Staff Accountant III
Staff Accountant III Requisition #: 338688 Location: Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201 Category: Finance Work Shift: Day Shift Work Week: Full Time Weekend Work Required: No Date Posted: Aug. 19, 2021Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here. Position Summary: Performs a variety of professional accounting duties for selected Johns Hopkins Medicine affiliates. Tasks include the recording of financial transactions / journal entries, reconciling balance sheet accounts, and assisting in the preparation of financial statements and analyses for management review. This position will produce timely and accurate monthly GAAP financial reporting packages, including budget to actual analysis of the results of the responsible Affiliates. This position is responsible for keeping current on all technical GAAP accounting literature, and implementation of all new required GAAP accounting pronouncements. This position will ensure all journal entries are recorded and that monthly reconciliations are complete and accurate, all within appropriate deadlines. This position is also responsible for assisting in the financial statement audit for the responsible Affiliates, if applicable. This includes preparation of schedules requested by the auditors in the usual and customary audit process. Other responsibilities that a Staff Accountant III within the Controller's office will be accountable for can include fixed asset accounting, financial analyses requested by directors/affiliates, support for Johns Hopkins Medicine budget presentation, preparation of financial statements for benefit plan audits, supporting tax department preparation of 990, etc. Competencies: Education: Requires a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. Knowledge: Knowledge of general accounting and/or public accounting. Skills: High level of analytic ability necessary to analyze accounting data, classify and compile data and prepare complex accounting reports. Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Requires strong PC skills and experience with mainframe systems. Access experience preferred. Strong SAP experiences a plus. Required Licensure Certification, etc. CPA certificate preferred. Work Experience: Minimum of two year of experience working in a general accounting department or public accounting. Machines, Tools, Equipment: PC, calculator and standard office equipment. Work Location: 3910 Keswick Road - South Building - Baltimore MD 21211Work Schedule: M-F 8:30 am - 5 pm Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.