STORY DISTRIBUTING COMPANY Accountant in BOZEMAN, Montana

Company BackgroundStory Distributing Company was formed in April of 1976 when it purchased the assets of Story Motor Supply, the oldest operating petroleum distributor in the State of Montana. Story Distributing now operates 11 convenience stores and sells to 28 dealers. In addition, we supply petroleum products to over 1800 farm, commercial, home heating oil, and industrial accounts. We operate four commercial cardlocks and one remote bulk plant. Job DescriptionStory Distributing is seeking a full time Accountant who is ready to contribute to a fast paced and continuously evolving company. This position will be responsible for implementing and maintaining an accurate and reliable accounts payable process, as well as work with the controller to produce monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements. ResponsibilitiesProcess and maintain Accounts Payable transactions Sort, classify, and enter all vendor invoicesReview outstanding payables and print checksInvestigate, resolve, and respond to accounts payable inquiriesAssist Controller with generating monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports by entering adjusting journal entries in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)Generate reports as requested by ControllerPerform account reconciliations as assignedOther responsibilities as directedRequirementsBachelors Degree in Accounting (Preferred)2 years accounting experienceProficient with Microsoft Office products including advanced skills in ExcelExperience reconciling balance sheet and income statement accountsAbility to maintain confidentiality with sensitive financial informationKnowledge of GAAP standards