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Accounting Associate
Ref No.: 19-06855
Location: South Jordan, Utah
This is a great opportunity to join a leading financial and wealth management organization that offers room for growth and advancement!

Department: Gains & Loss Department
Team: Branch Services
Title: Accounting Associate
Pay: $23.37 / hour
Location: South Jordan, UT
Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Days: Monday - Friday
*Open to Part-Time / Students*

Team Description:
The Gain & Loss department maintains basis records and provides Gain/Loss reporting for assets held in MS Wealth Management customer accounts.

Position Description:
The Accounting Associate is responsible for answering and resolving branch inquiries on a wide variety of Gain/Loss topics, including Gain/Loss account maintenance, 1099-B reporting, providing educational and regulatory insight, reconciliation discrepancies and overall cost basis reporting questions. Resolution typically requires manual adjustments.

Position Requirements:
- Bachelor's Degree in a Business field and experience in the Financial Industry (preferred).
- Understanding of general accounting principles as they apply to the industry.
- Understanding of general process controls, with knowledge of database, spreadsheet applications, and data modeling, including Microsoft Excel, Access and other Office applications.
- Superior Communication Skills, both oral and written.
- Ability to work independently well within a team environment.
- Excellent Time Management, Interpersonal, and Problem-Solving Skills.
- Ability to concurrently manage multiple projects, and prioritize effectively to meet tight and enforced Operational and annual deadlines for the firm.
- Attention to detail and quality of work.
- Ability to consistently exercise sound and decisive judgment.
- Commitment to personal development.