The Senior Staff Accountant reports directly to the Assistant Controller and is responsible for financial reporting, general accounting activity related to the month-end closing process, variance analysis, annual audit, and related duties as assigned.
Essential Job Functions:
In support of the Athens Services mission and both internal and external stakeholders (internal: other teams the accounting team works with; external: banks, Fed/State governments) the Senior Accountant performs a variety of tasks and accountabilities surrounding its technical specialty. In addition to technical specialty, essential behaviors are critical to success in the role: partnership/teamwork, innovation/continuous improvement, and business awareness/understanding. It is expected that the Senior Accountant will maintain the necessary technical skills and business knowledge to improve processes in their area. The accountant works with other teams across the business to assure that his/her input is incorporated business-wide so that all improvements are delivered across all affected functions simultaneously.
Athens will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and any other applicable state, federal or local laws. EEO/M/F/disability/veteran