Staff Accountant - ENTRY LEVEL



A successful staff accountant for UPT, will be assisting the Controller as needed and respond to information requests by management. Our staff accountant should be able to accurately maintain a general ledger and ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). You will use your excellent communication, organizational, and analytical skills to effectively maintain company accounting expectations.

Staff Accountant - ENTRY LEVELStaff Accountant - ENTRY LEVEL


• Maintaining financial reports, records, and general ledger accounts

• Preparing journal entries, analyses, and account reconciliations and assisting with monthly close processes

• Contributing to the development and review of annual operating budgets and performance projections

• Maintaining documentation for accounts payable, purchasing, and treasury

• Performing monthly balance sheet reconciliations

• Meeting processing and reporting deadlines

• Responding to information requests, reviewing financial statements, and assisting with audits

• Assist in developing and implementing accounting systems

• Ensuring compliance with GAAP

• Assisting the Controller as needed

Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in accounting

• Good communication skills, both written and verbal

• Working knowledge of GAAP

• Strong analytical skills

• Good problem-solving and time management skills

• Highly organized and detail oriented

• Proficient with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

* Must be US Citizen

Desired Qualifications:


Master’s degree in accounting

CPA or CPA candidate


• Bachelor's degree in accounting

Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.

UPT offers competitive wages, medical, dental, and vision coverage, as well as 401K plan (waiting period must be met prior to benefits enrollment). UPT also offers life, short term and long term disability, plus many other voluntary benefits.

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Interested candidates:

Send resumes or applications to:

OR Apply in person:

Mon-Fr 9am-4pm,
142 Cara Court
Locust, NC 28097
office: 704-888-2470 ext. 16