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Staff Accountant


Posted by National Ski Patrol on 05/20/2020

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Bike, Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Accounting

Company Type: Association

State: CO

City: Lakewood

Country: United States

Required Experience: 3 - 5 years

Job Type: Full Time


Required to Relocate:

Required to Travel:

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within:

Job Description & Requirements

Job Title: Staff Accountant

Department: Finance & Operations

Reports to: Finance & Operations Director



The Staff Accountant, in partnership with two other accountants, will be responsible for various accounting functions in the NSP national office. The Staff Accountant will report directly to the Finance & Operations Director.



  • Learn the billing IT systems and recognize revenue, compliant with ASC 606, across assigned income streams
  • Prepare payroll, manage employee benefits and company’s 401k
  • Prepare accounts payable, complete check runs and ACH payments as needed
  • Perform account reconciliations, analysis, and journal entries
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Manage property tax filings
  • Assist with month-end close procedures
  • Assist with annual financial audits and preparation of various tax returns
  • Prepare state charitable solicitation registrations
  • Assist with budgeting and forecasting process
  • Manage leases and fixed assets including additions/disposals and monthly reconciliation, ensuring depreciation is calculated correctly
  • Special projects as assigned

Skills & Abilities:

  • Can-do attitude and a willingness to take on special projects
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment
  • Ability to utilize discretion with sensitive information


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • At least 3 years relevant work experience
  • Experience processing payroll
  • Working knowledge of GAAP and accrual accounting
  • Intermediate Excel and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • A proclivity for process improvement and automation


  • Experience recognizing revenue under ASC 606
  • QuickBooks experience
  • CPA license
  • A passion for the outdoor industry, especially skiing/snowboarding and mountain biking

To Apply:

  • Please send your resume and cover letter to
  • On the subject line please put "Staff Accountant" and your name

About National Ski Patrol

As the leading authority of on-mountain safety, the NSP is dedicated to serving the public and outdoor recreation industry by providing education and accreditation to emergency care and safety service providers. The organization is made up of over 30,000 members serving over 650 patrols. Our members work on behalf of local ski and snowboard areas to improve the overall experience for outdoor recreationalists.