Accountant

MVT Services

Mesilla Valley Transportation began in 1982 as a small independent fleet in the Southwest. In the late ’80s, MVT went through a controlled growth spurt and began to encompass the 48 connected states and Canada.

Today, Mesilla Valley Transportation is one of the largest locally-owned Truck Load carriers in the U.S. We specialize in time-sensitive service between major manufacturing areas within the U.S., Canada, and Mexico borders.

Join the MVT family!!! Mesilla Valley Transportation is hiring an Accountant in Las Cruces, NM.

The Accountant applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports by performing the following duties.

Key measures of success include: 

  • Synthesizes complex or diverse information; collects and research data; uses intuition and experience to complement data. 
  • Demonstrates attention to detail, Identifying and solving problems in a timely manner. 
  • Gather and analyze information and develop alternative solutions. 

Responsibilities:

  • Compiles and analyzes financial information and prepares entries to general ledger accounts. 
  • Executes general ledger closings. 
  • Performs Revenue and Expense analysis to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes.
  • Audits contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to settlement.
  • Monitors compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and MVT policies/procedures.
  • Reviews investigate and correct errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and reports.
  • Compiles and sorts documents, such as invoices and checks, substantiating business transactions.
  • Verifies and posts details of business transactions, such as funds received and disbursed, and totals accounts.
  • Maintain and update records and reports for profit and loss, taxes, liabilities, and assets.
  • Prepare special financial reports as requested by management by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains a professional appearance and a neat work area. 
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.A) in Accounting from a four-year university.
  • Knowledge of accounting software, Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and Internet Explorer.
  • Ability and willingness to keep maintain confidentiality.
  • Familiarity with accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures.
  • Knowledge of GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles in the U.S.) is a plus.
  • Desire to continue to grow through continuous training. 

Job Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Benefit Conditions:

  • Only full-time employees are eligible.

 

“Where family, careers, and success come together!”

  • Employment Type:Full-Time
  • Salary:DOE (Depending on Experience)
  • Shift:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Department:Accounting
  • Benefits:401(k), Dental Insurance, Health Insurance, Health Savings Account, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Tuition Reimbursement, Vision insurance
  • Location:Las Cruces, NM 88007

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