Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals is currently recruiting for an upcoming Senior Accountant job opportunity in the Knoxville area. Our client is growing rapidly, so you must be a high energy individual with a proven ability to navigate the General Ledger, communicate clearly, work independently, prioritize multiple projects effectively, manage large workloads, and deliver results, all in a fast-moving environment. If you love to drive projects to completion, work well autonomously, and want to be an active participant of the company’s success, this is the ideal position for you! Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Essential Duties:
• General ledger accounting including journal entries and reconciliations
• Review journal entries and reconciliations
• Multi-state sales and franchise tax filing
• Ensure company is following current GAAP pronouncements
• Balance Sheet & Income statement preparation and presentation to upper management
• Prepare schedules for monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting
• Cash monitoring and projections
• Monitor and implement internal controls
• Document company accounting policy and procedures
• Assist with other projects as assigned
Minimum Qualifications you will need:
• Bachelor's degree in Accounting
• 3 -- 5 years of progressive accounting experience in a professional accounting group
• Thorough knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
• Strong communication skills, ability to handle tight deadlines
• Strong Microsoft Office Suite
• Advanced computer knowledge, preferably with an ERP system
• Ability to work independently and balance multiple projects and processes simultaneously
• Comprehensive understanding of all functional accounting areas
• Detail oriented with ability to see big picture, strong analytical skills
If you are interested in this dynamic Senior Accountant job opportunity, please submit your resume on our website at

Please apply with your CV to: Lisa Jones -865-6900055

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