Sr. Analyst, Accounting, General Ledger

Shentel Waynesboro , VA 22980

Posted 2 months ago

Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years.

Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology easy. It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US. With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and internet.

In addition Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint. We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that support our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network. We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving success of all of the facets of our business.

We're Shentel. Always connected to you. Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

I. Job Summary:

This position supports general ledger accounting, and is responsible for the preparation of journal entries, account analysis, and variance analysis resulting in timely and accurate financial information.

II. Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential:

a. Execution of monthly and quarterly close, ensuring accurate results are delivered on time for reporting in accordance with GAAP

b. Perform assigned journals, accounts reconciliation and fluxes

c. Help lead the implementation of best practices to simplify, standardize and scale our business

d. Work cross functionally with technical accounting, Finance, Legal, AP, Payroll, FP&A, Tax and various business owners on policies, processes, and help drive key system initiatives and improvements

e. Mentor, teach and review the work of other supporting members of the accounting team

f. Other responsibilities include but not limited to participate in special projects, system enhancements or ad hoc analyses as assigned

III. Qualification Requirements:

a. B.S. or above degree in Accounting

b. 2-5+ year experience

c. Experience in a large Public Accounting firm or with a publicly traded company

d. CPA preferred

e. Experience with major ERP system required

f. Strong communication skills

g. Excellent time and self-management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask to meet deadlines required

IV. Knowledge:

a. Computer Skills:
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word and be comfortable with extremely large data volume

b. This position does not supervise anyone

Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. Click to review our Privacy Policy.

Shentel will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please email employment@emp.shentel.com and provide your name and contact information.

Other details

  • Job Family Finance

  • Pay Type Salary

  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA

  • Waynesboro, VA 22980, USA

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