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Accountant

Undisclosed New Orleans, LA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $45,000 to $50,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are looking for an Accountant whose primary responsibility will be the reconciliation of payroll/benefits.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • 85% responsible for reconciling payroll/benefits.
  • 10% responsible for posting assigned journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assist in the preparation of periodic financial statements and reports; identify and implement improvements that will increase and maintain accountability.
  • Provide technical assistance to contract monitors and other District staff.
  • Perform detailed review and analysis of certain work papers prepared by other team members in support of weekly, monthly, quarterly, and other regulatory reports for accuracy, timeliness, and compliance.
  • Work with other staff to obtain necessary department closing data, accruals, and performance indicators.
  • Assist with quarterly contract monitoring, including assisting with the development of an audit plan.
  • Discover and notify management of any inconsistencies or problems.
  • Assist in monitoring internal controls.
  • Complete special projects assigned by Department Manager or Supervisor.
  • Train and serve as a backup to other fiscal departments as needed.

ā€‹Qualifications:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience reconciling benefits.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel.

Schedule:

  • Varies, but generally Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, or 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.
  • Hours outside of this schedule may be required as special projects come along.

Undisclosed

Address

1000 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy.
New Orleans, LA
USA

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