University Medicine Staff Accountant in Providence, Rhode Island
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepare monthly bankreconciliation, handle cash transfers and monitor cash balances fornumerous cash accounts.Report cashposition for Brown Medicine controlled accounts.
Assist in fixed asset accounting bymaintaining asset inventory, calculating and recording depreciation andvisiting sites on a yearly basis for a physical inventory review.
Prepare monthly, quarterly andyear-end journal entries.Ensurethat all account activity has been recorded, corrections made, adjustmentscalculated and closing entries prepared.
Provide back-up support to theorganization’s payroll operations and activities.
Performanalysis of various accounts, reviewing balances and interpreting trends and/ordeviations from standards.This willinclude account reconciliation.
Demonstrateflexibility to perform duties wherever volume deems it necessary within theoffice.
Level of knowledge generallyobtained with a Bachelors degree in accounting.
Interpersonal communication skillsto effectively interact with all levels or personnel within and outside ofthe organization.
Knowledge of commonly usedconcepts, procedures and practices within the accounting field.
Computer literate with workingknowledge of spreadsheet and word processing programs.
Knowledge of payroll practices andoperations preferred.
One-two years experience working in accounting or finance.