Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant
Our company is seeking a Staff Accountant for our Westlake, LA office who is efficient, dependable, and comfortable working independently and as part of a team. This position provides comprehensive day-to-day support for our Accounting Department. Primary responsibilities include all aspects of the general ledger, accounts receivable, and accounts payable. The ability to multi-task while assuring steady completion of work assignments in a timely manner is essential in this position.

Essential Job Functions

  • Provide accounting and clerical support to the accounting department
  • Accurately enter data into databases
  • Accurately prepare and maintain accounting documents and records
  • Assist with internal/external requests for information
  • Ensure accurate and appropriate recording of financial transactions and compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts and sub-ledgers
  • Prepare various surveys, censuses, and reports for external organizations
  • Ensure that strong internal controls are in place to safeguard the company’s assets
  • Assist with special projects as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities



  • Degree in accounting with 3 years of work experience is preferred; or 5 years of experience minimum
  • Familiar with MS Office software, and accounting or ERP software

Certifications or Licenses

None required.


Physical Requirements

  • Will occasionally travel to a project site to go over accounting/purchasing processes.
  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is frequently required to sit, communicate, reach and manipulate objects, tools or controls.
  • Minimum physical exertion.
  • Duties involve moving materials weighing up to 10 pounds on a regular basis and up to 20 pounds on an occasional basis.
  • Manual dexterity and coordination are required over 75% of the work period while operating equipment such as computer keyboard, mouse, 10-key calculator, phone, and similar machines

Additional Duties

Additional duties, activities, functions, and responsibilities of the position may be required as necessary.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Mike Hooks, LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination, hostility, harassment, and retaliation.

Benefits at Hooks


Competitive Salary

We work hard to ensure that employees are compensated at or above industry standards.
Give us a call to discuss current rates.


Medical, Health & Dental

Medical insurance available after 60 days of employment. After 1 year, the employee's medical is covered by the company.

Health & Dental available after 90 days of employment.


401(k) + Matching

After 1 year of service, all employees are eligible to participate in our 401(k) program with matching based on years of service.

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