Consulate Health Care Senior Accountant - Consulate Health Care - Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia

Job ID 19823
Posted Date 5/16/2017
Position Location US-GA-Atlanta
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Facility Name Consulate Health Care - Atlanta
Job Category Finance - Accounting
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Position Status FT (Full Time)
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Job Overview:

Consulate Healthcare has an Exciting Opportunity for a Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA

Purpose of the Position:

As a Consulate Health Care employee, you are entrusted with the responsibility of carrying out your daily tasks and assigned duties while demonstrating Consulate’s Core Values of Compassion, Honesty,

Integrity, Respect and Passion. You are expected to provide innovative, responsible results with the creation and implementation of new ideas and concepts that continually improve systems and processes to achieve superior results. The primary purpose of your job position is to apply principles of accounting to process & analyze financial information, review financial reports, supervise the cash ledger process and assist the supervisor with the management of the Accounting functions.

Job Functions:

As Senior Accountant,you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties. This position is responsible for the production of monthly financial statements for the various entities. This position is a non-supervisory function. Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is an essential function of the position.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare and enter entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions.

  2. Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital. Prepares balance sheet, profit & loss statement, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected company financial position for corporate entities and facilities.

  3. Processes the closing of the GL systems and maintains the balance sheet reconciliations for the various entities.

  4. Assists the Accounting Manager with coordinating the month-end process, approving journal entries and reviewing the financial statements for the various business lines.

  5. Assists with reviewing the balance sheet reconciliations for the various business lines.

  6. Devises and implements processes / systems for general accounting.

  7. Conducts studies and submits recommendations for improving the organization’s accounting operation.

  8. Assist in preparation of supporting documentation for financial audits and internal controls.

  9. Embraces Consulate’s five core values of compassion, honesty, integrity, respect and passion incorporating them into the job functions

  10. Demonstrate respect and compassion in every interaction.

  11. Conduct oneself with the highest degree of honesty and integrity in every interaction and demonstrate a passion for caring as evidenced by interaction with co- workers, residents, families and visitors.

  12. Perform all other duties, as assigned.

Working Conditions:

  • Works in office area(s).

  • Moves intermittently during working hours.

  • Is subject to frequent interruptions.

  • Is involved with facility management, staff, auditors, government agencies, etc.

  • Works beyond normal working hours, on weekends and holidays, and on other shifts when necessary.

  • Is subject to call back during emergency conditions (e.g., severe weather, evacuation, post-disaster, etc.).

  • Is subject to injury from falls, burns from equipment, odors, etc., throughout the workday, as well as reactions from dust, disinfectants, and other air contaminants.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Must have a Bachelors degree in Accounting.

  • Should have at least (2) years of Professional Accounting experience preferably in a health care environment.

Specific Requirements:

  • Must be familiar with automated General Ledger systems preferably Lawson.

  • Must be proficient in Excel, Word, and Microsoft Outlook.

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Company Overview:

Where Will Compassion Take You?

At Consulate Health Care, we're looking for talented, compassionate and hard-working individuals who are eager to serve others. Our team members go above and beyond to give our residents and patients the care they deserve — so you'll find that every day with Consulate Health Care offers new and exciting opportunities to learn and grow.

Compassionate hearts and passionate dedication – these two qualities shine in our team members and provide the foundation for our mission of “Providing Service With Our Hearts and Hands” . The compassion you'll show to residents, patients and their families is the lifeline of our business, while relationships with your peers and coworkers will strengthen our vibrant, diverse community.

Consulate Health Care is one of the nation's leading providers of Senior healthcare services, specializing in post-acute care. Operating in 21 states, we offer services ranging from short-term transitional care to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.

  • 24-hour skilled nursing care

  • Comprehensive post-acute care

  • Physical, Occupational and Speech therapies

  • "Your Journey Home" short-term rehab program

  • Alzheimer's and dementia care

  • Care for medically-complex patients