United News International
Job Title: Full Charge Bookkeeper
Location: Nashville, TN
Department: Finance & Accounting
Effective Date: Immediately
Status: Full-Time Employee
About United News International - UNI
UNI is a global news agency that generates fact-based reports from newsworthy events around the world and plans to license its continuously updated library to news publishers, news aggregators and web portals worldwide. Recent fake news scandals have created an unprecedented opportunity. UNI reports the basic elements of any newsworthy event: who, what, when and where. Each news event is transformed into a self-contained news report available in three formats: Anchored Video, Text and an Audio File. Our news reports do not contain any analysis or opinion, nor do they contain native or sponsored content and content marketing masquerading as news or the latest scandal, fake news. We are moving our HQ’s to Nashville and have major expansion plans in 2018 including plans to list on Nasdaq and complete our crowd financed RegA+ IPO.
We are seeking an energetic, motivated Bookkeeper to join our company. If you have the aptitude and are passionate about keeping timely and accurate books and records, processing payroll and assisting with HR administration then we’d like to talk to you. This position will report directly to our Corporate Controller.
Full cycle disbursements and accounts payable.
Prepare bank reconciliations.
Full cycle payroll processing.
Assist Controller with HR administration.
Full cycle accounts receivable.
Maintain electronic and physical filing system for accounting, finance and HR related data.
Prepare, examine and analyze accounting records and other financial information as needed.
Assist Controller with external reporting requirements (audit, tax, etc.).
Comply with legal and Company policies, procedures and regulations.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Two+ years of full-cycle accounting or equivalent experience.
Minimum of an Associate’s degree in accounting.
Ability to multitask and perform under time pressure.
Attention to detail, organized and thorough with desire for continuous improvement.
Hands on experience with Quickbooks Enterprise general ledger and reporting packages.
Experienced user of Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word and Powerpoint) and external payroll processing/HR software.
Knowledgeable of payroll and payroll tax related regulations and familiarity with corporate taxes.
Salary is dependent on experience and salary history with a target range of $36,000 up to $50,000 + Company equity incentive plan with review after 90 days.
We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including State and Federal protected classes.