Posted by iKamper on 11/20/2020
Industry Sector: Outdoor
Job Categories: Accounting
Company Type: HardGoods/Equipment
Country: United States
Required Experience: 5 - 7 years
Job Type: Full Time
Required to Relocate: No
Required to Travel: No
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job Seeker Must Live Within: Telecommute
Job Description & Requirements
Job Title: Senior Accountant
Company: iKamper USA, Inc.
Schedule: Full-Time (Monday to Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm)
Location: Kent, WA
Start Date: December 2020 / January 2021
About Us: iKamper believes that the best times are those spent traveling, discovering, and enjoying the outdoors with those you love most. Our award-winning products have propelled us to incredible global growth in the past 3 years, and we opened our US headquarters in Seattle in May 2019. This May, we moved into our new home in Kent: a 10,500 sf warehouse/showroom/office.
iKamper has become a leader in the overlanding industry by developing innovative products and sharing them in 30+ countries. We are an ambitious, dynamic, growth-oriented company, with incredible employees always seeking to improve. We’re proud of our culture: a friendly, open-minded workplace where employees are encouraged to share, contribute, learn, and make an impact.
About this Role: as iKamper’s in-house accountant, you will be responsible for all things accounting-related in the US. You will do much more than manage accounts and complete tax return forms: be prepared to respond to tax audits, help make lease-or-buy decisions, compile annual statements, offer financial advice,optimize key business metrics, etc.Throughout all interactions, you will always be positive, respectful, inclusive, and kind. Along with a love for traveling and the outdoors, you will bring passion for your work and improvement. iKamper is rapidly growing: succeed in this role and continue to grow with us.
What You’ll Do:
Help manage the overall finances of iKamper USA, Inc.
Be responsible for all accounts payable and receivable
Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations
Ensure the accurate and timely preparation and analysis of financial statements
Manage state sales tax registration and payment on a national level
Prepare tax returns
Offer financial advice
Generate monthly, quarterly, and annual objectives for the Managing Director and team
Maximize profitability, and constantly strive for improvement
Offer unique and innovative solutions to each problem
Minimum of 5+ years experience preparing tax returns and financial statements for companies of similar size and revenue. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with larger clients in order to handle iKamper’s growing needs.
CPA is preferred
Working knowledge of GAAP
Experience working with both B2C retail (online & brick-n-mortar) and B2B sales
Familiarity with the outdoor industry highly preferred (know the unique tax laws, financial regulations, and business trends)
Understanding of modified accrual basis and year end accruals
Savvy with cloud computing
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
Bachelor’s degree from 4-year college or university
Passionate, self-motivated, and positive
Strong communication skills
Strong problem-solving and relationship management skills
Preference will be given to candidates within close distance who are able to work in the office long-term
Remuneration & Benefits:
Full-time, competitive salary based on previous experience and growth potential
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans: iKamper pays 100% of employee insurance premiums
401(k) with company match
Paid time off
Meaningful work that drives professional growth
Being part of a winning, fast-growing team
Friendly work atmosphere
How to Apply:
Submit a cover letter describing your fit for the position
Submit a resume detailing your previous experience relating to this role
Successful candidates will be contacted via email for further questions
Please note that we will review your application and only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted directly.
iKamper believes that the best times are those spent traveling, discovering, and enjoying the outdoors with those you love most.
Our award-winning roof top tents, the Skycamp and X-Cover, have propelled us to incredible global growth in the past 3 years, and we just recently opened our US headquarters in Seattle in May 2019