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Working at Sterling Planet

The employees of Sterling Planet are on the cutting-edge of today’s environmental solutions. You can see our passion in our dedication to our clients and their goals, how we strive to walk the sustainability talk as an organization, and in the many ways in which our employees work to reduce their own environmental impacts.

Sterling Planet offers a competitive compensation package including base salary, bonus opportunities, and benefits as well as a fast-paced, friendly work environment.  We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcome applications from women and all underrepresented minority groups.

We are always on the lookout for people who share our commitment to excellence and the environment. If you think you have what it takes and are looking for the opportunity to join a business you can believe in, we’d love to hear from you!

Staff Accountant - Avalon Location beginning in June

Posted on 3/24/2016 by

The position is primarily responsible for Monthly Reporting, Cash Forecasting, Billing, and A/R.

Core duties and responsibilities:

  • Monthly close process, produce monthly financial reporting package: Financial Highlights narrative, Year-to-date and monthly Income Statement (GAAP & non GAAP), Balance Sheet, and Cash Flows Statement on a business segment and by company basis

  • Responsible for inventory accounting including cost of goods sold and interfacing with on-line delivery tracking systems

  • Responsible for monthly billing of existing customers and weekly billing of new customers

  • Manage weekly 13 week rolling cash forecast

  • Maintain and reconcile general ledger accounts within the SAGE 300 accounting software system

  • Prepare and maintain account lead schedule in order to describe business events that determine account balances and account activity

  • Prepare schedules to support various journal entries needed to properly reflect business activity in the accounting system

  • Support the Tax Accountants with documentation necessary to prepare accurate and timely State and Federal tax filings

  • Prepare reports and support auditors in the preparation of the annual audit report

  • Review and maintain all required financial and informational filings with banks, government agencies and business partners

  • Participate in special projects, as necessary

  • Identify, analyze and evaluate opportunities to improve accounting processes and procedures

 Education & Experience:  

·        Bachelor’s of Accounting

·        2-5 years of experience

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Self-starter with an ability to make decisions.
  • Proficient in the use of office computer applications (MS Word, Excel).
  • Strong communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Able to interface well with all levels of management.
  • Attentive to detail and committed to accuracy.
  • Demonstrate ability to conduct a broad range of analyses, independently selecting proper techniques and making correct interpretations and appropriate recommendations based on the results obtained.
  • Proactive in problem identification and resolution: a team player, a willingness to take responsibility, a positive, enthusiastic attitude; flexibility.
  • Able to handle multiple projects with competing demands.
  • Behave with respect, honesty, and integrity in all responsibilities and in dealings with customers, coworkers and vendors.
  • Commitment to the company values of fiscal, social and environmental stewardship.


Work Location:
Sterling Planet, Inc
3500 Parkway Lane
Suite 500
Norcross, GA 30092

Beginning in June 2016, location will change to Avalon in Alpharetta

Qualified candidates should email a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to:


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