Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 20413
Job Family: Financial Services
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 51011028340916-Accounting - Corporate Operations
Location: Atrium Corporate Operations
The Accountant II performs duties of moderate to high complexity, judgment and scope. Those duties include preparing and reviewing financial statements and reports, analyzing and reconciling accounts, preparing journal entries, troubleshooting problem areas and making recommendations for improving and implementing procedures. In addition, must sometimes provide limited guidance on specific projects and tasks performed by other Finance personnel. This individual should be able to work independently with a minimal amount of supervision from the department managers; communicate effectively to a wide range of internal and external customers; and summarize and present financial information in a variety of formats.
Prolonged periods of sitting and utilizing computer required. Repetitive wrist motion and occasional lifting of 10-20 pounds. 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
Graduation from an accredited four-year institution of higher learning with a degree in Accounting or Finance is required. At least one year of related work experience is preferred. Must be able to work independently and prioritize and manage multiple tasks during times of high volume. Must possess strong written and oral communication skills and be able to prepare and analyze financial statements, supporting work papers and reports. Must also be capable of exercising good judgment in areas of moderate to high complexity when the situation warrants. Microsoft Office required, PeopleSoft GL preferred.