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Posted: Mon Jan 22 2024


Nashville, TN
Salary:$35 Per Hour


Accountant - Temporary
Nashville, TN
Contract: 3-5 months
Pay rate: $30.00 – $35.00

Job Summary:
The accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations, reconciling general ledger and sub-ledgers, providing ad-hoc analyses, and researching and interpreting data to answer accounting and finance questions.
Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Reconciles various balance sheet and income statement accounts to the general ledger and sub-ledgers.
  • Prepares bank reconciliations.
  • Prepares and enters journal entries into the general ledger.
  • Prepares roll forwards for long-term debt.
  • Enters bank transactions into a general ledger from daily cash files from Treasury.
  • Enters daily parking cash and revenue into the general ledger.
  • Monitors prepaid expense balance and prepares monthly entry to amortize.
  • Assists with the year-end audit, including balance sheet reconciliation and footnote preparation.
  • Maintains regular and on-time attendance.
  • Follows all safety regulations.
  • Supports The Client's commitment to its culture and values, including Respect, Integrity, Service and Excellence (RISE).
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics:
  • Analytical Thinking: Skill in analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
  • Communication: Skill in communicating effectively at all levels of the organization and with stakeholders, both orally and in writing.
  • Accounting: Skill in applying generally accepted accounting principles and accounting operations to organizational financial needs.
  • Relationship Building: Skill in establishing and maintaining effective and professional working relationships with others.
  • Accounting Applications: Skill in using Windows-based accounting applications.
  • Computer Use: Skill in using a personal computer, the internet, and other software to perform job-related functions.
  • Managing Workload: Skill in organizing and prioritizing work, handling multiple responsibilities, and meeting deadlines.
  • Microsoft Windows: Skill in using the Microsoft Windows operating system.
  • Time Management: Skill in managing one's own time and the time of others to meet deadlines.
  • Teamwork: Skill in working with others as a team while taking responsibility for outcomes.
  • Microsoft Office: Skill in using Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Reporting: Skill in preparing and producing timely and accurate oral and written reports.
  • Written Comprehension: Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Attention to Detail: Is careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
  • Ethical Behavior: Consistently displays ethical behavior.
  • Professionalism: Demonstrates professional behavior and appearance in all situations.
  • Flexibility: Adapts to a changing work environment, including organizational needs and pace of work.
  • Independence: Develops one's own ways of doing things, guides oneself with little or no supervision, makes independent decisions, and depends on oneself to get things done.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) badge.

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business, or related field
  • 1 to 2 years of related experience 

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