Accounting Analyst I in Scottsdale, AZ at Discount Tire Corporate Careers

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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Job Description

Here at Discount Tire, we celebrate the spirit of our people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. Our business has been growing for more than 55 years and now is the best time in our history to join us. We are opening more locations every year and we are always looking for qualified individuals to join us in our growth. We are a company that promotes from within, both in our retail and corporate operations. 


Under direct supervision, the Accounting Analyst I performs routine accounting support work and account maintenance functions according to established procedures, departmental guidelines, and regulatory requirements. Verifies and analyzes transactional accounting data for accuracy.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Basic understanding of Accounting Rules and GAAP
  • Maintains, reviews, and reconciles basic financial records, account balances, accounting documents and postings; completes adjustments
  • Reconciles electronic and manual bank statements
  • Reconciles credit card transactions, research discrepancies and chargebacks, resolve customer payment issues
  • Multi-site tracking and recording of newly-acquired fixed assets, assigning useful lives, tracking existing fixed assets, and accounting for the disposition or transfer of fixed assets
  • Balances stores’ daily transaction activity across multiple systems to ensure consistency
  • Performs basic financial analysis
  • Completes work in a timely and accurate manner while providing exceptional customer service

Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


  • This position requires a minimum of one year general ledger experience.
  • Previous accounting experience in a retail environment is preferred.
  • Previous general ledger experience in an ERP is preferred.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office, including skills in Microsoft Word and Excel, is required.
  • Ability to design and build spreadsheets is beneficial.
  • The ability to work efficiently under pressure, accurately meet deadlines and present a professional demeanor is essential.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team, multi-task, and manage multiple projects to meet various deadlines simultaneously is required.
  • Customer service skills, including the ability to manage and respond to different customer situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude are essential.
  • Maintaining confidentiality, treating others with respect, and upholding Company values are key attributes.
  • In addition, organizational and problem solving skills, a can-do attitude, and the ability to adjust to changing requirements are essential.


Educational Requirements:

This position requires a high school diploma or GED. Additional college-level accounting classes are beneficial.


Work Days:

Normal work days are Monday through Friday. Occasional Saturdays and Sundays may be necessary.


Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Occasional overtime (more than forty hours per week) may be necessary.