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Staff Accountant

Med-South Birmingham, AL

  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time

Staff Accountant

The Staff Accountant reports directly to the Controller/Accounting Manager. The ideal candidate is energetic, researches independently, spots errors easily, and problem-solves to resolution. This role requires a professional with an analytical mindset, extraordinary project management skills, and strong communications. This position is located in our Birmingham, AL corporate office.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with USGAAP, including all related review and analysis

  • Prepare reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts and trend analysis for Income Statement

  • Bank reconciliations and support of related processes

  • Preparation/review of journal entries for general ledger, including supporting documentation

  • Expense allocations, monthly accruals, amortization of prepaid expenses, fixed assets, etc.

  • Execute on monthly closing schedule and related assignments, meeting or exceeding established deadlines and objectives

  • Prepare documentation and respond to requests for annual financial audits

  • Participate in various projects and special assignments

  • Express consistent professionalism, provide valuable insights, and visibly embrace personal development

Qualifications & Skillsets:

  • BS in Accounting/Finance, required

  • 2-4 years of progressive accounting experience, required

  • CPA (or in the process of obtaining certification), strongly preferred

  • Proficient in MS Excel, including using advanced features such as pivot tables, complex formulas, lookups

  • Excellent attention to detail, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Team-oriented with ability to work independently

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, non-verbal, and written)

  • High integrity, and a positive attitude

Position is exempt/salaried. Benefits available. When applying, candidate MUST provide adequate commentary regarding his/her qualifications (as defined in the 'Qualifications & Skillsets’ description) and also detail of his/her salary/compensation requirements. Candidates that do not provide this commentary may be removed from consideration.



Birmingham, AL
Posted: over a month ago