Staff Accountant

  • Acceptance Insurance
  • Green Hills, Nashville, TN 37215, USA

Job Description


The Staff Accountant prepares and review financial documents, reports, and statements. The position is responsible for a variety of accounting procedures (e.g. reconciliation of bank accounts and other general ledger accounts, capitalization of fixed assets, month-end closures, analyses, etc.).  Advises on general financial matters.

Essential Job Functions

  • Utilizes  GAAP knowledge and associated accounting skills to ensure the achievement of timely and accurate monthly and quarterly financial statements.  
  • Handles month-end activities and creates journal entries 
  • Reconciles bank accounts on a monthly basis 
  • Performs various other General Ledger account reconciliations and/or analyses 
  • Accounting, reporting and timely capitalization of fixed assets
  • Researches, reports, and remits unclaimed property to various states 
  • Compiles various data using Microsoft Excel as requested by management 
  • Assists with internal and/or external audits 
  • Meets deadlines set by management
  • Communicates with co-workers, management, and/or others in a courteous and professional manner 
  • Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, and/or instructions 
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Qualifications

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance 
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of Accounting/General Ledger Experience
  • Knowledge of Stone River (FiServ) accounting software, Bloomberg Tax and ProLease software a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of GAAP
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite (i.e. Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently
  • Detail-oriented and ability to multi-task
  • Time management, prioritization, and organization skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Commitment to Acceptance’s company values 
  • Able to lift 0-10 pounds without assistance 

As a Team Member at Acceptance Insurance, you will be part of a growing organization that continues to evolve and positively impacts the lives of our team members and customers.

We are looking for team members that engage – who take responsibility for themselves and take care of their customers and colleagues. Ideal candidates can compose themselves under pressure, have a “make It right” mindset, and focus their energies on solving problems. This means you’ll be supported by a team with all these qualities, too. If this sounds like the kind of team you’d like to join, we want to hear from you! ​


Acceptance Insurance offers a full line of benefits including: Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Paid Vacation, Disability Insurance and Employer Matching 401(k) Program.


WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants are considered for position and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, religion, sexual orientation, color, gender, national origin, age, marital status, military or veteran status or any other protected local, state or federal status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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