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GL Accountant

Finance & Accounting

Newark, CA      Full-Time

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We are currently seeking a GL Accountant. An ideal candidate in this role will be someone with automotive industry background, or other form of manufacturing experience.

The Role

  • Prepare monthly journal entries and account reconciliation
  • Handle rent or lease related balance sheet or profit and loss accounts
  • Read and understand lease agreements, abatements and prepare deferred rent schedules
  • Prepare and reconcile prepaid rent, deferred rent and security deposits schedules
  • Work cross functionally across departments to ensure security deposits are collected by the end of the lead term
  • Distinguish between Capital versus Operating lease and apply the appropriate accounting treatment.
  • Assign GL codes to invoices for processing by the AP Team
  • Assist with monthly close activities including financial reporting and fluctuation analysis
  • Prepare schedules as required by audit and tax such as Minimum Lease Commitment Schedules.
  • Assist with the implementation of the new lease guidance
  • Maintain accurate accounts receivable customer files and records
  • Process payments received to customers’ accounts
  • Investigate and resolve customer queries, process adjustment to customers’ accounts as needed
  • Reconciliation of payments applied to cash receipts
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations
  • Special projects and other ad hoc assignments as assigned


  • Relevant background in automotive industry or other form of manufacturing (preferred)
  • Excellent MS Excel skills
  • Highly effective communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to develop strong partnerships and influence people effectively
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, prioritize appropriately and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance and/or the equivalent in experience
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP
  • CPA preferred but not required
  • Working knowledge of SAP is a plus
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