Accountant | Corporate Accounting

Posted on Nov 16, 2020 by Sanford Health

Sioux Falls, SD
Accountancy
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Employer Sanford Health Location Sioux Falls, South Dakota Salary Join our team! Posted Nov 12, 2020 Ref 33592 Industry Financial Services and Banking Role Accountant Job Type Long-Term You need to sign in or create an account to save Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint. See yourself at Sanford! Facility: Sanford Business Center Building Location: Sioux Falls, SD Shift: Day Job Schedule: Full time Weekly Hours: 40.00 Job Summary The Accountant provides timely and accurate financial record keeping and reporting as directed by management, with work generally consisting of day-to-day transactions. Maintains financial records in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and organizational standards. Completes month-end closing cycle and reconciliation responsibilities. Compiles, organizes, and retains adequate supporting documentation. Prepares accurate journal entries, reconciles the general ledger, and resolves discrepancies as appropriate and in a timely manner. Independently obtains necessary reports and supporting documentation to complete work. Implements internal controls to mitigate errors. Communicates with colleagues in accounting department and other departments as needed to assure the integrity of financial information and accuracy of related deliverables. Demonstrates working knowledge of financial systems and procedures relevant to the enterprise and its subsidiaries; utilizes appropriate systems to update and report consolidated financial results. Creates reports on organization's financial performance for internal and external use. Navigates financial systems autonomously. Demonstrates a full understanding of accounting and finance transaction cycles with the ability to identify interdependencies and relationships among systems and subsidiaries. Requires systems thinking and independent decision-making, seeks guidance and escalates issues to leadership when appropriate. Must have critical thinking and problem solving skills and be able to prioritize multiple tasks effectively, with minimal direction but seeks guidance where needed. Must demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail. Must be fluent in Excel; must be able to accurately create and consistently use advanced formulas and pivot tables, while also streamlining and improving processes. Presents a professional demeanor in interactions with colleagues and in communications. Department Details This position will be working on Sanford network accounting in a fast paced environment. We employ a high performance culture by investing in our employee's professional growth and personal development. Most importantly, we enjoy our work and have fun! Individuals will be challenged with interesting opportunities to grow personally and professionally. 'That's the way it's always been done.' is not a phrase we use on our team. We are constantly looking for ways to make processes and procedures more efficient. Individuals will have opportunities to communicate with others at different levels across the organization - creating an impactful and lasting professional network. Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or other Business-related degree with an Accounting minor required. Accounting degree preferred. Two years of experience is preferred. Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1- or send an email to . Job Function: Finance Req Number: R-33592 Featured: Yes


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