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Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

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Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified

Job Description

The Kirkbride Center is seeking a full-time Senior Accountant to prepare and analyze monthly financial statements and annual budgets in accordance with GAAP.  The ideal candidate will be proficient in Great Plains and have the ability to interface with nursing facility administrators, fiscal personnel and department managers.  Reporting to the CFO the Senior Accountant must possess the ability to work independently.  The Senior Accountant will-

  • Balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Monthly financial statement variance analysis including but not limited to budget to actual report with detail explanation of any variance over 5%
  • Preparation of work papers for annual audit
  • Prepare Monthly Operating Report for facilities
  • Prepare ad hoc financial reports as requested
  • Assist in developing and maintaining internal financial control procedures.
  • Provide direction and training to Staff Accountant on close responsibilities
  • Assist CFO with special projects as necessary
  • Develop new financial reports as necessary
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or related field, and at least1 years professional experience as a Senior Accountant.  2 years public accounting experience required. Healthcare experience required

  • Ability to work cross functionally with all levels to perform job duties
  • Advanced Excel skills including macros, pivot tables, VLOOKUP, SUMIF functions
  • Great plains experience
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office suite


Language Skills: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, financial statements, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Ability: Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio and percentage and to create and interpret bar graphs.  Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to interpret a variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Technical Skills:  General computer experience; intermediate skill level with electronic spreadsheet, database management, and word processing software.

The Kirkbride Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Drug-Free workplace employer

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