Staff Accountant

Position: Staff Accountant

Department:  Accounting

Status:  Fulltime

Education and/or Experience:  Graduation from an accredited university with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.   A minimum of 3 years recent experience, Healthcare experience is preferred

General Description:  Supports the organization’s financial accounting functions for the purpose of providing financial information for strategic and management decisions.  Ensures that accounting services are provided at a high level of accuracy and timeliness.  Must be able to remain flexible in a fluid and fast-paced environment.

Job Requirements:    Must have advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills, and an understanding of basic database principles. Must have a solid understanding of GAAP.

Job Performance:

  • Prepares reconciliations and narratives regarding activity.
  • Ensures accurate accounting records are maintained.
  • Prepares monthly sales tax returns.
  • Maintains daily dashboard.
  • Maintains Fixed Assets Additions/Disposals in FAS.
  • Provides accurate/timely information to department heads; able to explain variances.
  • Assists Accounting Manager with Annual Budget, Annual Audit, Cost Report, and various surveys.
  • Assists Accounting Manager in preparation of monthly financial packets for various meetings, as well as departmental information.
  • Adheres to industry standards concerning internal controls.
  • Researches accounting-related topics and participates in continuing education.
  • Manages workflow and prioritization of tasks.
  • Participates in or leads special projects as assigned.
  • Represents Habersham Medical Center’s I-CARE values- Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence.