Accountant

Location
Plano, TX
Salary
Competitive
Posted
2/9/2018
Closes
2/22/2018
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
LifeCare Hospitals Header
  General Summary: The Accountant is responsible for preparing financial statements and statistical data as assigned.

Essential Functions:
  • Assists in preparing monthly financial statements including all necessary accruals, estimates and supporting schedules for assigned LifeCare entities.
  • Assists in accumulating and preparing statistical data to allow for accurate analysis of financial data, including trending analysis, budgetary comparisons and to identify or detect unjustified variations in data.
  • Assists in the preparation and review of journal entries, including accruals with supporting documentation.
  • Assists in preparation of work papers relating to external audits and tax returns.
  • Completes special projects as requested.
  • Regular attendance is required to perform the essential functions of this position.
  • Employee must maintain performance levels that support the mission and philosophy of LifeCare Hospitals of providing exceptional customer/patient care and satisfaction.

This description is a general statement of required essential functions performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned.

Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required.

Experience: Prior accounting experience in healthcare preferred.

Supervision: Does not direct the activities of staff or a function.