Staff Accountant I

J.B. Hunt Lowell , MA 01850

Posted 6 days ago

Job Opening ID:
00341444 Staff Accountant I (Open)

Job Title:

Staff Accountant I




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

The Staff Accountant is responsible for performing essential tasks related to the month-end accounting close of J.B. Hunt Transportation Services, Inc. (the Company) and other financial accounting related reporting, projects, and duties assigned.

Job Description:

Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Prepare monthly general ledger reconciliation and journal entries for assigned accounts.

  • Compiling and analyzing tax data and providing reports to management.

  • Preparing appropriate tax forms and instruments for filing with federal, state and local jurisdictions.

  • Researching and monitoring appropriate federal, state and local tax regulations and obligations.

  • Maintaining financial records in accordance with GAAP and organizational standards.

  • Creating and utilizing automated tools for the updating, analyzing and reporting of consolidated financial results.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Alteryx

  • Excellent Communication Skills



Work Experience:

"This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions."

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Staff Accountant I

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