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Endeavor Schools-Staff Accountant

Company: Endeavor Schools
Location: Miami
Posted on: September 13, 2021

Job Description:

Corporate Accounting and Finance

– Staff Accountant



Come help us make a difference by shaping the future of our students! At Endeavor Schools, we are lifelong learners and make it our mission to help others develop into their full potential so the children we serve can thrive.  The opportunity to support the growth of our students and team members is what gets us out of bed in the morning.  


Endeavor is a stable and growing family of private schools, spanning thirteen states committed to creating better education for a better world. By providing our schools the tools and resources needed to create optimal teaching and learning environments we make significant, lasting, positive differences in the communities we serve and that begins, and ends, with our people. 

The Corporate Accounting and Finance team is seeking a hungry, humble and smart team member.  Sure, it's great if you have a CPA and Big-4 background but what we need is an experienced accountant that is interested in a full-cycle experience. We rotate the responsibilities between our team members to allow them to gain a full-cycle accounting duty and to take an interest in, and ultimately understand, the bigger picture.  We make it our mission to support our team members’ personal and professional growth and we have the resources to deliver on our promise.


  • Create and post journal entries and prepare necessary supporting documentation
  • Ensure Financial Statements are produced in a timely and accurate manner, including adherence to general accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Review month-end balance sheet reconciliations, propose adjusting journal entries and submit them for Assistant Controller’s review 
  • General ledger accounting and mapping of fixed assets
  • Process supplier invoices for review and approval 
  • Prepare information to outside auditors on an annual basis
  • Special projects as necessary
  • Serve as liaison between schools and accounting department
  • Document business processes and accounting policies, spot errors and identify ways to maintain and strengthen internal controls


  • B.S. in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
  • Strong Knowledge of Accounting Principles, GAAP and research skills
  • At least 2 years’ experience in corporate accounting and/or in a public accounting firm is required
  • CPA, or CPA track preferred
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in NetSuite, ProCare and/or is preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Solid written and oral communication, organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to manage multiple, diverse projects concurrently


In addition to an engaging and dynamic work environment that promotes professional development and self-growth, we offer a lot of perks too: medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement savings plans, short-term disability, life insurance, flexible paid time off, education scholarships, and faculty tuition discounts.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing a workplace free of harassment and discrimination. At Endeavor Schools, we strive to inspire and draw out the best in each other by celebrating our differencesAll aspects of consideration for employment with Endeavor Schools are governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.



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