Senior Accountant - Healthcare Experience! in Charlotte at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Charlotte
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/21/2019
  • Job ID:
    SENIO66372

Job Description

The Accountant II performs duties of moderate to high complexity, judgement, and scope. Those duties include analyzing accounts and reports, preparing journal entries, and trouble-shooting problem areas and making recommendations for improving and implementing procedures. Also, the Accountant II must sometimes provide limited amounts of direction and guidance on specific projects and tasks performed by Accounting Assistant, Staff Accountant, and Accountant I. This individual should be able to work independently with a minimal amount of supervision from the Financial Services Department Manager or Director.

Essential Functions

  • Provides direction and guidance on specific projects and tasks performed by Accounting Assistant, Staff Accountant, and Accountant I.
  • Prepares assigned recurring and non-recurring journal entries for the month-end closing process.
  • Assists in the development and maintenance of treasury systems.
  • Reviews data received from other departments and subsystems for completeness and accuracy.
  • Evaluates accounting systems and procedures and suggests ways to improve output and efficiency.
  • Analyzes issues related to financial statement presentation, reimbursement, and other GAAP technical issues.
  • Answers questions from department heads concerning variances on performance reports or directs questions to the appropriate individual(s).
  • Performs reviews, analyses, research, and other related duties independently, or as requested by the Financial Services Manager.

Requirements
Requires frequent verbal and written communication in English. Must be detail-oriented and highly-analytical and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Must be able to travel to System facilities and affiliate sites. Responsible for working in a safe manner.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required. 1 year of related work experience preferred.