This position is located in our office in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Position Purpose:

The Staff Accountant will provide support with duties relating to accounting and finance. The selected candidate for this role will work closely with the Corporate Controller and Senior Accountant on a variety of financial, auditing, and budget related projects for Image Sensing Systems. The ideal candidate for this role is a recent graduate with strong analytical reasoning skills, prior experience with Excel, and thrives working in a fast-paced environment. The Staff Accountant will report to the Corporate Controller.

Essential Position Functions:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review the general ledger and reconcile all accounts to prepare month-end financial package
  • Reconcile bank accounts, petty cash, credit card statements, and other month-end close projects
  • Maintain the AP & AR processes; obtain approvals, payment processing, etc...
  • Responsible for preparing and processing semi-monthly payroll domestically and abroad
  • Assist with all audit and tax preparation and requests
  • Assist with budgets, forecasts, financial analysis, and other ad hoc finance projects
  • Assist with quarterly and annual SEC regulated reporting requirements
  • Participate in initiatives to improve processes and create efficiencies
  • Assist with presentations and reporting requirements
  • Ad hoc finance and accounting requests

Education and Experience/Skills Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Mac (Outlook, Excel, Word, Keynote) strong excel skills
  • An analytical mindset with strong problem solving, communication, and writing skills
  • Ability to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality regarding all aspects of work
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills
  • Extremely detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple cross-divisional projects
  • Ability to work independently and be resourceful
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced, mission driven organization
  • Ability to consistently apply good judgment and make good and responsible decisions

Physical Demands:

  • Should be able to work comfortably in a typical office environment.
  • Should be able to travel nationally and internationally. 
  • Some minor lifting may be required. 

Additional Information:

Essential position functions and education and experience are representative of the minimum levels of education, experience and skills required to perform the vital duties of this position.  The position description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.  Image Sensing Systems, Inc. reserves the right to revise or change essential position functions and/or required duties and responsibilities as the need arises.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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