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Great Lakes Environmental Center, Inc. Accountant in Traverse City, Michigan

Great Lakes Environmental Center, Inc. (GLEC), an employee-owned environmental contracting firm, is recruiting candidates for a full-time benefited accountant position in our Accounting Department at our Traverse City, Michigan headquarters. This individual will work under the direction of and be supervised by the GLEC Controller, and will be exposed to all facets of the Accounting Department in addition to the core responsibilities outlined below.Primary Responsibilities:ulliAccounts receivable; government contract and other project invoicing, and following up with project managers and clients regarding past due invoices./liliADP payroll processing on a bi-weekly basis/li/ulSecondary Responsibilities: ulliConduct other accounting operations, including assisting with proposal costing, supporting general ledger and financial statement functions, accounts payable, audit assistance, and other tasks as needed/liliAbide by a strong internal control environment to comply with policies, regulations and contractual requirements./liliProvide benefits management and reporting support to the Human Resources Department./li/ulQualifications:ulliMinimum of a Bachelorrsquo;s degree in Accounting./lili3 years of experience in accounting preferred./liliExcellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. Willingness to work collaboratively with Accounting Department staff in a strongly teamwork-oriented setting./liliExperience configuring and operating a wide range of financial tools, including accounting software and Microsoft Office programs./liliFamiliarity with government contracting requirements preferred./li/ul