Centene Corporation Accountant II (SEC) in Clayton, Missouri

ProfessionalPosition Purpose: Participate in the preparation of SEC filings, debt and equity accounting, accurate financial records for monthly financial statements and participate in special projects and technical accounting research.

  • Assist in preparing documents to be filed with the SEC including consolidated financial statements, footnotes, MD&A disclosures, Section 16 filings, 8-K filings and registration statements

  • Assist in month-end close of Corporate entities including preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations and expense analysis summaries in addition to analysis of variances between actual and forecasted results

  • Perform research on accounting and financial reporting issues and communicate conclusions to management

  • Interact effectively with individuals in other departments and business units, including upper management

  • Assist in maintaining documentation of procedures/processes in conjunction with Sarbanes-Oxley 404 compliance

  • Develops or recommends enhancements to accounting methods and procedures

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field. 1+ years of experience, preferably in public accounting. SEC experience preferred.

Licenses/Certifications: CPA preferred.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Accountant II (SEC)

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1119901

COMPANY: Accounting & Finance

POSITION TYPE: Professional