Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

Our growing firm is looking for a diligent person who wants a challenge, variety, and the opportunity to expand their expertise in the accounting field. Heintzelman Accounting Services is a woman-owned Grand Rapids firm, known for our unique holistic approach to business accounting. We know the long-term success of small businesses is directly related to an owner’s partnership with their accountant. Therefore, our professionals take an active interest in providing custom applications and processes that enables business owners to access accurate real-time data needed to make important decisions. We are looking to add a team member to carry out our firm’s vision of providing solutions that help businesses reach their true profit potential.

Staff Accountant Responsibilities

Accounting functions include full bookkeeping and accounting cycle from data entry, general ledger, and financial statements. In addition, this position would include interpreting financial data for the purpose of regularly consulting with and advising business owners.

Staff Accountant Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidates are experienced staff accountants looking to advance and grow with our firm
  • Extensive experience working with Intuit QuickBooks Online products
  • General ledger accounting experience
  • Detailed oriented and highly organized to handle multiple client responsibilities
  • Experience working with a variety of industries
  • Demonstrates an ability to identify issues and apply accounting principles in a timely and efficient manner
  • Exhibits effective communication and listening skills
  • Places a high value on quality services
  • Actively and regularly participating in continuing education events
  • Exhibits an understanding of the use of internal technology along with the ability to work in a paperless environment
  • Capable of understanding the client’s business objectives, performing the appropriate research, and presenting solutions to satisfy those objectives
  • General understanding of payroll and payroll taxes

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associates or Bachelor degree in Accounting
  • 2 to 4 years’ experience in public accounting
  • QBO Certification required

Hours and Salary:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • This position is part-time (minimum 25 hours) with additional hours required during seasonal deadlines
  • Flexible schedule

How to Apply:

Email resumes and cover letters to Kathy Heintzelman at

No phone inquiries, please.

Note: Job applicants would be required to complete and pass a bookkeeping assessment and QuickBooks test.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *