The Accountant is responsible for performing a variety of tasks that require high level analytical skills (e.g. performing account reconciliations and investigating/addressing variances identified, preparing reports, etc. ). This individual will also be responsible for performing several recurring tasks (e.g. recording journal entries in connection to month close procedures, providing supporting documentation to other groups (e.g.. auditors), and assist supervisor with any special projects (e.g. documenting desk procedures, completing cross training with other team members, system validation exercises, etc.). This position requires the individual to have a good knowledge of accounting and substantial understanding of application of computer skills (e.g. Excel, Word, etc.) to complete certain procedures within assigned functional area.