• Accountant I - Rentokil

    Job Locations US-PA-Wyomissing
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/5/2018 6:19 PM)
    Rentokil NA
    Posting Type
  • Overview





    Accountant I



    Purpose of Position


    The Accountant I will be involved in cash reconciliation for various bank accounts including newly acquired company bank accounts. Daily tasks will include cash reconciliation, issue resolution and support for field contacts. This role will also be heavily involved in payroll accounting, including but not limited to: weekly/biweekly payroll ledger validation, wage reclass entries, all payroll related accrual entries, issue resolution and ownership of the payroll balance sheet account activities and corresponding workpapers.

    Other General Accounting tasks will be assigned as needed by Accounting Manager or Director of Financial Operations.


    Primary or Key Responsibilities

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

    • Able to work independently.
    • Reconcile cash activity for multiple, varied accounts.
    • Validate payroll expenses loaded to the ledger tie to source documentation.
    • Generate and submit all payroll related accruals.
    • Generate and submit all wage reclass entries.
    • Respond to and resolve payroll accounting related questions from the Business Partners.
    • Reconcile payroll balance sheet accounts and resolve open items on a timely basis.
    • Serve as backup for weekly Cash Forecast preparation.
    • Learn and provide backup support for team members’ cash reconciliations and perform as needed.
    • Learn and provide backup support for team members’ non-cash reconciliation tasks.
    • Work solidly as a team with various departments including AR, Payroll, AP and FP&A.
    • Read, write and comprehend written and spoken English to communicate effectively and professionally at all times.
    • Use active listening skills and empathy when interacting with others.
    • Apply excellent interpersonal skills.
    • Possess service orientation with desire to make a positive impact on all customers and colleagues.
    • Successfully build a team environment.
    • Have a pleasant phone manner and etiquette, with the ability to speak clearly.
    • Able to follow written and verbal directions.
    • Able to work independently.
    • Able to set priorities with little supervision.
    • Support team initiatives as defined by Manager.
    • Strongly attention to details and highly organized.
    • Demonstrate problem solving skills.
    • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite 2007 or later, especially Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
    • Have knowledge of Google Suite, especially Google Drive and associated programs frequently used at Rentokil North America.



    • Service
      • Passionate about delivering excellent service to every customer.
      • Keep promises.
      • Do what they say they will do to delight customers and achieve our goals every day.
      • Understand the customer better than anyone.
      • Ensure all activities and decisions make life better for customers.
    • Relationships
      • Value productive, long lasting relationships with our colleagues and customers.
      • Communicate well.
      • Keep colleagues and customers informed about changes that affect them.
      • Listen to people’s needs and concerns, and act on what is concerned.
      • Honest, focused and straightforward in conversations.
    • Teamwork
      • Work together to deliver great results.
      • Support colleagues.
      • Treat colleagues with respect and recognize everyone has an important contribution to make.
      • Trust colleagues to take ownership of and effectively manage customer relationships.
      • Make sure colleagues have the support, tools and training to do their job well.




    Additional Information

    We are Proudly an Equal Opportunity Employer!
    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
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    Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision


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