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Accountant - General Ledger

EATEL
Gonzales, LA 70737
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JOB SUMMARY: The General Ledger Accountant will perform a variety of duties in the Accounting Department including, but not limited to preparing journal entries, daily and monthly reconciliations, analysis of various General Ledger accounts and research of outstanding items and adjustments.  This role will initially be responsible for reconciling various cash accounts and performing other General Ledger account activities on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis to support the monthly close process and financial reporting.  This GL Accountant role will report directly to the VP of Finance and will work with the Accounting Team to ensure efficient and timely operations of the accounting function.  Responsible for General Ledger accounting and balance sheet reconciliations. Prepare timely, accurate monthly and quarterly variance analysis in accordance with the Accounting close schedule.  Provide timely submission of information and analysis to manager for both internal and external audit requests.


 


ESSENTIAL DUTIES, FUNCTIONS & KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES: (include but are not limited to)



  •  Prepare journal entries with proper documentation cash related transactions and other financial activities

  • Perform reconciliations and analyze various general ledger accounts within deadlines

  • Support month-end, quarter-end and year-end accounting close for areas of functional responsibility

  • Assist members of the Accounting Team on internal and external financial reporting, audit requests, general support and other ad hoc projects as necessary

  • Identify, research, investigate, and, problem-solve GL account and/or internal control issues

  • Organize, update and maintain accounting procedures respective to assigned tasks

  • Partner with team members both within and outside of the Accounting Organization on various ad-hoc projects



ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Attends, participates, and presents, as appropriate, in staff meetings and other meetings as necessary

  • Maintains confidentiality in all situations (financial data, etc.)

  • Other duties as assigned



QUALIFICATIONS & PREREQUISITES


Required: 



  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Minimum 5 years experience in Finance / Accounting

  • Must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation

  • Strong working knowledge of Accounting

  • Strong organizational, analytical and creative problem-solving skills

  • Extensive knowledge and use of Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent analytical, oral and written communication skills

  • Superb attention to detail, strong planning and organizational skills

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and deliver in a fast-paced environment with concern for quality and deadlines

  • Ability to interact effectively with management, team members, and peers

  • Initiative to implement changes and curiosity to enhance knowledge and skills

  • Team player, with ability to work independently



Preferred:



  • Experience in telecommunications industry a plus

  • Telecom related software experience or experience with other global financial systems

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Posted: 2020-08-05 Expires: 2020-09-04

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