Community Health Systems Senior Accountant in Nashville, Tennessee


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Provides support to the Accounting Manager and Director Financial Reporting in carrying out the responsibilities of the Finance/Accounting Department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Journal entries, GL maintenance, reconciliations, fixed assets, budgeting

  • Financial Reporting and Analysis

  • Assist with Month end preparation

  • Provide Relief to Accounting Manager that will allow them to spend greater time on research, variance analysis and forecasting

  • Perform other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required from time to time – quite often on short notice



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Be able to demonstrate attention to details and good record keeping as well as excellent problem-solving skills. Good communication skills.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to detect problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or systematic form and adapt to abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point and especially Excel). Within Excel VLookup and Pivot Table abilities are a must. Athena knowledge is a plus. Computer confidence and ability to use applicable information technology and systems to meet work needs.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Certificates and Licenses:

None required

Supervisory Responsibilities:



  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance required.

  • Four (4) tosix (6) years progressive work experience in general ledger and complex reconciliations preferred

  • Prior experience in health care preferred but not required

Job: Business Office Support

Organization: PPSI

Location: TN-Nashville

Requisition ID: 1763396