Senior Accountant

Position: The Senior Accountant position will manage our team of accountants and report to the Director of Finance. As the leader of the accounting team, this candidate will need strong leadership skills, confidence in accuracy and to demonstrate strong analytical abilities.

Direct Supervisor: Director of Finance

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.

  • Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information.

  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, and reconciling transactions and resolving discrepancies.

  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts, preparing a trial balance, and reconciling entries.

  • Summarizes financial status by collecting information and preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, and other statements.

  • Completes external audit by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts and providing information for auditors.

  • Avoids legal challenges by complying with legal requirements.

  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential.

Values & Skills

Successful candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • Strong work ethic, extremely organized and can demonstrate attention to detail

  • Knowledge of SFAS rules

  • Leadership experience

  • Proactive, works quickly and possess the ability to meet tight deadlines

  • Capable of analyzing information and conducting research, when needed

  • Strong interpersonal, communication skills and leadership qualities

  • Efficiently handles deadlines

  • Respects confidentiality

  • Displays thoroughness throughout work

Requirements

In order to perform the responsibilities of this positions, candidates must fulfill the below requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the US

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • CPA certified

  • Proficient computer skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook

  • 6-10 years’ experience in accounting/ finance

  • Collaborative spirit that prefers teamwork is a must

  • Experience with QuickBooks or similar software

  • Experience with financial reporting requirements

  • Experience in Corporate Finance

 

Company Background and Location

Insight 2 Design is a unique, outdoor products company with big industry influence and market share. We invent, innovate, design, manufacture and market outdoor products for some of the world’s largest outdoor brands.

 

Growth has been fast and consistent since our founding in 2012. The work environment reflects this as our team has a fast-paced “get stuff done” attitude with a casual work atmosphere.

 

A benefit of this growth has been to recently relocate into a new state-of-the-art building located in Overland Park, Kansas. Our office location offers great access to amenities like shops, restaurants, gyms, a running/biking trail and parks to support a healthy work-life balance.

 

Our team is passionate about creating exciting outdoor products to bring to the market.

Your Future

I2D offers a unique opportunity to join a firm led by veteran industry founders that is on an explosive growth trajectory. If you demonstrate the desire to learn and strive for responsibility you will accelerate your understanding of the outdoor industry, product development, marketing, sales and international supply chains MUCH faster than at a larger company. Candidates that flourish in this entrepreneurial environment will also take advantage of advancement opportunities available within a fast-growing business.

Leaders and Staff

Insight 2 Design’s two principal founders and several senior leaders have been with the company since our founding. The company leadership style is learning by experience, so don’t expect weeks of classroom training to get you up to speed. Successful candidates will be energized by hands-on learning and you will be supported in your training with formal and ad-hoc mentoring from senior leadership. We’re equally excited about growing future business rock stars as we are creating amazing outdoor gear.

Our managers and staff are all used to hands-on learning and learning by experience. We are a company that likes to throw new individuals into the action, allowing them to learn quickly with guidance so they don’t get lost along the way. More than three quarters of our leaders have been at the company since its existence, and they very much enjoy the industry and mentoring future leaders.

 

Pay and Benefits

Our benefits are some of the best that companies offer in the area.

  • Competitive salary

  • 401k contribution (with or without employee contributions, paid annually)

  • Company performance based annual bonus

  • Highly subsidized medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Paid time off and Paid holidays

  • Opportunity to try and test new gear!

 

Qualified candidates please send your resume and cover letter (required) to jobs@insight2design.com.

 

We highly encourage graduates from 2018-2020 to apply.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Benefits:

  • 401(k)

  • Dental insurance

  • Health insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Vision insurance

 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

 

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

 

Experience:

  • Accounting: 6 years (Required)

  • Quickbooks: 3 years (Preferred)

 

License/Certification:

  • CPA (Required)

 

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

 

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects

  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction

  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

 

Work Remotely:

  • No

 

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Temperature screenings

  • Social distancing guidelines in place

  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

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