Westlake Services, LLC.
POSITION SUMMARY:The Corporate Staff Accountant will report to the Corporate Accounting Manager. The individual will be responsible for the preparation and consolidation of Financial Statements and assist with the month, quarter, and year-end close process. This position will also perform ad hoc projects for executive management as well as assist with internal and external audits.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Prepare consolidation of Financial Statements by assisting with the month, quarter and year-end close process.Assist the accounting department during internal and external audits.Prepare and record asset, liability, revenue and expense journal entries.Facilitate and complete support schedules according to month-end procedures.Complete ad-hoc projects and analysis assignments as instructed by internal management.ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILL & LICENSES:Public Accounting/Auditing experience a plus.Intermediate proficiency with MS Office: Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.Knowledge of SQL and/or Microsoft VB/Macros is a plus (not required).Knowledge and use of Great Plains ERP system is a plus (not required).Highly detailed oriented and organized.Ability to meet assigned deadlines.REQUIRED: Intermediate proficiency in MS Excel.REQUIRED: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.REQUIRED: Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management and external partners to maximize performance, creativity and results.REQUIRED: Ability to act and operate independently with minimal supervision from manager to accomplish objectives.EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:CPA licensed or candidate.Bachelors or higher degree in Accounting and/or Finance.Strong understanding of GAAP accounting.Desire to learn about the financial services industry.2 years accounting/finance experience. Every Full Time position at Westlake Financial offers the following: Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account 401K matching, Employee Stock Ownership Program in a $2.6 Billion Company, plus company matching Wellness Program, Daily Team Exercises, Fresh Fruit for all employees Metro Tap Card and Metro-link Reimbursement Westlake University, Certification Programs Career Path Opportunities Discounts on Parks, Museums, Movie Tickets, and Attractions Wireless, Computer, and Satellite Discounts Rental Car Discounts, Dell Member Purchase Program Employee Loan Assistance Onsite DMV Westlake Bike Share (Free Bikes onsite) Onsite Yoga, Treadmill Desks, Gym Membership Discounts Annual Flu Shots, Biometric Screenings Paid holidays Paid vacation and sick days HGym
Westlake Services, LLC.
Website : http://www.westlakefinancial.com
Westlake Financial Services is a technology-based, privately held finance company that specializes in the acquisition and servicing of prime to subprime automotive retail installment contracts. Headquartered in Southern California, Westlake funds contracts through a network of over 10,000 new and used car dealerships throughout the United States.