Staff Accountant

Reston, VA


BookKeeping Express (BKE) provides a SaaS platform which automates accounting and bookkeeping for small businesses.

BKE is not rebuilding accounting software, but rather is focused on building a technology platform that solves for scale -- including new client on-boarding, process automation, workflow management, and provider-client communication.

BKE takes a ‘technology + human capital' approach to deliver scalable accounting and bookkeeping for our clients, and currently serves more than 1000 clients from some of the largest franchise concepts on the planet.

The Role:

We are looking for an accountant to join our growing corporate team in Reston, VA. We are still small, and the ideal candidate will have a strong desire to get involved and make a difference.  They will enjoy being exposed to all aspects of BKE, and have an incredible opportunity to grow personally. Are you a recent graduate or have a couple of years experience and looking to be apart of something exciting?  Are you a bit of a techie that likes to learn how applications and systems talk to each other?  Well do we have a job for you…

Details about the Role:

As a Staff Accountant with BKE, you will be responsible for the day to day bookkeeping and monthly close out of BKE’s’ financial records.  The right person is smart, driven, eager to learn, not afraid of asking questions, and excited about working within a small team and helping to grow BKE!  We are happy to answer questions, provide training, and support our new team members. We take care of our people and help them grow.

Day-to-day responsibilities:

  • Perform multi-entity reconciliations, month-end close and other accounting functions as needed

  • Ability to operate in cloud-based environments

  • Work closely with Sales Team to track new customers and help set-up accounts in

  • Ability to communicate to current clients

  • Manage staff on a daily basis

  • Daily, weekly, monthly dashboard reporting to Leadership

  • Ad hoc analytical reporting as needed

Job requirements:


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • 0 - 3 years of hands-on Accounting experience

  • Proficient in QuickBooks Online, MS Office,  Google Apps, and web based apps

  • Ability to adjust in a fast changing environment

  • Experience in multi-entity general ledger, month-end close and financial statement a plus

  • Motivated self-starter with strong problem solving and analytical skills

  • Multi-tasker: ability to prioritize and stay on top of multiple tasks and projects

  • Team Player: Ability to work well with others is important

  • Interest in learning and exploring new technologies

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, disability, life, and 401(K)

  • 7 paid holidays and accrue 15 days personal time off each year (increased to 20 days after one year anniversary)

  • Career ladder and advancement opportunities - company policy of promote from within

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