The Gallegos Corporation Accounting Clerk in Vail, Colorado

Accounting Clerk

Job Description

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt Hourly

Location:Corporate Headquarters, Wolcott

Reports To:Assistant Controller

Position Summary:

The Accounting Clerk supports the A/P and A/R team in all day to day functions, as well as the Tool and Equipment Manager and Marble Shop Manager at our West Campus (Gypsum).

Accounts Receivable Support:

  • Assist A/ R and Job Cost Accountant

Accounts Payable Support:

  • Manage subcontractor and vendor insurance compliance

  • Reconciliation and coding of corporate credit cards

  • Process assigned vendor invoices

  • W-9 vendor compliance

  • Support and backup AP clerks as needed

  • Balance statements as needed

  • Process year end 1099 forms and reporting

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Accounting support at the Company‚Äôs West Campus (Gypsum) to include updating and reconciling tool and consumable inventory, updating production for the marble shop, including associated paperwork

  • Prepare monthly and quarterly Sales/Use Tax and Occupational Privilege Tax returns

  • Enter material transfers/logs

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High School Degree or equivalent and/or 1-3 years construction accounting experience

  • Work requires an excellent command of English language.

  • Must have knowledge of office administrative procedures, and knowledge of use and operation of standard equipment, at a level generally acquired through three years of related experience.

  • Must have knowledge and proficient use of a variety of computer software applications in MS Office suite, especially MS Excel as well preferred experience with accounting specific software.

  • Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential information. Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact, diplomacy and a positive attitude.

  • Some analytical ability is required in order to gather and summarize data for reports, find solutions to various administrative problems, and prioritize work.

  • Work requires continual attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.

  • Must be able to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization and external clients on a daily basis.

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and sit.

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