Accounting Clerk

<strong>At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.</strong>

Hartsville, TN

CoreCivic

<p><strong>CoreCivic is a diversified, government-solutions company with the scale and experience needed to solve tough government challenges in cost-effective ways. We provide a broad range of solutions to government partners that serve the public good through high-quality corrections and detention management, innovative and cost-saving real estate solutions, and a growing network of residential and non-residential alternatives to incarceration to help address America's recidivism crisis.</strong><br /><br /><strong>We are the nation's largest owner of partnership correctional, detention and residential reentry facilities, and believe we are the largest private owner of real estate used by government agencies. </strong><br /><br /><strong>CoreCivic has been a flexible and dependable partner for government for more than 35 years. Our employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.</strong><strong><br /><br /></strong><strong><a href="https://jobs.corecivic.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">View More Jobs</a><br /></strong></p> https://www.corecivic.com/

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Full Time

Overview: At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good. CoreCivic is currently seeking an Accounting Clerk who has a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional, secure setting. <br /> <br /> Who We Are:CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, security corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals for success after release. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, with more than 70 secured facilities nationwide, CoreCivic security employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good. <br /> <br /> What We Have: More than just a job but the start of a successful career! A supportive environment where employee growth is promoted.Comprehensive benefits package &amp; competitive wages.PTO &amp; paid holidays.Paid job training &amp; other great incentives. <br /><br /><br />
Responsibilities: What You Get To Do:Change the lives of those in your care! The Accounting Clerk is responsible for calculating, posting and verifying duties to obtain and record financial data for use in maintaining accounting and statistical records. <ul> <li>Maintain a working knowledge of applicable CoreCivic accounting policies.</li> <li>Utilize a working knowledge of accounting and accounting control procedures for the facility that are in keeping with accepted accounting principles and CoreCivic accounting policies and procedures.</li> <li>Verify and post business transactions, such as purchase orders, accounts payable and other types of expenditures or receipts, to the appropriate account.</li> <li>Compile and sort documents, such as invoices and checks, to substantiate individual transactions.</li> <li>Assist with or prepare accounts payable packages, accounts payable accruals, check requests, petty cash reimbursements and bank reconciliation's accurately and in accordance with policy and procedures.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul><li>High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent or greater.</li><li>Two years of experience in accounting or a closely related field.</li><li>Additional qualifying education may be substituted for experience.</li><li>Must demonstrate a knowledge of accepted accounting principles and Excel. </li><li>Proficiency of Microsoft Word for Windows is preferred.</li><li>A valid driver's license is required.</li><li>Minimum Age Requirement: Must be at least 18 years of age. </li></ul>