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Atrium Health Accountant II in Charlotte, North Carolina

Job Summary

The Accountant II performs duties of moderate to high complexity, judgment and scope. Those duties include analyzing accounts and reports, preparing journal entries, troubleshooting problem areas and making recommendations for improving and implementing procedures. In addition, must sometimes provide limited amounts of direction and guidance on specific projects and tasks performed by Accounting I, Accounting Assistant and Staff Accountant. This individual should be able to work independently with a minimal amount of supervision from the department Manager.

Essential Functions

  • Provides limited amount of direction and guidance on specific projects and tasks performed by Accountant I, Accountant Assistant and Staff Accountant.

  • Prepares assigned recurring and non-recurring journal entries for the month-end closing process.

  • Reviews data received from other departments for completeness and accuracy.

  • Performs account analysis and reconciliations.

  • Answers questions from department heads concerning variances on performance reports or directs questions to the appropriate individual(s).

  • Performs reviews, analyses, research and other related duties independently, or as requested by the department Manager.

  • Prepares financial statements and budgets, including supporting documentation.

  • Evaluates accounting systems and procedures and suggest ways to improve output and efficiency.

Physical Requirements

Prolonged periods of sitting and utilizing computer required. Repetitive wrist motion and occasional lifting of 10-20 pounds. Requires frequent verbal and written communication in English. Must be detail-oriented and highly-analytical and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Must be able to travel to System facilities and affiliate sites. Responsible for working in a safe manner.

Education, Experience and Certifications

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required. 1 year of related work experience preferred.

Atrium Health is one of the nation’s leading healthcare organizations, connecting patients with on-demand care, world-class specialists and the region’s largest primary care network. A recognized leader in healthcare delivery, quality and innovation, our foundation rests on providing clinically excellent and compassionate care.

We’ve been serving our community since 1940, when we opened our doors as Charlotte Memorial Hospital. Since then, our network has grown to include more than 40 hospitals and 900 care locations ranging from doctors’ offices to behavioral health centers to nursing homes.

Our focus: Delivering the highest quality patient care, supporting medical research and education, and joining with partners outside our walls to keep our community healthy.