PeaceHealth is seeking a Senior Accountant - Accounting Services for a 1.0 full time equivalent Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours .
Req ID: 166878
This position is responsible for wide range of accounting work requiring critical thinking, knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, knowledge of tax laws, and ability to work in a fast-paced, high volume environment with many deadlines. May also include work with system implementations, audit, reporting needs. The Senior Accountant performs planning and coordination of complex accounting activities.
Reviews journal entries and reconciliation files for standard format and accuracy. Performs complex month-end and year-end processing calculations. Performs high-level accounting assignments. Assignments may include audit work, tax work, software projects, process improvement and efficiency work, or other assignments as needed. Produces and analyzes financial statements and prepares narratives about financial statements results.
Assists in systems and job training of staff.
Works to increase software functionality and efficiencies in process and standardization.
Assists customers in problem solving and resolution.
Works with accounting staff and other departments as needed on system-related issues, testing and implementations.
Provides products and services to meet the needs and requirements of internal and external customers.
Documents processes for all general ledger functions and other accounting functions as needed and directed by Accounting leadership.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field required.
Master's Degree is preferred.
Minimum of five years' experience in accounting or financial auditing.
Experience in healthcare preferred.
Implementation project experience is preferred
Supervisory experience preferred.
Current CPA license
Strong communication skills both verbal and written. Ability to communicate persuasively to financial and non-financial audiences.
Have good listening skills and comfortable sharing information and ideas with others.
Accurate and detail oriented.
Ability to bring projects to successful completion on time.
Ability to stand firm on ethical and technical matters.
Conflict resolution skills.
Proactive, takes initiative.
Ability to manage multiple complex tasks at one time.
Commitment to doing things right the first time.
Board perspective and understanding of the organization's interrelationships.
Ability to think
Internal Number: 166878
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.