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Corporate Accountant in Norfolk, VA at PRA Group

Date Posted: 6/17/2018

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Job Description

We invite you to explore a future with us at PRA Group, a diverse and growing company that has a tangible impact on the global economy.

Position Summary: 

Responsible for assisting in the preparation and reconciliation of financial statements. Performs a variety of duties in order to support senior management and adhere to production
  • Responsible for performing G/L and bank reconciliations as assigned, accounting process improvements, conversion support, documentation of billing to buyers, etc.
  • Oversee/coordinate/manage aspects of the monthly close process.
  • Perform general ledger reconciliation and resolve discrepancies and problems.
  • Assist in preparation of financial statements: ensure the accuracy of the financials and audit / tax preparation. 
  • Compile reports to show statistics such as cash receipts and expenditures, accounts payable, profit and loss and other items pertinent to operation of business.
  • Assists with internal audit procedures as needed.
  • Assist in the preparation of audit work papers.
  • Ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley is maintained for responsible areas.
  • Utilize understanding of accounting guidance and principals to independently resolve accounting issues, make informed decisions and provide recommendations to management with minimal guidance.
  • Assist in monthly closings and special projects, as required.
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations and company policies across areas of organizational responsibility

Professional Experience/Qualifications:           

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or the equivalent amount of experience required.
  • One to three years related experience required.
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and / or ability required. 
  • Strong computer skills required.  Must demonstrate intermediate knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook. Possess / develop working knowledge of the Company’s accounting and other systems. 
  • Must be able to multi-task. 
  • Must be able to research tax and accounting information on the internet. 
  • Must be able to ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and company policies across areas of organizational responsibility.
  •  Must be able to understand accounting guidance and principals to independently resolve accounting issues and make informed decisions.
  • Required to work weekends and evenings if necessary.  Must be willing and able to travel domestically and internationally if necessary.   

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, sex, gender, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, citizenship, or any other classes recognized by state or local law or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law. We are a drug free workplace.