Accountant Staff Accountant
Posted on Jan 30, 2021 by FedEx Services
SunIRef:Manu Company: FedEx Services Job Title: Accountant - Staff Accountant Job Requisition Number: RC Category: Accounting/Finance Pay Type: Exempt Locations: Collierville, Tennessee 38017 United States Sponsorship for this position is not available for new hires. Job Summary: Under general supervision, responsible for moderately complex accounting activities supporting the accurate and timely closing of the general ledger, which may include, but are not limited to: preparation and posting of journal entries, account reconciliations, fixed asset processing, lease/contract review, accrual entries, budget variance reviews, research and analysis of assigned large elements of revenue and expense and the related internal reporting. Ensure assigned general ledger account balances are materially correct in compliance with internal controls and GAAP and that internal control risks are tested and documented in accordance with Sarbanes-Oxley. Coordinate and communicate with business partners providing guidance regarding accounting policies and procedures. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance or other related quantitative discipline is required. Two (2) years experience in accounting for financial reporting in a public accounting firm or in a large for-profit corporate environment. A related advanced degree may offset the experience requirements. Strong analytical and financial analysis skills required. Working knowledge of GAAP standards required. Proficient in business software, spreadsheet applications and/or mainframe or web based applications. Strong interpersonal verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge/Skills/Experience Considered a Plus: Working knowledge of internal controls and SOX compliance. Experience in promoting process improvement and innovation. Aptitude for problem solving and innovation and ability to work with large amounts of data. Ability to review trend data and recognize exceptions. Ability to build relationships and positively influences others. Experience with data analytics including data visualization and SQL. CPA Credential or in progress of passing all 4 parts of the CPA exam. Master's degree in related field Previous work experience at a Fortune 500 company Domicile / Relocation: This position will be located in Collierville, Tennessee. The ability to work remotely within the United States may be available based on business needs. Relocation assistance may be available based on business needs. Application Instructions / Deadline: Upload current copy of Resume and answer job screening questions by close of business (5:00 PM CST) on February 3, 2021. FedEx Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetics disability, or protected Veteran status. FedEx Services will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee, unless undue hardship or a direct threat would result from the accommodation. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact .