Full Time Job

Accountant / Sr. Accountant, Financial Accounting


Nashville, TN 06-30-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for performing a variety of accounting activities. This position is required to meet deadlines, be flexible to do other tasks when needed and have the ability to work without direct supervision.

• Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
• Participate in month end close.
• Prepare account reconciliations, meeting established deadlines, and resolve reconciling items in a timely manner.
• Prepare journal entries and required support as needed.
• Assist with year-end audit.
• Prepare reports and memorandums using critical thinking skills.
• Participate in system testing as needed.
• Develop and document accounting policies and procedures.
• Assist with and prepare Fixed Asset schedules.
• Work with Financial Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Procurement and other departments on accounting-related matters as necessary.
• Participate in special projects as needed.
• Adhere to internal controls and accounting policies.
• Continually update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations.
• Maintain high standards through use of ''best practices.''
• Regular attendance.
• Supports our BMI Core Values and cultivates a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Supervisory Responsibilities

No direct supervisory responsibilities.


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required. Working towards CPA preferred.

Experience: Minimum 1 year accounting experience.

Skills and Abilities:
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Access).
• Experience with Oracle Financials modules preferred.
• Strong analytical skills and attention to details.
• Capable of handling multiple tasks while meeting the established deadlines.
• Ability to understand related accounting policies and procedures
• Strong listening skills and the ability to communicate clearly, both written and verbally, in a professional manner.
• Self-motivated with the ability to adapt to changes and quickly learn new processes.
• Must be a team player, flexible, open to challenges, and have the ability to interact with all levels of company personnel.

BROADCAST MUSIC, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: All applicants will receive equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, marital status, veteran status or disability

Experience Required:

At least 1 year experience.

Education Requirements:

4 Year Degree

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gk3vkp-18-232-179-5-42 in your application.

Company Profile

We are BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.), a global leader in music rights management, serving as an advocate for the value of music.