Accountant

Overview

Date Posted:
9/6/2018
Location:
Central Accounting
City:
Maryville
State:
TN
Minimum Salary:
$43,971.00
FLSA Status:
Exempt
Employment Status:
Full-Time
Category:
Administrative and Support

Description

 

Under general supervision of the Accounting Manager, the Accounting Analyst is a key player in all accounting initiatives.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:     

  • Reconciles various cash/bank accounts;
  • Assists in the annual audit process;
  • Performs regular detailed audits to ensure accuracy in financial documents;
  • Provides assistance in processing, summarizing and recording financial related data;
  • Prepares and coordinates records and reports;
  • Assists in general office support duties;
  • Monitors County grant process; and
  • Performs an integral role in the annual budget process.

Minimum Requirements

 
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation;
  • Three (3) years of professional experience, preferably in Governmental accounting;
  • Valid driver’s license.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Fundamental knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP);
  • Knowledge of payroll and accounts payable procedures;
  • Demonstrate analytical, numerical, and computer capabilities;
  • Prior experience with MUNIS (Tyler Technologies software) is a plus;
  • Effective communications/interpersonal skills; and
  • Excellent customer service skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work requires lifting and carrying (up to 10 pounds); fingering, hearing, mental acuity, repetitive motion, speaking, talking, visual acuity, and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:     

  • Most work is performed in a well-lighted, modern office setting with centrally controlled heating and air conditioning.