Accountant / Bookkeeper

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US-MD-Hunt Valley


Job Title: Accountant/Bookkeeper

Location: Hunt Valley, MD

Department: Finance

Reports To: Senior Accountant

FLSA Status: Exempt


Summary: This position will contribute to the efficient and effective workings of the finance department by executing daily tasks with a strong attention to detail.  This role will utilize strong accounting knowledge, time management skills and effective problem solving to ensure success.


Essential Functions:

  • Maintain general ledger to include the preparation of journal entries, accounts analysis and reconciliation, and closing books monthly.
  • Sustain commission system data entry and maintenance.
  • Work with outside vendors to solve system issues, implement new processes/procedures as needed, and initiate modifications/enhancements.
  • Reconcile general and subsidiary bank accounts by gathering and balancing information.
  • Provide financial status information by preparing special reports and projects.
  • Maintain records of all financial documents with appropriate supporting material. Updates records as necessary.
  • Uphold accounting controls by following policies and procedures and complying with federal, state and local financial legal requirements.
  • Update customer records with account information in database when applicable.
  • Represent Crawford in a positive and professional fashion with both internal and external customers.
  • Contribute to the team goals by accomplishing related projects.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading professional publications.
  • Maintain composure and effectiveness under pressure in a deadline driven environment.


Supervisory Responsibilities                                                

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience                                              

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting and 4 to 5 years Accounting experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new accounting software systems.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Familiarity with Quick Books Enterprise Solutions software preferred, but not required.

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


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