.Cerner Finance is a world-class organization that significantly leverages technology to effectively and efficiently deliver the appropriate financial knowledge in the optimal format at the appropriate time to the right person (associate or client) while maintaining enterprise wide controls.
As a Senior Payroll Accountant you will play a vital role in preparing and recording journal entries by compiling and analyzing account information. Additional key responsibilities will include: analyzing financial statements for trends, costs, financial commitments and obligations to ensure items are properly accounted for in accordance with GAAP as well as reconciling balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis. You will also record manual journal entries associated with responsible balance sheet accounts, prepare projected expense forecasts, and complete Payroll's area of the Finance close process.
Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or equivalent field or industry experience
At least 2 years of finance or accounting experience
Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
Perform other responsibilities as assigned