Accountant
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 2/6/2020

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

9Health Fair is the largest volunteer-driven, non-profit health, wellness and prevention effort in the nation. Our mission is to raise health awareness and provide people with the tools they need to take responsibility for their health. Thanks to the support of more than 16,000 statewide volunteers, we've helped save thousands of lives by providing affordable and convenient screenings and health education. We've proudly impacted more than 1.7 million individuals since inception who took the time to learn more about their health and take control of their lives.

You would be responsible for our day to day accounting activity, assisting with the month end close process and financial statement preparation, supporting our volunteer cashiers and other projects.  You would work directly with the CFO.  In addition, you are passionate about the mission of 9Health, helping all Coloradans live their best, healthiest life.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare journal entries, analyses, account reconciliations, bank reconciliations and assist with monthly close processes
  • Full cycle accounts payable; process vendor invoices, reimbursements, credit cards and payments via check or ACH
  • Reconcile Health Fair revenue, prepare and record sponsorship invoices and donations, process all cash receipts
  • Assist with financial statement preparation and the annual audit by preparing supporting schedules
  • Manage our volunteer cashiers and ensure that the cashiering function works smoothly at the health fairs throughout the Spring and Fall seasons
  • Prepare annual 1099s

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • ​2-5 years full cycle accounting experience
  • Accounting degree and nonprofit experience is preferred
  • Basic understanding of U.S. GAAP
  • Intermediate to advanced level Excel skills
  • Experience with various accounting software, preferably Blackbaud Financial Edge
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Highly organized, strong concern for accuracy and attention to detail
  • Discretion handling and communicating sensitive and confidential information
  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively
  • A positive attitude and willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done
  • Applies problem solving skills to address issues within guidelines
  • Ability to adjust and change or to learn new skills and methods to accommodate company growth

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

About Us

9NEWS (KUSA) is the NBC affiliate in Denver and is owned by TEGNA.  Colorado’s News Leader for over 60 years, 9NEWS signed on the air in 1952 as KBTV, changing to KUSA in 1984.  9NEWS broadcasts KUSA (9.1), 9NEWS NOW (9.2), The Justice Network (9.3), KTVD (20.1) and MeTV (20.2).  Additionally 9NEWS operates the website 9NEWS.COM and has a strong social media presence.

At 9NEWS, all of us are here for something greater than ourselves – the opportunity to serve the greater good of our communities. Day in and day out, you will find people dedicated to improving our communities with passion for advocacy, pride in community service and above all, excellence in journalism.