way. This person will prepare journal entries, assist with monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliations, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliations. They will also maintain payment schedules and ensure all procedures are in compliance with GAAP. A successful candidate will be extremely organized and detail savvy about their financial reporting.
The Details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Axios’ mission and will have the following skills:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures
Experience with account reconciliations and bookkeeping
Experience with Month End Close, financial reporting and budgeting
Advanced proficiency in Quickbooks, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel is preferred
Experience with implementation of ASC 606 is a plus
Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
Commuter and cell phone benefit
A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture