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SCI Shared Resources, LLC Accountant II - Accounting Business Analyst in Jefferson, Louisiana

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Consider the possibilities of joining a Great Place to Work!

This hybrid role between Accounting and Business Analysis is a perfect role for a candidate who likes to stay busy. A unique role based in our Jefferson, LA office, it allows for the right candidate to bring their expertise to our organization.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Accounting 50%

  • Performs professional-level accounting duties such as:

  • Performing and reviewing reconciliations

  • Completing trial balances and journal entries

  • Preparing work papers, schedules and reports

  • Examines a variety of accounting documents to verify accuracy of computations

  • Ensures transactions are in accordance with applicable authority, policies, procedures, and are recorded consistent with acceptable accounting standards

  • Demonstrates or explains accounting practices and procedures as requested

  • Prepares accounting reports and supplemental schedules.

  • Prepares analysis of inter-company relationships and transactions.

  • Uploads journal entries on monthly basis.

  • Prepares account reconciliations for department owned accounts.

  • May prepare financial statements.

  • May prepare foreign currency translations.

  • Prepares various reports for compliance with GAAP regulations.

  • Responds to SOX and internal audit requests as needed.

Data Analysis and Presentation 50%

  • Develops business insights based on analysis of results, and communicate key findings to various members of management to facilitate data-driven decision-making.

  • Assists in the development of measurement processes/methods for assessing progress towards goals and project outcomes.

  • Leads efforts to define business and systems requirements including documenting processes, business requirements and resulting technology needs.

  • Prepares reports, performs analyses, and evaluates opportunities.

  • Develops polished executive-level presentations and confidently delivers the information to internal business associates and external clients in a clear and concise fashion.

  • Assists in identifying best practices through a review of processes.

  • Establishes and maintains relationships with various departments.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or other discipline

Experience:

  • Two (2) years of accounting experience or analysis experience or equivalent experience in a related field

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Understanding of accounting principles, GAAP

  • Ability to analyze data and provide recommendations

  • Ability to work independently, prioritizing and meeting multiple deadlines

  • Ability to prepare and present working papers and supporting documentation

  • Proficiency with PC software such as Excel, other Microsoft Office applications

  • Ability to express ideas clearly and effectively in both written and oral communications

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Postal Code: 70121

Category (Portal Searching): Finance and Accounting

Job Location: US-LA - Jefferson

Req ID: AP.Req.88661

Position Type: Full time

Who we are. What we do.

We are North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals, who proudly serve our community, provide caring assistance to families in need, and honor veterans and public servants.

We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.

"SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliates.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V