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Jacobs Senior Accountant in Tullahoma, Tennessee

Senior Accountant


The Senior Accountant will learn the full role of the Assistant Controller. Position is located in Tullahoma, TN. Work could be done remotely at times, subject to supervisor approval.

Duties include:

  • Financial month end close and reporting

  • Supervision of the group

  • Financial analysis

  • Reconciliation reviews

  • Ensure SOX compliance

  • Review/approve certain reports

  • Interaction with Corporate Finance department on a monthly basis

  • Other duties as assigned


Must have at least15 years of direct and relevant experience, twenty years of experience is preferred

Must have advanced experience with Excel.

Preferred candidate will possess CPA designation

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements of Position: Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require filing, typing, and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, included but not limited to: bending, reaching, turning, and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner

Work Environment: Generally an office environment. Needs to be able to work well with co-workers, customer, and all levels of management. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions. Work site is located in Tullahoma, TN. Work could be performed remotely at times, subject to supervisor approval.

Equipment and Machines: Ability to operate office equipment such as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work-related tools as required.

Attendance: Regular hours will be Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements. With exception of approved leave and holidays, attendance is mandatory.

Other Essential Functions: Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management, and co-workers. Must have clear, concise, and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to office or work site is required. This may involve airline travel. In some cases, accommodations can possibly be made for POV, if necessary. When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion. Must take and pass a drug test and background check. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be willing to travel as needed.

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Job Accounting/Finance

Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Tullahoma-20314-CORP

Other Locations United States-Alabama-Huntsville-20314-CORP-05

Job Type Experienced

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: HOM000014