Summary: Perform professional work requiring advanced application and use of concepts, theories, principles, practices, regulations, and terminology of accounting. Analyze and review financial data and assist in the preparation of the financial statements and reports for both internal and external purposes consistent with a comprehensive understanding of Catholic Health's mission and vision. The Accountant will assist the preparation of the financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), applicable regulations, and Catholic Health's policies and procedures. Guidelines and procedures are established on a global basis and an advanced level of professional judgment is required. This role will work closely with the Senior Accountant and/or Finance Management preparing routine journal entries, bank reconciliations, statistical reporting, and select account analyses as directed. The Accountant position will support the maintenance of the general ledger and fixed asset systems to ensure all transactions are reflected in the proper reporting period.
Bachelor Degree in Accounting
A minimum of two (2) - three (3) years of accounting work experience is required, preferably with a healthcare system
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Strong Verbal and written Communication skills
Proficient in use of personal computers
Proficient in Microsoft Office software package
Ability to work with multiple accounting software packages.
Schedule may vary, depending on the needs of the agency, in order to ensure monthly/weekly deadlines are met.
Some travel to and from the offsite storage location when needed.
Some travel to and from the bank when needed.
Normal heat, light space, and safe working environment; typical of most office jobs.