Tech Data - US Accountant I in Clearwater, Florida

Assists in daily and monthly accounting processes. Completes various account analysis and/or account billings. Identifies researches and resolves items impacting the financial statements. Provides training and guidance to fellow team members and provides support to management.

  • Application of customer payments. Minimizing unapplied cash, overpayments and short payments.

  • Assists in the preparation of various account analyses and reconciliations Provides financial/analytical support to various departments Researches issues

  • Assists in the collection and dissemination of financial information

  • Complete all reconciliations, write-offs and reapplications provided by Credit.

  • Implements the daily cash process, including wire transfers, ACH and general ledger interface.

  • Reconcile all payments not applied through SAP.

  • Resolve any unapplied payments in a timely manner

  • Strictly follow the internal control policies and procedures.

  • Establishes and maintains good working relationships with internal and external contacts.

  • Provides accurate and timely reports and documents to internal and external customers as needed and in accordance with established Tech Data policies and procedures.

  • Identifies processes and procedures that could be improved to increase efficiency and/or eliminate redundancy, unnecessary or ineffective activities. Assists with special projects.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned

  • Meets attendance and punctuality standards

  • Required Educational: Associates degree minimum, Bachelors or above preferred

  • Approximately 1 - 5 years’ experience in Accounting. Manages smaller scale projects by tracking deadlines and collecting/organizing information

  • SAP knowledge

  • Strong, proficient Excel skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the entire Cash Application function

  • Ability to work with multiple ERP systems

  • Ability to respond in a constantly changing environment and remain calm under pressure

  • Established organizational and detail-oriented skills

  • Develops knowledge of resources necessary for guidance when applicable.

  • Identifies issues that require escalation and apply appropriate level of escalation.

  • Previous experience or advanced degree in specific job area or function; Identifies areas of risk and exposure and presents alternative solutions.

  • Assimilates research data from a variety of sources.

  • Analyzes and recommends appropriate courses of action to take.

  • Understands the impact of elements and processes as they relate to their functional area.

  • Knowledge and application of intermediate Excel

  • Good communication skills, attention to detail, adaptable to change, displays accuracy and timeliness, professionalism, teamwork, able to maintain confidential information

  • Problem Solving and self-starting thinking required for analysis, evaluation, creating, reasoning, and drawing conclusions/solutions

  • Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

Requisition Number: 2017-17106

Weekly Work Hours (# of hours): 40

Shift (8-5,11-8, 1st, 2nd, etc.): 8-5

Travel Required: None