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Junior Accountant
Global Payments Inc. | Atlanta, Georgia
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Job Description


The Junior Accountant completes routine accounting tasks and provides administrative support to the department. Duties involve processing, compiling, reconciling and maintaining financial data.

Job Details:

Essential Duties

The Junior Accountant will perform both accounting and administrative tasks in accordance with the established guidelines and procedures. Essential responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

* General clerical duties such as data entry, filing, proofing, scanning, copying, arranging meetings and department events
* Maintain department file records (computer and back up paper copy)
* Prepare general ledger account reconciliations
* Prepare journal entries per instructions
* Prepare daily/monthly balance sheet schedules and calendar
* Compile daily/monthly reports as requested
* Assist in researching and investigating issues as directed

Required Qualifications

* Minimum of an associate's degree with accounting course work or commensurate accounting related work experience
* Understanding of basic financial statements and accounting principals
* Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
* Must have good organizational skills, analytical skills, interpersonal communication skills (written and oral) and be detail oriented
* Able to maintain sensitive and confidential information
* Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work in team driven environment yet be able to work independently to complete daily expectations
* Ability to work well under pressure and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
* Must be flexible, customer focused and an agent of change
* Possess a positive attitude

Preferred Qualifications

* Minimum of one year of office experience, preferably in accounting or related roles
* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related Business field
* Knowledge of Oracle Financial software
* Credit Card Processing or Bankcard Industry experience

Global Payments Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Global Payments provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.

About Global Payments Inc.

Global Payments Inc. is a provider of electronic payments transaction processing services for consumers, merchants, independent sales organizations (ISOs), financial institutions, government agencies and multi-national corporations located throughout the United States, Canada, Latin America, the United Kingdom, the Asia-Pacific region, the Czech Republic and the Russian Federation. The Company serves as an intermediary to facilitate payments transactions, and operates in three segments: North America merchant services, International merchant services and money transfer. Its merchant services segments target customers in many vertical industries, including financial institutions, gaming, government, healthcare, professional services, restaurants, retail, universities and utilities. Its money transfer segment primarily targets immigrants in the United States and Europe. On June 12, 2009, the Company acquired the remaining 49% interest in HSBC Merchant Services LLP, from HSBC Bank plc. (Source: 10-K)

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