Office Location: Memphis, TN or Jackson, MS area

The Staff Accountant will provide vital support to the Finance and Accounting Department of First Commercial Bank. This is a full-time, non-exempt position that reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Handles the day-day accounts payable function – Receives, inputs, and processes accounts payable invoices. Maintains vendor files, securing proper documentation.
  • Ensures accuracy of 1099 NEC and 1099 MISC reporting
  • Manages fixed asset ledger by calculating and reconciling monthly depreciation of fixed assets, securing proper documentation.
  • Calculates and reports prepaids
  • Calculates, reports, and transmits personal property taxes and use tax
  • Prepares daily, weekly, and monthly reconciliations researching variances as needed
  • Accurately posts general ledger entries
  • Responds to related audit requests
  • May perform other duties as assigned

Job Specifications:

  • BS/BA degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Three to five years of experience working in an accounting environment.


  • Working knowledge of Excel
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet established deadlines.
  • Analytical ability to interpret data and present it in a meaningful and easily understood form.
  • Ability to take initiative in problem solving and use sound judgment to produce practical solutions.