• Staff Accountant

    Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
    ID
    2018-1212
    Company Name
    Intersections Inc. / Corporate
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
  • Overview

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    Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ: INTX) is a leading provider of identity risk management, privacy protection and other subscription based services for consumers. Our core services monitor personal information for our consumers, aggregate it into digestible, consumer-friendly reports and alerts, and provide personalized education and support to help our customers understand their information and take the actions they deem appropriate. Since its business was founded in 1996, Intersections has protected the identities of more than 47 million consumers.

     

    We are seeking a Staff Accountant who will work with a team of accountants, treasury analysts, and financial reporting analysts with varied levels of responsibility. Preferably, the Staff Accountant has experience with reviewing or preparing corporate income tax provisions and income tax returns and is interested in continuing to learn and perform the corporate income tax function, as well as expanded learning opportunities in general accounting and financial reporting activities.  The Staff Accountant will be responsible for preparing assigned functions in accordance with SOX and U.S. GAAP for a public company including, but not limited to, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of tasks within the closing process, perform detailed account reconciliations on a monthly basis to the general ledger, and adhering to the overall internal control function for complex accounting transactions. We would like the candidate to effectively identify growth areas within our existing processes and offer recommendations for improvement. This unique opportunity for continued experience in corporate taxes and expansion into general and technical accounting is perfect for a driven candidate with high attention to detail who is well organized and interested in public company accounting experience. 

    Responsibilities

    • Assist with the corporate income tax function which includes reviewing and reconciling the quarterly and annual income tax provisions, preparing flux analysis on corporate tax accounts, proposing journal entries and reviewing federal and state income tax returns and workpapers
    • Assist with the closing process by independently preparing and analyzing accrual and other monthly journal entries
    • Perform detailed account reconciliations monthly and as needed
    • Update balance sheet analysis in Excel on a weekly basis and identify potential adjustments
    • Review invoices for proper GL account coding
    • Support annual audit process by preparing schedules
    • Assist with quarterly SEC filings by accurately preparing footnotes on a short timeline
    • Perform special projects as requested
    • Files journal entries and other documents
    • Other duties as assigned

     

     

    Qualifications

    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

    • Minimum 1 year of corporate tax accounting and general accounting experience
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Proficiency with Excel
    • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
    • MS Dynamics (Great Plains) or other automated accounting system experience a plus
    • Ability to compile and summarize data
    • Ability to solve problems independently
    • Must possess strong analytical and conceptual accounting skills
    • Strong attention to detail

     

     

     


     
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