Tuesday, November 27, 2012


A friend of a friend mentioned their company, Crossmark, today on Facebook and they have quite a few job postings nation-wide.

They have a "drill-down" map for you to search for jobs in your area.

Check it out here: http://crossmark.jobs/content/location/

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Accounting Assistant

A friend of mine sent this job description from her company in the Westport area:


Job Description:
Clayton area consulting firm is searching for an Accounting Assistant! Direct Hire for the right candidate!
Location: St. Louis, MO. (clayton area)
Hours: 8am-5pm M-F
-Assist with the day-to-day accounting activities of small business client engagements in accordance with Client Service Standards, including, but not limited to establishing a chart of accounts (for new companies), payroll processing, accounts payable/prepare checks, and accounts receivable/invoices, record income and expenses, etc.
-Reconcile bank and credit card accounts.
-Prepare or assist with recording of transactions and general ledger accounting, i.E. Journal entries.
-Assist in maintaining Fixed Asset reporting and depreciation schedules.
-Maintain client records and files, including general ledger, on automated systems.
-Prepare sales tax returns for multiple cities and counties.
-Prepare payroll tax reports and filings.
-Prepare 1099 and W-2 forms.
-Monitor budget and cash flow.
-Review client documentation and format for use in preparation of financial reports, financial statements and tax return preparation.
-Perform financial analyses, as requested.
-Implement accounting policies and procedures.
-Assist with other accounting duties, as needed.

Job Requirements:
-Associates degree in Accounting or related degree, preferred but not required
-Prior public accounting experience is preferred
-Strong technical skills including the ability to effectively utilize technology and the commitment to learning in a technology environment
-Strong team orientation
-Energetic, enthusiastic and willingness to take initiative and instruction
-Ability to meet challenging client requirements and provide quality client service
-Utilize analytical and research abilities
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word and Excel required).
-Experience with QuickBooks is required, Peachtree is a plus
-Excellent interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills
-Strict adherence to professional ethics
-Ability to successfully contribute to the success of a strategic business unit of the firm

Friday, November 2, 2012


John Hollister blogged about a website where you can make money doing tedious tasks online. The pay is very low but the tasks are easy and take seconds...


Employment Opportunities with Clayton Early Childhood Center

Clayton Early Childhood Center is accepting applications for creative, nurturing, full time preschool teachers, teacher assistants, and part time teacher assistants.

Lead teachers must have experience in child care and / or a two year degree in Early Childhood.
Qualified candidates will be subject to a criminal background screening, and provide health records including a recent physical, Hep A shot and a TB test.

Teachers and assistants are responsible for the supervision and care of children and teaching preschool curriculum.

Interested candidates should request an application through the school office by calling 314-725-2325.


Thursday, November 1, 2012

Marketing Coordinator

My company, Mortgage Returns, is looking for a Marketing Coordinator.

Feel free to email me at work if you're interested: michellemarcus AT mortgagereturns.com or at the address below.


Mortgage Returns, a leading CRM and marketing company, is seeking a marketing coordinator to provide ongoing support for the company, its products and its clients through direct mail and email marketing, special events, advertising and publicity.

Mortgage Returns provides an integrated marketing solution to increase customer retention and maximize sales for banks and mortgage companies. Established in 2004, Mortgage Returns has grown at least 50% each year and was honored by Inc. magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in America. The company’s success is a result of motivated employees who enjoy a start-up environment and thrive in a rapidly expanding and fast-paced company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, write, program and load new html email messages, campaigns, newsletters and templates. Coordinate delivery through our email marketing engine.

  • Develop new content for our direct marketing product line. Conceptualize, write and design postcards and brochures that we deliver on behalf of our customers.

  • Write and design corporate marketing collateral such as brochures, sales material, newsletters, flyers, posters, advertising and direct mail.

  • Assist in keeping corporate website and social media outlets fresh and inviting for prospects and clients by regularly updating content.

  • Create marketing proposals to develop new business from prospects and increase sales from existing customers.

  • Create custom storyboards and presentations to sell our products and services.

  • Conduct research, create reports and assist with general marketing projects as needed.


  • Strong written communication and editing skills
  • Strong HTML email programming and testing skills
  • Good graphic design skills
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks, prioritize projects and manage time effectively
  • A bachelor’s degree and 2-4 years of relevant experience is requested.

Please send a resume, cover letter and three writing/design samples to:

Mortgage Returns
Attn: Marketing Department
1335 Strassner Drive
St. Louis, MO 63144