Staff Accountant



The Bertelsmann Accounting Services is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join their team.


Main Responsibilities:


•  Maintain specific accounts in the general ledger (account analysis and bank reconciliations)

•  Government reporting (abandon property reporting)

•  Maintaining cash journals

•  Prepare 3rd party distribution statements

•  Prepare Ebook accruals (Data Warehouse/Business Objects)

•  Hurt Revenue reporting

•  Prepare summary schedules and journal entries for month end closing

•  Support month-end and year end close process

•  Assist with the preparation of annual forecasts and budgets

•  Other special projects as assigned




•BS Accounting or Finance


Professional experience / competencies / traits


•2+ years of working experience
•Strong analytical skills
•PC Proficiency to include MS EXCEL
•Fixed Asset Accounting
•Abandon property reporting
•Business Objects experience
•Self-starter with impeccable attention to detail
•Proactive and independent approach to work



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Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Maryland 

City: Westminster 

Postal Code: 21157 

Job ID: 114281


Date:  Jan 31, 2021

Westminster, MD, US, 21157

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

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