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Posted: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 3:14 AM

Staff Accountant - Little Rock, Arkansas First Orion is an industry-leading call protection and data provider, developing software and services to enable our customers to take complete control over their telecommunications, powered by world-class data and technology solutions. Our applications and in-network services provide call and text blocking, spam and robocall blocking, caller identification, directory assistance and complaint filing with regulatory agencies in US and abroad. With our help, customers have blocked over 200 million numbers and continue to file over 300,000 complaints monthly against offending callers directly to federal agencies. First Orion provides solutions to some of the largest mobile service process in the world and features leading brands in the communication industry including PrivacyStar and Accurate with offices in Washington, Arkansas, Texas and London, England. We're looking for a Staff Accountant to join our Accounting Team. This position will report to the Director of Finance but will also work closely with the CFO and our product teams to ensure vendors are paid timely and transactions are accurately reflected in the general ledger. The successful candidate will be willing and eager to take on new challenges and will work well in a team-oriented environment, ready to chip in on any project or task at a moment's notice. This is a junior-level role with day-to-day duties, but it will also have exposure to a variety of accounting areas as well as experience in establishing processes and controls for a rapidly growing company. Responsibilities: * Perform daily tasks such as entering bank transactions and credit card expenses into our accounting software * Preparation of general ledger entries * Participate in the monthly close process and produce related reporting and analysis * Work closely with the Director of Finance to manage vendor payments by assisting with the accounts payable process. This includes soliciting approvals, coordinating appropriate accounting treatment of accruals, prepaid and operating expenses, researching and resolving any payment questions, and preparing and processing vendor payments * Assist with the accounts receivable process by invoicing customers, tracking and applying customer payments * Reconcile assigned balance sheet accounts * Assist with payroll input and processing * Ad-hoc analysis of projects as assigned * Maintenance and review of fixed asset accounts; preparation of property tax filings * Assist with the development of process improvements to promote departmental and organizational efficiency Required Skills: * BS/BA Degree in Accounting * 2-4 years of relevant experience * Understanding of accounting fundamentals such as A/P, A/R, and G/L * Ability to review and identify accurate data entry, correcting issues as needed * Good analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail * Ability to meet deadlines * Strong communication skills; ability to break down complex concepts and clearly explain them internally and externally * Ability to interact with multiple departments * Knowledge of Microsoft Excel Nice To Have Skills: * Advanced knowledge of QuickBooks * Experience with consolidating multiple entities * Experience with accounting for foreign transactions Company Benefits: We offer a competitive salary, full benefit package that includes matching 401(k), and an open paid time off policy. We provide an energetic, focused, and collaborative work environment. At First Orion, we empower our employees. And we have created a unique culture so that our employees can be passionate about what they are doing. Everyone is a part of the big picture. First Orion Voted Great Place to Work US with Top Rankings in every category! Check out the full spread here: First Orion is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply today!


• Location: Little Rock

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