Senior Financial Reporting Analyst

Atlanta, GA 1424 Northeast Expy NE 30329, 1424 NORTHEAST EXPY NE, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America Req #20948
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for an Senior Financial Reporting Analyst for the Southern Territory Headquarters, located in Atlanta, Georgia.


Job Summary

Provides a comprehensive review and analysis of consolidated financial statements as required by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).  Spearheads the collection and analysis of the comprehensive financial package required from each individual Division within the Southern Territory. Works in conjunction with the Financial Consolidations Director and THQ Finance Manager/Consolidations Manager to provide an advanced level of support for year-end and interim reports and other procedures to ensure compliance with FASB, as well as prepare various consolidated analysis in support of the annual external audit Develops and reviews improved processes within the Consolidation section in conjunction with Financial Consolidations Director.  Researches and proposes upgraded processes to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of the Consolidations section. Provides analytical support in the development of new and continuous process improvement procedures related to the external audit process and changing requirements of GAAP.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Job Performance Knowledge of the principles and practices of basic and GAAP accounting and reporting.    Knowledge of the principles and practices of accounting, finance, and bookkeeping.  Knowledge and experience in the preparation of complicated consolidated financial statements.   Knowledge of accepted practices and techniques for preparing complex spreadsheets, financial statements and reports.    Knowledge of data management and monitoring of financial software.   Ability to perform all tasks in an accurate, complete, and timely manner.  Ability to meet and achieve set goals and prioritize and plan work activities in a productive manner.  Ability to prepare accurate and complete spreadsheets, balance sheets, trial balances, income statements, financial statements, and special financial reports.  Ability to maintain the confidentiality of all information associated with the job.  Ability to operate and utilize computer systems to generate and record financial data. Ability to research, analyze, and provide recommendations for a substantial volume of data.  Ability to manage multiple projects and process.    Ability to generate customized reports utilizing the query and personal computer support functions of MS Great Plains to extract accounting information.   Ability to perform routine and complex mathematical calculations.   Ability to operate and use computer systems.  Quality Ability to perform tasks accurately and thoroughly.  Ability to apply feedback to improve performance and monitor own work to ensure quality/  Adaptability Ability to adapt to changes in the work environment, demands, and team interactions.  Ability to manage competing demands.  Ability to accept criticism and feedback.  Ability to change approach or method to best fit the situation.  Professional Integrity Ability to treat people with respect.  Ability to keep commitments.  Ability to work ethically and with sincerity and reliably.  Communication Ability to listen and comprehend and communicate with individuals as needed by selecting appropriate communication methods.  Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.  Customer Service Ability to provide customer service by displaying courtesy and sensitivity to all customers, appropriately handling difficult or emotional customer situations or elevating such situations to appropriate levels of management, responding promptly to customer needs, and appropriately prioritizing customer requests.  Initiative Ability to volunteer for additional tasks once assigned tasks are completed and seek professional, personal, and team opportunities as presented.   Team Work Ability to cooperate with others and be part of and contribute to a positive team environment.  Ability to give and receive feedback.  Dependability Ability to follow instructions and appropriately respond to management direction.  Ability to accept responsibility for personal actions and attitude.  Ability to maintain appropriate attendance and punctuality expectations.


Education and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance or a related field – Required AND Four years progressively responsible accounting experience with two years financial reporting preferred. 

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Constant amount of physical effort required associated with hand movement, holding, finger dexterity, reading, writing, eye-hand coordination, vision, hearing, talking and sitting at least 90% of the work time; rare to occasional amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting up to 30 lbs., pushing, pulling, climbing, bending, squatting, crawling, and reaching at least 30% of the work time.  Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, chemicals, extreme temperatures, or hazardous conditions.

Additional Comments:

All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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Application Submittal Period: 09/28/2022 – 10/16/2022

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family THQ-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Finance
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
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