Shentel Sr. Accounting Associate in Waynesboro, Virginia

Company Summary: Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 100 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, using innovative thinking and delivering high quality local customer service that makes using 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 500 towers that comprise our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 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 the success of all of the facets of our business. We’re Shentel. Always connected to you.

I. Job Summary: Responsible for efficiently processing financial transactions including General Ledger, Revenue Accounting, Accounts Payable, Treasury, Fixed Assets and Projects, Inventory and other areas as directed. Also responsible for tracking, validating and posting summary information. Must prepare reports and analyses as well as account reconciliations between General Ledger and appropriate subsidiary ledgers while maintaining appropriate documentation and support. Position may require detailed account research to resolve issues. II. Duties and Responsibilities:o Ensure all transactions are processed accurately and efficiently in accordance with company policies.o Continuously review and identify accounting processes for streamlining and improvement opportunities.o Prepare variance analyses and reports and communicate conclusions to management.o Prepare monthly journal entries, account reconciliations, and reports for management.o Responsible for following, supporting, and enforcing all internal control processes and procedures.o Other duties and projects as assigned. III. Qualification Requirements:o Education: High School diploma or equivalent required. Associates Degree in related field preferred.o Experience Level: 3-5 years of general accounting experience. Prefer experience with mid-tier accounting systems; experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX is a plus.o Must be highly proficient in Excel and capable of managing large amounts of data. Positions require frequent interaction with colleagues in all areas of the business. Good verbal and written communications skills required This position description is only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this position. The incumbents may be requested to perform tasks other than those stated in this description.

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Requisition ID: 2596BR

Title: Sr. Accounting Associate

Employment Status: Full-Time Regular

Division: Finance

City: Waynesboro

State: VA

Company: Shentel