for preparing timely and accurate financial information through general ledger
reconciliation and financial document audits.
JOB MAGNITUDE (Annualized):
Total Company ABC Staff: 1,000
Total Budget $60M
Accounts Receivable Accountant reports to the Manager of Finance.
are no subordinates reporting to this position.
NATURE OF WORK AND JOB SCALE:
Accounts Receivable Accountant prepares various financial and statistical
reports. The incumbent compiles, analyzes and interprets, financial and
incumbent helps to prepare the year-end audit helps auditors as required.
operational problems for all departments.
relief for the Manager of Finance as required.
the department on committees and provide support to committees as required by
the Manager Finance.
respond effectively and efficiently to the rapid changes at ABC. Must
Identify, evaluate, plan and prioritize workload in light of conflicting
Freedom to Act:
Performs duties under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and
within ABC’s polices and procedures.
incumbent exercises freedom to plan, act and make decisions within the job
communicates with all levels of management in order to obtain and provide
information regarding client services and cash reimbursements.
contacts auditors, consultants, various levels of government, insurance
agencies, collection agencies, financial institutions and financial planners.
critical general ledger reconciliations and financial document audits for the
accounts receivable function.
ABC assets by auditing account data and reviewing accounting reports.
a normal office environment.
risk of accident or exposure to illness.
high levels of visual concentration for reviewing and compiling large
spreadsheets and other data on a daily basis. There is a regular need for
moderate attention to hearing for gathering information.
significant deadline pressures frequent interruptions of workflow.
accounting designation with a minimum of two years experience
with a complex financial system.
knowledge and understanding of word processing and spreadsheet software.
attention to detail.
verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills and
to adapt to changes in the workplace environment