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Junior Cash Accountant

333 W State St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA Req #8181
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

The Gannett Advertising Billing Group, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, is seeking an experienced Jr Cash Accountant to join our team.

The primary responsibility of this role is to ensure accurate and timely application of advertising payments.

Duties for this position include, but are not limited, to:

  • Takes initiative on tasks that will result in operational efficiencies. Recommendations for development, automation of account look up.

  •  Researches and resolves unapplied cash balances.

  • Utilizes instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of a job.

  • Is expected to utilize good judgment in maintaining essential job functions through planning, analysis and follow up. 

Required Competencies:

  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Strong technical skills

  • Strong general accounting skills

  • Passion for results

  • Customer/client orientation

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Teamwork

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Accounting degree (Associate) with 2+ years of general accounting experience or comparable work experience

  • Experience in commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within financial reporting and cost accounting.

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work with internal and external stakeholders

What we Offer:

As a part of the USA Today Network, the nation's largest media and marketing solutions company, we offer a dynamic, community-focused environment where individuals are rewarded for exceptional performance. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, including health care, dental and vision coverage, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid vacation time, personal and sick leave, and tuition reimbursement.

Other details

  • Job Family Accounting
  • Job Function Finance/Accounting
  • Pay Type Salary
  • 333 W State St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA