Job Title: Cincinnati – Staff Accountant
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Hiring Company: FirstGroup plc
Responsibilities:* Prepares income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports.* Analyzes financial reports and records, making recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures.* Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.* Analyzes trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.* Reports the company’s finances to management, offering suggestions about resource utilization, tax strategies, and assumptions underlying budget forecasts.* Prepares journal entries as needed.* Conducts special studies and develops or recommends accounting methods and procedures.* Coordinates accounting matters with other departments, locations, and divisions.* Reconciles assigned accounts and calculates depreciation/amortization expenses.* Reports actuals and forecasts to UK monthly.* Prepares and distributes monthly Financial Books.* May assist with training and mentoring Accountants and Staff AccountantsExperience & Skills Required:* 5-8 years of related experience.* Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting* CPA preferred* Thorough knowledge of accounting practices and procedures.* Ability to work under very limited supervision with positive results.* Experience with MS Office products and accounting software preferred.* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.* Strong ability to perform and manage multiple projects at the same time.* Ability to manage and organize work assignments, styles, and relationships with several respective managers.FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.