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Accountant Needed - Knoxville, TN

Kelly Services
Knoxville, TN 37921
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We at Kelly Services are currently searching for an Accountant for one of our premier non-profit clients in Knoxville, TN

Pay depending on experience

**Job Summary:**

Plans, coordinates, monitors, and participates in all phases of bookkeeping functions and financial reporting for the Knoxville Area Command. Ensures that bookkeeping transactions are performed in a timely manner and in compliance with established policies and procedures and verifies the accuracy and integrity of books. Prepares various routine and financial reports and assists with audits. Prepares and processes receipts and deposits. Prepares and processes invoices, checks and all other Accounts Payable type duties. Prepares and generates the General Journal entries and ability to research any differences and do correcting journal entries. Ability to perform a variety of routines and various accounting functions.

**Essential Functions:**

**Accounts Payable, Cash Management, & Journal Entries** **Functions:** **90%**

+ Prepares, processes and performs data entry of one or more of the following financial documents: invoices, billings, purchase orders, requisitions, receipts, checks (including mail donations), check requests, bank deposits, journal entries, sale and use tax report, reviews and verifies the same for accuracy, completeness, proper account coding as applicable and timely payment of invoices.

+ Ensures proper internal controls and proper accounting principles are followed.

+ Maintains accurate and complete files of accounts, billings, invoices, and donor/client files; develops and maintains departmental files.

+ Researches and performs follow up on vendor statements.

+ Assists in processing kettles including sorting, counting, data entry, and preparing deposits.

+ Ensures all accounting records, monies, and accounts are in order always in readiness for audit by The Salvation Army or external auditors.

+ Helps prepare and process grant and FEMA reimbursement requests; ensures that financial records for the same are in proper order for audits.

+ Reviews, monitors, and ensures the accountability and security of all monies processed through the office (mail, appeals, kettles, and other development incomes).

+ Prepares and verifies bank deposits; prepares various comprehensive reports and statistical records reflecting the office operations.

**Other Requirements: 10%**

+ Provides accounting assistance to Corps officers.

+ Maintains confidentiality of all accounting and personnel information that you come across as a result while performing your duties.

+ Provides support for special projects.

**Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:**

+ Skill in using Excel.

+ Prefer knowledge and experience in accounting software packages.

+ Ability to be self-directed and self-motivated.

+ Knowledge of accounting principles and practices.

+ Knowledge of basic double-entry bookkeeping principles and practices and of applications to accounting transactions.

+ Knowledge and experience of budget planning.

+ Ability to prepare complex financial reports and records.

+ Ability to plan, develop and initiate effective and efficient bookkeeping practices and methods in order to increase accuracy and timeliness of financial recording and reporting


**Education and Experience:**

+ Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Business Administration or a related field


+ Two years progressively responsible experience performing accounting work,


+ Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-09-20 Expires: 2021-11-01

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