Sr. Corporate Accountant

Lee Enterprises Inc   Richmond, VA   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on May 24, 2023
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Lee Enterprises, a leading media company, has an immediate opening for a Senior Accountant to join our corporate finance team. Qualified applicants will possess:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player
  • Very organized and self-directed
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Perform daily duties of assigned accounting functions
  • Review accounts payable invoices for accuracy and proper GL coding
  • Perform monthly, quarterly, and annual general ledger closing processes, including preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Assist with analyzing financial statements on a monthly basis and provide variance explanations
  • Provide supporting schedules and explanations to internal and external auditors as requested for the quarterly and year-end financial audits
  • Participate in preparation of annual budget and identify projection updates throughout the fiscal year
  • Participate in ad hoc projects and analysis as assigned

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
  • CPA certification a plus but not required
  • Minimum of 5 years accounting experience
  • Proficient in Excel
Why Join Us?

Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This includes paid parental leave for new parents.

Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news, with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are committed to aggressive digital growth.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at .

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.