CenturyLink ACCOUNTANT II in Monroe, Louisiana

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

The purpose of this job is to provide timely and accurate accounting for assigned cash accounts and cash functions. The objective is to ensure that all journal entries are recorded monthly and to accurately maintain all accounts on the respective balance sheets through reconciliation to the general ledger.

Job Description

  • Applies knowledge and experience to resolve a range of routine and non-routine accounting issues.

  • Analyzes data, identifies several different solutions along with pros and cons with respect to impact on the business.

  • Applies company policies and procedures to resolve issues.

  • Performs work that includes analyzing possible solutions using standard procedures/instructions involving a number of different steps, methods and alternatives.

  • Prepare monthly/daily journal entries with supporting schedules and worksheets for assigned cash accounts.

  • Reconcile all cash accounts assigned through Blackline.

  • Run SAP, and other reports as needed to fill information requests.

  • Research, analyze and explain variances on cash accounts.

  • Prepares entries, variances, and additional analysis for cash accounting.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

  • Minimum of two years of accounting experience.

  • Proficient working knowledge of personal computers, terminal operations and spreadsheet software.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Strong communication skills both oral and written.

  • Professional attitude and appearance.

  • Willingness to work overtime, as necessary.


Masters or Equivalent

Bachelors or Equivalent in Accounting

Alternate Location: US-Louisiana-Monroe

Requisition # : 206518

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

EEO Statement

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The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.