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Staff Accountant in Knoxville, TN at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 12/20/2018

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Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION OVERVIEW:

This position is responsible for essential functions in the financial statement month-end close process.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Preparation and posting of monthly journal entries
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations integral to financial statement preparation/close
  • Review of certain income statement accounts
  • Completion of special projects and other tasks as assigned by management

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA desired but not required
  • 1+ years of experience in accounting
  • Excellent computer skills with specific proficiency in spreadsheet application and database management applications, Lawson experience a plus
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent judgment and decision making skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Indirect   

PHYSICAL / ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:

  • Job performed in a well-lighted, modern office setting
  • Occasional lifting/carrying (10 pounds or less)
  • Occasional standing/bending
  • Prolonged sitting
  • Prolonged work at a computer/PC
  • Prolonged working hours (during month-end close)
  • Occasional travel to Florida and California  
  • The information contained in this job description has been designated to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position.

DISCLAIMER:

  • This position may require manual dexterity and/or frequent use of the computer, telephone, 10-key, calculator, office machines (copier, scanner, and fax) and/or the ability to perform repetitive motions and/or meet production standards to comply with the essential functions. Also, may require physical and/or mental stamina to work overtime, additional hours beyond a regular schedule and/or more than five days per week.