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Senior Accountant

Nashville, TN 37203

Posted: 06/12/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Professional Services Job Number: 607938 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description


  • Perform general accounting entries, analysis, and reporting.
  • Prepare and maintain account reconciliations for various balance sheet and income statement accounts.
  • Flexible knowledge and willingness to support multiple accounting areas (general ledger, cash and banking, prepaids, inventory, fixed assets, accruals, etc.) with common business tasks.
  • Assist with quarterly review and annual audits, including the compilation and preparation of supporting schedules, work papers, and financial reports related to areas of responsibility.
  • Analyze monthly financial data and make sure all monthly activity has been recorded and reconciled.
  • Perform and review Sarbanes Oxley controls related to areas of responsibility.
  • Perform financial analysis to help support and evaluate decisions made by the Companys senior management team.
  • Proactively team with other business functions to facilitate process improvement and resolve accounting issues.
  • Ability to understand and map end-to-end accounting cycles.
  • Support management in completing special projects, ad-hoc reporting and analysis requests, and other tasks as assigned.


Minimum required:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance required

  • 5+ years of combined relevant experience in general accounting preferred
  • Experience with MS Dynamic System or other large ERP system preferred

  • Advanced Microsoft skills including, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook required


  • Strong attention to details and ability to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced public company environment.
  • Advanced understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and the ability to apply GAAP to new and existing transactions.
  • Excellent professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills required.
  • Ability to prioritize assignments, deal with interruptions, and meet deadlines in fast paced and growth-oriented environment.
  • Familiarity with operating within the bounds of a Sarbanes-Oxley 404 controls environment.
  • Prior Big 4 experience preferred.


Key Competencies:
  • Integrity, Trust, Ethics, Values
  • Results oriented
  • Strategic Skills
  • Organizing/Priority Setting
  • Business Acumen
  • Planning
  • Decision Quality
  • Customer focused
  • Conflict Management
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Negotiating
  • Problem Solving
  • Listening & Approachability
  • Partnering

Pay Rate Range: $35-48/hr. Salary will be commensurate with experience 
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