Human Resources Specialist

Vita Finance Services

Nashville, TN


Position Description / Responsibilities

Vita Finance Services, LLC is a business management company that serves entrepreneurs. Our employees must be like-minded professionals with a heart and dedication to super serving clients and their trusted advisors. As a business management firm, our core competencies include bookkeeping, the preparation of financial statements and tax return prep, financial statement cleanup and ad hoc consulting projects. It is our duty to chart the greatest course of action for our clients which includes preservation, growth and execution of their financial plans.

Specific responsibilities for this position include:

• Implementation of accounting standards for bill payment journals & ledgers (incl. accuracy of expense coding)

• Review of invoices and resolution of discrepancies

• Processing of bills in accordance with Client bill cycles

• Monitoring of transactions & accounts to ensure payments are current and processed efficiently

• Preparation and submission of checks for approval

• Maintenance of vendor relations and related master data

• Analysis and classification of credit card statement charges

• Assisting the management team with the preparation of the quarterly financial statements

• Assisting the management team with New Client On-boarding procedures

• Preparation of Weekly Client communications (cash reports, weekly updates)

• Revenue Tracking

• 1099 Reporting

• Preparation of account reconciliations

• Preparation of Tax Work papers

• Maintenance of Client relations

This position requires a highly organized individual who is proficient in data entry and data management. He or she must possess strong initiative and have the ability to complete multiple projects in a deadline driven environment. He or she must be able to communicate effectively with internal and external contacts to solicit support to complete tasks.

Core Competency Requirements

• Building Relationships

• Establishes trust with others

• Partners with members of the department on assignments which require shared information

• Looks for ways to help others add value

Client Focus

• Asks questions to determine client expectations and requirements

• Follows up with clients on a timely basis

• Initiates action without being directed or asked to by others

• Identifies opportunities for improving service and communication

Effective Communication

• Recognizes the merit of different positions, points of view or competing interests

• Selects the communication style and presentation method that will yield the greatest impact

• Influences others to take action

• Interacts effectively with people of all levels

• Ensure Supervisor is updated regarding projects and other information as needed

Judgment

• Effectively deals with straight forward choices

• Clarifies and examines assumptions with others to reduce uncertainty

• Proactively generates alternative options before making a decision

• Anticipates the long-term consequences of a decision

Problem-Solving

• Understands relationships among several parts of a problem

• Involves management in process after alternatives have been developed and can be presented

Employees may be asked to perform duties that are not listed in the above job description.

• Sees patterns that help to explain the root causes of complex problems

• Applies creative, practical solutions to solve problems that are not obvious to others

• Brings the right people together to address issues

Technical Competency Requirements

Computer Skills

• Possesses excellent spreadsheet skills

• Knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software (preferred but not required- System Adept)

• Suggests ways to use data analysis tools or otherwise automate processes

Facilitation Skills

• Participates in meetings with concise, well-thought answers and provides constructive feedback to the ideas of others to move toward achieving the project goal

• Extracts information from informal comments

Project Management Skills

• Develops estimates, establishes deadlines

• Monitors tasks and assignments to ensure accurate and timely completion

• Maintain documentation of status for all assigned tasks

• Coordinates the work of all resources to achieve maximum productivity

Operational Evaluation Skills

• Demonstrates a working knowledge of business management services

• Identifies best practices within the company that may be relevant to the position responsibilities

• Uses a range and depth of technical or specialized expertise to resolve problems

Team Work

• Shares ideas, innovations and best practices that can benefit others

• Supports team decisions to people outside of the team

• Plays multiple roles on a team as needed

• Recognizes the success of others

• Understands the need to work in an integrated manner with other members of the department in furtherance of goals, objectives and perception

Administration

• Ensure accurate and up-to-date information within timekeeping system.

• Ensure that all working papers are properly organized, stored, & retrievable

• Support paperless philosophy via the use of scan and save technology


Position Requirements

Education Requirements

• BS Accounting, finance, economics

Education Desired

• Strong academic record

Experience Required

• Experience within a Business Management Firm and/or the entrepreneurial environment where there would be good transferability of skills

• Knowledge of QuickBooks

Experience Desired

• Experience in managing several concurrent projects for at least 2 years


Application Instructions

Please send all resumes to sara@vitaservices.co

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