The Accountant I reports to the Accounting Manager assigned to the Corporate Accounting department. Primary role includes performing reconciliation of accounts and general ledger entries to ensure accuracy, proper completion, approval, compliance with departmental guidelines and procedures, and proper inclusion in the financial statements.
Participates in the research and resolution of any discrepancies found during the review. Assists other departments in research and correction of general ledger entries as needed. Provides direction and guidance needed to advance the employees knowledge of the Company and its guidelines and procedures. Lends guidance to other areas by responding to questions and assisting in problem resolution.
Works with Management to keep business processes current and at a level required to service the company. Maintains a current knowledge of accounting and First Horizon Bank’s policies. Assists Management in communicating improvements, change and enhancements.
Degree in Accounting
Prior related work experience in a Corporate Accounting department preferable
Familiarity with GAAP
Ability to effectively work independently
Hours: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)