TEGNA is looking for a Senior Accountant to join our team at the NSSC. Duties for this position include, but are not limited to, completion and maintenance of general ledger transactions, complex balance sheet reconciliations and financial reports for TEGNA business units. The role requires strong problem solving, analytical and organizational skills. Has experience in commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within financial reporting and accounting. Utilizes good judgment in maintaining essential job functions through planning, analysis and follow up. Takes initiative on tasks that will result in operational efficiencies.
Participate actively in month-end close process by preparing and analyzing monthly journal entries and reporting documents for TEGNA business units, as well as handling larger and more complex business unit needs.
Reconcile and analyze assigned balance sheet accounts to supporting documentation. Demonstrate initiative to resolve any balancing issues in the reconciliations.
Take on expense management accounting duties including auditing of receipts and proper use taxation.
Establish and maintain a superior customer service relationship with the sites.
Prepare various monthly reports and analysis for internal and external management and audit groups.
Utilize good judgment in maintaining essential job functions through planning, analysis and follow up.
Take initiative on tasks that will result in operational efficiencies.
Perform other duties as required, including special projects.
Bachelor's degree is preferred in accounting or business-related concentration with 2-5 years of related experience. Associates degree will be considered with equivalent experience.
Good problem solving, organizational and time management skills. Analytical and detailed oriented, and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills, with emphasis on superior customer service.
Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley requirements.
CPA qualification a plus.
MS Office knowledge is required.
Oracle Cloud ERP general ledger knowledge preferred.
Shared service experience a plus.
Work Environment: Office
Physical Demands: Sedentary work
Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment
Physical Demands Set: Sedentary work: Involves sitting most of the time; walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA's OTT advertising service. For more information, visit [ Link removed ] - URL blocked - click to apply.
TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.
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