Financial Reporting Accountant II

Ingram Marine Group Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 5 months ago

Job Description:

Ingram Barge Company, the leading carrier on America's inland waterways, has an opening for a Financial Reporting Accountant II, based in our Nashville, TN office. This role is responsible for general ledger accounting functions, month-end closing processes, and assisting with our annual budget.

At Ingram, Accounting is a blend of analysis, problem solving, and detective work; you must be able to communicate effectively, and work as well with people as you do numbers. The successful Ingram Accountant is a hardworking, logical, and optimistic individual who never settles for average. If you're innovative, determined, and team oriented, this opportunity may be the one for you!

What you will be doing:

  • Planning, scheduling, and coordinating budget preparation, and providing budget assistance where needed

  • Maintaining budgeting model in Adaptive Planning

  • Preparing quarterly forecasts

  • Completing monthly close in PeopleSoft, including preparation and posting of various journal entries and review of various accounts

  • Maintaining and running PeopleSoft allocations

  • Preparing monthly statistical information

  • Preparing Balance Sheet account reconciliations and clearing items timely

  • Investigating variances between actual and budget expenses, and completing correcting entries when necessary

  • Preparing analysis of legal expenses

  • Preparing analysis of miscellaneous income and expenses

  • Updating and maintaining financial system documentation and training materials

  • Preparing analysis of prepaid expenses

  • Preparing and recording marine payroll and bonus entries for monthly financial statements

  • Leading and contributing to special projects

Minimum Qualifications

What we're looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred

  • CPA or CMA certifications preferred

  • Four years accounting experience

  • Thorough understanding of accounting principles and practices

  • Focus on customer loyalty, quality orientation, and network building

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy

  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal

  • Highly self-motivated and directed

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Financial Reporting Accountant II

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