• Welcome to Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

    The Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership based organization which serves its member businesses and the community. We are located in the heart of West Central Minnesota’s premier lakes country destination, Otter Tail County. With its nearly 1100 lakes, rivers, streams and trails offering an abundance of recreational options, its a great place to grow your business.

    We serve as the lead advocate and resource for our members and to create partnerships that foster a healthy business climate.

  • Staff Accountant

    Vector Windows
    Job Description
    Job Summary
    The purpose of this position is to provide support to the Controller in carrying out the responsibilities of the Accounting Department. Perform accounts payable transactions, inventory reconciliations, balance sheet account reconciliations, journal entry postings, fixed asset management, and special projects.
     
    Responsibilities and Duties:
    1. Daily posting of cash to the general ledger for multiple bank accounts
    2. Daily posting of financial transactions resulting from business operations
    3. Complete day to day accounts payable entries including capital purchases and amortization of prepaid vendor transactions.
    4. Weekly inventory reconciliation and assist purchasing department with reporting.
    5. Perform monthly account reconciliations for balance sheet accounts
    6. Prepare and post monthly journal entries for day-to-day transactions
    7. Prepare analysis and review of accounts as needed
    8. Maintain the fixed asset sub-ledger and record depreciation expense monthly
    9. Maintain organized accounting sub-ledgers for reconciliation to general ledger
    10. Assist with preparation for year-end financial statement audits
    11. Assist with preparation of financial ad hoc reports as needed
    Education, Experience, and Skills Required
    1. Associates or higher degree in accounting or related field
    2. Preferred 2+ years of experience in accounting
    3. Well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles
    4. Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with customers, vendors, and co-workers
    5. Flexible, detail orientated, critical thinker, problem solver
    6. Strong technology skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office products, particularly with Excel.
    7. Experience in Microsoft Dynamics GP or Microsoft Business Central a plus
    8. Experience with Tableau a plus
    Reports to: Controller

    Compensation
    •             Base Salary
    •             Profit Sharing (10% of profits shared)
    •             Performance Reviews
     
    Benefits
    •             Health & Supplemental Benefits (1st month after 60 days)
    •             Retirement & Company Match (immediately eligible-100% match up to 2%, 50% up to next 4%)
    •             Paid Vacation (after 90 days)
    •             10 Paid Holidays
    •             Paid Volunteer Day in our community
    •             Employee/Family Discounts on Vector Products
    •             Employee Discounts at selected business
     
    Career
    •             Advancement Opportunity – Promote from within
    •             Training Opportunity
    •             Performance Feedback (30 days and yearly thereafter)
     
    Work Environment
    •             Safety + Paid Prescription Safety Glasses
    •             Sense of Community
    •             Collaboration
    •             Work/Life Balance
    •             Air Conditioned Plant
    •             Ability to improve job through Lean Activities
     
    Culture
    •             Stay committed to our Values – Improving the Quality of People’s Lives
    o             Do the Right Thing
    o             Respect and Support Each Other
    o             Aspire to Excellence
    o             Honor Our Commitment
    •             Quality
    •             Communication
    •             Customer Focus
    •             Wellness (Bio-metrics/Fruit/CSA/Activities/Training)
    •             Celebrations & Activities
    •             New Hire Meet and Greets
    •             All Employee Business Communication Meeting (Monthly)
     
    Contact Information
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