Job Title: Accountant - Junior
Duration: 12 months W2
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Pay Rate: 12.00/hour
The Revenue Accounting department is seeking a Junior Accountant contractor to provide support to the Electronic Tenders team and possible other Revenue Accounting areas. The role will primarily support credit card reconciliation and accounting, month-end close, and payments analysis. This includes gaining a subject matter expertise in ReconNet in order to troubleshoot files issues, assist analysts in daily reconciliation research, and provide adhoc reporting. The ideal candidate should have proven accounting experience and an aptitude to learn new applications quickly.
Quickly develop a full understanding of the daily processing operations to drive efficiencies and support business initiatives
Must have a strong understanding of the underlying accounting behind E-Tender processes to be able to support internal and external business partners in ad-hoc reporting and improving processes when needed
Serve as the reconciliation software expert for the electronic tender’s team which includes an advanced knowledge of how the system works, creating reporting and troubleshooting errors or inefficiencies
Perform month-end duties including but not limited providing data to reporting, general ledger validation, journal entry reconciliation and journal entry creation. This could include hours outside of normal business
Perform varied work assignments with limited supervision which involve moderately complex accounting activities
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field, or equivalent experience
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently and work effectively under critical deadlines.
Ability to think objectively and interpret meaningful themes from quantitative and qualitative data
Respond to technical matters; initiate technical problem solving, recommend solutions, and facilitate issues to closure
Able to build constructive and effective relationships with a broad and diverse group of business partners