Inventory & Projects Accountant

Uniti Group Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

Uniti Fiber, a division of Uniti Group Inc. (Nasdaq: UNIT) is based in Mobile, Alabama. This role would report directly to the Senior Project Accounting Manager for Uniti Fiber. The role would focus primarily on the overall maintenance project accounting records and related reporting requirements.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assisting Operations, Costing Analysis and Accounting departments with administrative support

  • Update and maintain project details records within Oracle system (status, budget, capex classification, etc.)

  • Process and track project initiation form requests and approvals

  • Code project transactions to appropriate general ledger account and project task details

  • Calculate various project accounting journal entries and allocations

  • Review inventory transactions and reconcile the inventory subledger to the GL monthly

  • Identify, investigate and clear reconciling items

  • Support month end close functions and reporting requirements

  • Attend operations meetings to monitor progression of assigned projects

  • Communicate and provide various data request to the Costing Analysis department

  • Compile ad hoc analysis and investigate project variances, as requested

  • Adheres to SOX controls and properly documents transactions per SOX guidance

  • Performs special projects as assigned in response to changing business conditions and/or requirements

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/ or Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience or degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Construction accounting experience, plus

  • ERP or other accounting software experience, preferred

  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail to maintain reliable data

  • Ability to communicate effectively to various departments

  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and in fast paced environment

  • Ability to successfully engage in multiple initiatives and manage multiple priorities

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Sitting, standing, and walking

  • Lifting of objects up to 25 pounds, bending, and stooping

  • Hours involving overtime and weekends as necessary

  • Keyboarding, typing

  • Ability to read effectively from a computer screen, sampling device and/or a paper copy

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work multiple tasks in a stressful environment while maintaining a positive attitude

  • Ability to handle a large volume of work and perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to travel up to 20%

  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, holidays, and weekends

  • Ability to work remotely possible

Uniti provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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Inventory & Projects Accountant

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