Accountant I

Administrative · Lafayette, Colorado
Department Administrative
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Blue Canyon Technologies is a leading provider of turnkey small satellite solutions, including nanosatellites, microsatellites, and ESPA-class. We specialize in precision pointing platforms based upon our high-performance attitude determination and control components. BCT’s highly experienced staff has developed low cost, flight-proven, high-performance, high-reliability spacecraft systems and components that enable a wide range of missions for academic, commercial, and government applications. Our state-of-the-art spacecraft and subsystems are supporting LEO, GEO, Lunar, and interplanetary missions.


Blue Canyon Technologies is looking for an Accountant I with Accounts Payable/Receivable experience to join our team.  


Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Enter, process, and reconcile invoices received.
  • Review emails and answer telephone calls from vendors.  Answer questions, resolve issues, or research further when needed
  • Verify accuracy of billing data and investigate as needed
  • Perform bookkeeping work, including posting credit card and check payments
  • Monitor company credit card transactions to include receipt and statement reconciliation / filing
  • Verify and post details of company transactions to the general ledger and additional tracking systems
  • Prepare customer invoices and monitor aging
  • Process and pay invoices, and record credit card purchases
  • Maintain vendor records
  • Record and deliver deposits
  • Prepare invoices and payment activity reports and send statements to customers.
  • Enter information in accounting system including posting payments to accounts.
  • Make outbound telephone calls and emails to customers regarding outstanding or overdue accounts.
  • Create, maintain, and improve financial and administrative processes as needed
  • Answer accounting and financial questions through researching and interpreting data
  • Perform other tasks as necessary


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent required
  • 2 years of experience desired
  • Experience working in AP and AR
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting basics with general ledger experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be detail oriented and have good organizational skills
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, analytical, decision making, and problem solving skills
  • Desire to work for a fast-paced, growing business and develop business structure and systems
  • Possess a driven and self-sufficient attitude and great interpersonal skills



Working conditions:

This job operates in a professional office environment, but in a manufacturing company. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, scanners, filling cabinets and fax machines.



Physical requirements

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. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time, use hands to finger, handle or feel. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, bend, reach, and walk. The position requires some light physical effort. This would require the ability to lift or move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift or move objects up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities are required by this job which includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.


*All employees of BCT possessing or attempting to gain government clearance will be required to successfully pass a drug test.


Blue Canyon Technologies is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other protected factor. Blue Canyon Technologies is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Cathy Juntunen at 720-450-8252 or


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