Senior Accountant

What we need

The Senior Accountant will participate in many key processes within the accounting department, including employer reporting and electronic payment analysis, account and bank reconciliations, benefit payments, journal entries, cash management, financial reporting and analysis, 945 taxes, and accounts payable support.

What you’ll do

  • Perform monthly employer reporting and electronic ACH-Debit payment reconciliation amounting to $80 million per month for more than 830 Texas counties and districts

  • Prepare and review monthly bank and account reconciliations

  • Assist in weekly and monthly member benefit payments processing

  • Assist in the preparation of recurring journal entries, account analysis and reconciliations, fund balancing, and 945 related payments and required filings

  • Help prepare quarterly and annual financial statements

  • Aid in the preparation of monthly internal reporting

  • Help with finance-related projects including accounting software and pension accounting system improvements

What you should have

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting; CPA certification a plus

  • 4-plus years of accounting experience; pension accounting experience a plus

  • Experience with internal auditing, compliance and operational controls a plus

  • Experience with governmental accounting and financial reporting standards a plus

  • 4-plus years using mid-market accounting/Enterprise Resource Planning system; prefer Microsoft Dynamics GP and BI360 financial reporting software

  • Ability to solve problems, draft policies and procedures, understand all facets of the accounting department and effectively interact with a variety of staff levels

  • Advanced written, analytical and verbal skills

  • Advanced proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft programs

What you’ll get

TCDRS offers a competitive salary, excellent health benefits with a dynamic, stable and rewarding work environment in Austin, Texas overlooking Zilker Park. TCDRS supports remote work. This position works at least 50% in the office with 50% remote. This is not just a job, but a chance to help thousands of Texans plan for the future.

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