Master's Transportation

Staff Accountant

Belton, MissouriFull-time
About the Job
Job Title: Staff Accountant with Continuous Opportunities for Growth!

Job Description:
The Staff Accountant is responsible for all daily accounting tasks, including preparing tax documents and updating expense files. You will perform financial transactions and post them in the general ledger, with strong attention to detail. You will also carry out relevant administrative duties.

About Master’s Transportation: Master’s Transportation is one of the nation’s leading providers of rental, lease, and purchase of transport vehicles. We strive to make a significant and positive impact in the transportation industry through our commitment to quality and safety. Our core values guide us in all that we do, inspiring us to “Move People Forward”.

What it’s Like to Work Here: Ask our employees and the one word they’d use to describe working at Master’s Transportation is “great.” Our team members all share a positive attitude, problem-solving abilities, and patience, enabling them to provide excellent customer service even during fast-paced shifts. Our culture, plus continuous opportunities for growth, have resulted in an industry-low turnover rate. Don’t miss out on this opportunity with us!

A Day in the Life as a Staff Accountant: 
  • Financial Recordkeeping: Maintain and update financial records, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger entries.
  • Ensure accuracy and completeness in recording financial transactions. Reconcile bank statements and other financial documents. 
  • Month-End Close: Assist in the month-end and year-end close processes. Prepare and post journal entries to ensure accurate financial reporting. Analyze financial statements for discrepancies and variances.
  • Financial Analysis: Conduct financial analysis and provide insights to support decision-making. Assist in the preparation of financial reports for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with accounting policies, procedures, and regulations. Assist in the preparation of financial statements in accordance with GAAP.
  • Audit Support: Support external auditors during annual audits. Prepare audit schedules and provide necessary documentation.
  • Cross-functional collaboration: Collaborate with other departments to obtain relevant financial information. Provide financial expertise and support to various teams within the organization.

  • Proven experience as a Staff Accountant or in a similar role.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and regulations.
  • Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, SAP) and MS Excel.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Confidentiality and integrity.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

  • Paid Time Off.
  • Health, vision, dental, long & short-term disability, and life insurance.
  • 401K with company match.
  • Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts.
  • Discounts for travel, entertainment, and more.
  • Paid Holidays.

About Master's Transportation:
With over 30 years of experience, our company stands on a foundation dedicated to providing excellence in the transportation industry. We are passionate about being first to market and realizing opportunities, creating solutions for current and future unmet needs. We continue to evolve through innovation, expanding vehicle offerings, value-added services, and adding new technologies to revolutionize the industry. We work hard to provide seamless and tailored solutions to support customer needs. With long-lasting relationships with our customers, our exceptional retention and referral rates provide a key component to our success and growth.

AAP/EEO Statement:
Master’s Transportation is committed to the principles of equal employment. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations. It is our intent to maintain a work environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), veteran status, uniformed service member status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws. Master's Transportation is dedicated to the fulfillment of this policy regarding all aspects of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement, transfer, training, promotion, rates of pay, and other compensation, termination, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment. The employee signature below constitutes the employee's understanding of the requirements, essential functions, and duties of the position.