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  • Job
    Full-time
    Junior (1-2 years) - Mid-level (3-4 years)
  • Accounting & Tax
  • Nashville

AI generated summary

  • You need a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA certification, 2+ years of GL accounting experience, proficiency in accounting software and Excel, strong GAAP knowledge, analytical skills, attention to detail, ability to work independently, and good communication skills.
  • You will maintain, reconcile, and analyze general ledger accounts, prepare journal entries, support month-end/year-end closing, reconcile bank statements, and assist with audits. Collaborate with other departments and stay current on accounting regulations for process improvement.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • CPA certification
  • 2+ years of experience in general ledger accounting or similar role.
  • Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., Sage Intacct, SAP, Oracle) and Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong understanding of GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) and financial reporting requirements.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with month-end and year-end closing processes is a plus.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain and reconcile the general ledger accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Prepare and post journal entries for various transactions, including accruals, prepayments, and adjustments.
  • Review and analyze financial transactions to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Assist in the month-end and year-end closing processes, including preparing financial statements and supporting schedules.
  • Reconcile bank statements and other balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepare and file sales tax returns and other regulatory filings as required.
  • Assist with internal and external audits by providing supporting documentation and explanations for account balances and transactions.
  • Collaborate with other departments to resolve accounting discrepancies and issues.
  • Stay up-to-date on accounting regulations and changes in accounting standards.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives to streamline accounting processes and enhance efficiency.

FAQs

What are the key qualifications needed for the GL Accountant role at Matthews™ HQ in Nashville?

The ideal candidate should be motivated, ambitious, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy collaborative work environments. They should also take pride in their work and have a strong understanding of finance operations core functions.

What kind of exposure can one expect in this role?

The GL Accountant role provides valuable exposure to the broad range of Matthews™ business and finance operations core functions, offering a comprehensive understanding of the company's financial operations.

Where is the location of this job?

The GL Accountant role is located onsite at Matthews™ HQ in Nashville, TN.

The Nation's Fastest-Growing Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Firm.

Real Estate & Construction
Industry
501-1000
Employees
2015
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™, a commercial real estate investment services and technology firm, holds recognition as an industry leader in investment sales, leasing, and debt and structured finance. Matthews™ delivers superior results through the firm’s industry revered work ethic, unique culture, collaboration, and advanced technology. Since 2015, Matthews™ has experienced unprecedented growth adding over 600+ real estate professionals to serve clients. Founded in El Segundo, CA, and strategically positioned in 20+ offices across the United States, Matthews™ continues to expand into new markets. Matthews™ redefines what clients expect by accelerating the evolution of how the commercial real estate industry services clients through technology. By leveraging technology and industry-leading resources, Matthews™ is committed to growing and preserving client wealth and adding value to their investment strategy.