Financial Accountant

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Full-time

Company Description

 

Job Description

Our Philosophy is simple: INNOVATION backed by INTEGRITY in everything we do.

 

SEDC, a dynamic company headquartered in Dunwoody, seeks a Financial Accountant with a minimum of 1-2 years accounting experience.

 

Primary Responsibilities include (but not limited to): 

  • Prepares monthly, quarterly and annual statements by collecting data and analyzing variances, summarizing data, information, and trends; distributes statements to managers
  • Prepares all general ledger functions including payroll, journal entries, and reconciliations and audit preparation
  • Provides financial advice by studying operational issues; applies financial principles and practices; develops recommendations
  • Complies with state and federal tax filing requirements by studying regulations; adhering to requirements; advising management on required actions; calculating quarterly estimated tax payments; assembling data for quarterly and annual tax filings; prepares and distributes sales tax reports
  • Provides financial advice by studying operational issues, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments and obligations; applies financial principles and practices; develops recommendations and predicts future revenues and expenses
  • Prepares special reports by studying variances; preparing budgets; developing forecasts.
  • Cross train within department and serve as backup when needed
  • Updates job knowledge by keeping current with financial regulations and accepted practices; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations

 

 

Qualifications

Required Skills/Attributes:

  • Experience with G/L accounting
  • MS Excel/Access Familiarity
  • Detail-oriented and focused on accuracy
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Conscientious and self-motivated
  • Able to prioritize multiple tasks and work independently
  • Bachelors Degree

 

It’s a PLUS if you have:

  • Utility or Coop knowledge or experience

Additional Information

SEDC is a dynamic yet stable company offering good benefits, flexibility and a family of great people!