Lease Analyyst in Meridian, ID

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Gannett Co Inc   •  

Meridian, ID 83642

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Are you a Senior Accountant or Financial Analyst looking for an exciting opportunity?

Come join Gannett | USA TODAY Network, a top global digital media company, which reaches more than 100 million people monthly through a powerful network of mobile & publishing properties.

In this role, you will:

•Perform various lease related activities including acquisitions, disposals, and ongoing maintenance activities using lease management software

•Create and maintain financial reports, metrics, and other analytics for business units affiliated with the shared services center

•Participate in the month-end close process by preparing and analyzing monthly journal entries, reporting documents for Gannett business units, troubleshooting various balance sheet and expense accounts, and reconciling/analyzing assigned balance sheet accounts to supporting documentation

•Take initiative to resolve any complex accounting or balancing issues

•Be the subject matter expert including participating in and leading complex project management, training and mentoring of other team members, and solving for complex problems

Here's what you need:

•Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Accounting

•5 years + general accounting, financial analysis, and reporting experience

•5 years + multi-site and/or complex chart of accounts experience

•2 years + of experience related to lease accounting

•General knowledge of accounting principles and procedures including US GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley requirements

•Strong Technical Accounting knowledge, specifically related to ASC 842

•Detail oriented, able to multi-task, and work independently in an organized, fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment with little supervision

•Ability to handle multiple competing priorities and meet deadlines

•Strong analytical and systems orientation skills

•Strong organizational, written, and verbal communications skills

•MS Office skills including advanced functionality in Excel and general knowledge of Access

•Strong ERP and general ledger knowledge, preferably Lawson general ledger

•Lease management software knowledge, preferably Lease Accelerator software

•Knowledge of SAP EPM Solutions add-in for Excel is a plus

•Excellent interpersonal skills with an emphasis on superior customer service and ability to train others effectively.

•Be a forward thinker. Demonstrate excellent critical thinking skills and be able to work effectively with managers, directors, and other stakeholders across the company.

Here's what we have to offer:

•Competitive compensation

•Comprehensive Health, Dental and Vision coverage

•Life Insurance

•401(K) Saving Plan

•Paid Time Off

•Paid Company Holidays

•Paid Time Off to Volunteer in the Community

•Employee Discount Program

•Tuition Reimbursement

About USA TODAY NETWORK: The USA TODAY NETWORK is the largest local to national media network in the country. Powered by integrated and award-winning news organizations with deep roots in 92 local communities, plus USA TODAY, the multiplatform news network informs and engages more than 100 million people every month through its diverse portfolio of digital, mobile, and publishing products.

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

Valid Through: 2019-9-17