April 5, 2018

Full-time Staff Accountant

Cooper Tea Company

Cooper Tea Company is searching for a full-time staff accountant to join a finance department that supports the activities of multiple companies in the tea and herb industry. Located in beautiful Louisville Colorado, this position will be responsible for handling many of the day to day accounting activities in conjunction with the rest of the finance department. The ideal candidate will be an avid learner, team player and will have excellent organization and communication skills. The chosen candidate will be exposed to several different industries, including mint processing, bulk herb sales, and consumer packaged goods in the B.W Cooper’s and Third Street brands.

Duties/Responsibilities:

• Accounts Receivable Activities: including and not limited to collection calls, cash receipts, customer order processing and liaising with the operations team to insure timely and accurate billing
• Accounts Payable Support Activities: including but not limited to credit card allocations, expense reports, payable entry and check run support
• Trade Spend Support – including tracking orders and potential deductions and rebates
• Broker & Sales Commission
• Monthly Inventory Reconciliation
• Monthly Petty Cash Reconciliation
• Assist with month end close of financials: including account reconciliations, open sales order reports
• Assist with Bank Reconciliations
• Sales/Use Tax
• Perform credit reference checks
• Management of insurance policies (liability, auto insurance and workmen’s comp)
• Production Labor Time Card Management
• Assist in New Product Costings
• Assist with Annual Filings
• Provide HR Support to Director of Finance
• Support Accountant II and Director of Finance

Other Duties/responsibilities:
• Administer special projects as requested
• Assist all members of the company as needed

Job Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

• Solid verbal and written communications skills
• Strong computer skills – Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, Outlook
• Superb organization skills
• Must have ability to multi-task and support several people at the same time
• Must be able to work both independently and as a team
• Experience in the consumer packaged industry is helpful
• Excellent attention to detail

Education or Formal Training: High School diploma or GED required. Associates in associated field preferred but can be supplemented with experience. Sage 100 Software experience a plus

Experience: Minimum five years accounting experience required.

Benefits & Salary: $55,000 annually, health & dental insurance, 401k, paid vacation and sick time.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: kchmiel@3rdstreetchai.com