BJC Careers

Staff Accountant

Saint Louis, MO
Financial Services


Job Description

Job ID: 1178522
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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BJC Behavioral Health is a community health center that provides and coordinates behavioral health services for more than 6,000 seriously mentally ill adults and seriously emotionally disturbed children in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. François, Iron and Washington counties.  As an Administrative Agent of the Missouri Department of Mental Health (DMH) serves as a major point of entry for people eligible for mental health services funded by DMH and is responsible for serving as gatekeeper to the public mental health system.  BJC Behavioral Health also administers the BJC Employee Assistance Program ad Behavioral Health Partners, an administrative services organization.


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Role Purpose

Readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles that include work that is analytical and evaluative in nature and that requires an understanding of both accounting theory and practice.


Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation and analysis of financial statements and reports.
  • Prepares journal entries, and any related analysis, including variance analysis of budget vs. actual results for assigned areas, providing explanations of the causes of any material variances.
  • Reconcile and analyze general ledger accounts.
  • Maintains general ledger in conformance with generally accepted accounting principles.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Accounting/Business/related

     

    Experience

  • <2 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • CPA

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer