Staff Accountant

Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC And Affiliates Knoxville , TN 37902

Posted 2 days ago


LBMC is a great place to work and we have the awards and people to prove it! As one of the fastest growing companies since our inception over 30 years ago, we know that people are the key to how to maintain our success. Our people, culture, benefit options, growth opportunities, and not to mention that we are located in some pretty amazing cities in Tennessee, all come together to make us a TOP Work Place!

The Accounting Services group in our Knoxville office provides accounting and consulting services for small to medium-sized businesses. The services provided range from general ledger, payroll, financial reporting, cash management, and bill payment, to coordinating information for tax returns.


This position of staff accountant will be an integral part of the Accounting Services group providing diversified administrative and day-to-day financial support to our clients. This position requires a strong understanding of professional services and client service.


Responsibilities will vary depending on client needs and may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Performing monthly reconciliations of client bank accounts and credit cards and providing reports as needed

  • Payroll processing

  • Payroll tax return processing quarterly and annual

  • Processing year-end 1096/1099s reporting

  • Accounts payable processing

  • General ledger maintenance

  • Sales tax and other local business tax reporting

  • Responding to client requests and inquiries

  • Providing accurate documentation in accordance with record retention policies and procedures

  • Assisting with year-end reporting of 1099s

  • Handling special projects as needed

  • Financial statement preparation


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, or Finance

  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting/bookkeeping experience (including payroll)

  • High attention to detail, multi-tasker, problem solver & intellectually curious

  • Proficient in QuickBooks (Desktop & Online) or other accounting software

  • Proficient in Excel and Word

  • Proficiency in use of computers & general comfort with technology

  • Understanding of sensitivity to confidential information

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment meeting time constraints and client deadlines

  • Experience within an office, business management or similar setting preferred


  • Employee development and training programs, such as including a Women's Initiative Network, Coaching Program, and Young Professionals Group.

  • Eight week paid maternity leave

  • Two week paid paternity/adoptive leave

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Provided refreshments

  • Business casual dress

  • Local charity support

  • Quarterly and holiday office celebrations

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Staff Accountant

Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC And Affiliates