The Chattanooga Zoo is seeking an enthusiastic and skilled Accounting Specialist. This position maintains the zoo's financial records which includes tracking all accounts payable and receiveable, paying all zoo bills, invoicing clients, reconciling bank and credit card statements, leading the annual budgeting process, etc. The ideal candidate for this position will have an accounting background familiar with FASB and GAAP, be able to work independantly with little very instruction in daily activities. They must also be able to work in a team setting with members of the leadership team to keep them up to date on the finanicial position of the institution.
Candidate must have a college degree or equivalent experience in a related field (accounting, finance, etc.). Candidate should have excellent attention to detail and good data entry skills. This position requires sitting at a computer for the entirety of the day.
The Chattanooga Zoo is a member of the Tennessee Drug Free Workplace program, a pre-employment drug test and a background check will be performed.
All applications are taken online, through the Chattanooga Zoo’s website. Due to the volume of applicants, calls cannot be taken for this position. To apply, or for more information please visit the Chattanooga Zoo’s website: http: //www.chattzoo.org/about/employment.