Staff Accountant

Fleet Feet Carrboro, NC
  • Depends on experience
  • Full Time
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The Rundown:

Our Staff Accountant is a detail-oriented self-starter who is excited to join a fast-paced team. This position will work the Controller and other members of the Finance team to ensure records are maintained according to applicable accounting rules and regulations.

The Staff Accountant will assist with month-end close processes, including but not limited to: bank reconciliations, credit card reconciliations, preparation of work papers to support general ledger balances, and preparation of monthly journal entries. This position will manage certain aspects of the day-to-day operational function of finance, including accounts receivable and accounts payable. We are looking for someone to identify opportunities for improved efficiencies in department processes, interface with our outside audit firm during interim and year-end audit testing, and, other duties as assigned and directed by the Controller.

Joining Fleet Feet is joining a team and a community that ignites and promotes running and fitness. We pride ourselves on putting people first and know that what we do each day does not happen anywhere else, for staff or customers. We truly believe that running changes everything.


  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Accounting,
  • CPA license preferred, not required
  • 2 years of experience in an accounting role
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures of accounting
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with QuickBooks, preferred
  • Ability to think critically and take ownership of tasks and projects in an entrepreneurial environment
  • High attention to detail
  • Deadline driven, flexible, and adaptable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

Want to join our Team?

Are you looking to turn your passion into your career, work with like-minded people in a fast-paced, fun and customer-centric environment? Then we want you!

At Fleet Feet, we believe that running changes everything. For over 40 years, we have curated and created products, programs, and experiences that inspire and empower runners and their communities. We believe it’s a privilege to serve, and remain committed to delivering unmatched service and support when outfitting customers in everything they need to have a successful run, whether that’s introducing them to their new favorite running shoes, socks, or gear, or inviting them to our next training program run.

We like to keep things high-spirited, fast-paced, and fun. We don’t mind wearing more than a few hats and stepping in to help out wherever is needed. Our team is a group of knowledgeable and hardworking individuals who work, sweat, and live passionately. We run together to solve a problem, reach a goal, get inspired, and champion our brand each day. We are in full pursuit to find passionate people to join us on our quest and bring our core values to life.

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