Staff Accountant

Park City, Utah, United States Full-time

Banjo is seeking a reliable and enthusiastic Staff Accountant to join our team in Kimball Junction (Park City), UT! 

Most companies have a mission statement. Banjo has a mission: To save lives and reduce human suffering by using Artificial Intelligence ethically to get key public safety and incident response resources live, validated information so they can make better decisions, faster. 

Banjo is the world’s first Live-Time™ Intelligence platform that gives decision-makers the ability to know important information now, to understand what is happening live, anywhere. With Banjo you know more, so you can do more. Imagine how our world will change when public safety personnel knows exactly what is happening, where it is happening, the moment it happens.

Fast-growing private SaaS company is seeking a dynamic and engaging accounting professional to help run its accounting and reporting function. 

Banjo is looking for an experienced, reliable and dynamic individual to maintain and execute a variety of financial procedures, including month-end and year-end closings, accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger entries and bank reconciliations.  If you love predictability and routine, this job isn’t for you. If you crave a challenge, then we have a position in which you may be interested. You will report to Banjo’s Controller.

RESPONSIBILITIES / DUTIES: 

  • Prepare journal entries and other accounting-related entries to various registers, journals, and logs
  • Support accounts payable activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry
  • Maintain Accounts Receivable sub-ledger and contact customers to facilitate timely collections
  • Communicate with customers about billing discrepancies and questions; engage management regarding any AR problems identified
  • Maintain accounting ledgers as required
  • Audit ledgers to ensure they contain the correct information, such as billing addresses and invoice numbers
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations
  • Regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Follow Banjo’s established accounting processes
  • Provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions
  • Prepare documentation for external auditors

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • 2+ years’ experience in accounting or related field
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications (especially Excel), Google Sheet and Google Docs
  • Experience using a mid-market ERP / GL application (preferably NetSuite)

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills; Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to read and understand accounting standards & policies, accounting documents, and financial reports
  • Well-organized

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Periodic weekend or evening work is expected.  At certain times of the year – such as quarter-end and year-end reporting periods, may be required to put in extra hours to meet important deadlines.

The employee is occasionally required to travel unless otherwise specified in the job description.

NOTICE

At Banjo, we value inclusion and embrace diversity. Banjo is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Banjo prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, nationality, citizenship, age, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or any other unlawful consideration. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.