General Ledger Accountant General Ledger Accountant …

Black Knight Financial Services, Inc
in Jacksonville, FL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Black Knight Financial Services, Inc
in Jacksonville, FL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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General Ledger Accountant
Accountant II (G/L) Jacksonville, FL/en-US/BKC/job/Jacksonville-FL/Accountant-II--G-L-_19-1409/apply Position: Accountant II (G/L) Job Description:

Black Knight is the premier provider of integrated technology, services, data and analytics that lenders and servicers look to first to help successfully manage the entire loan life cycle. Our deep understanding of regulatory and compliance issues complements the knowledge, technology and solutions we offer to help our clients achieve their business goals. Black Knight offers leading software systems; data and analytics offerings; and information solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the mortgage life cycle.


Prepare standard and specialized financial reports (e.g., balance sheets, income statements, monthly closing reports, account reconciliations) according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) or other regulatory requirements. Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries into accounts, such as general ledger accounts, and document business transactions. Establish, maintain, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures. May specialize in various accounting functions such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, billing, consolidations, etc.


  • Uses financial data to prepare and record general ledger journal entries.
  • Prepares balance sheet account reconciliations for multiple sets of financial statements.
  • Analyzes the financial statements and provides concise explanations for variances.
  • Researches period over period variances in revenue, cost of sales, and expense and provides logical explanations for the fluctuations.
  • Identifies, researches & resolves all issues related to daily functions.
  • Conducts business analysis, with ability to design, implement and manage projects & process improvements related to cash management, treasury workstation and accounting initiatives.
  • Identifies efficiencies & recommends enhancements to management.
  • Prepares weekly & monthly management reports.
  • Works with internal/external auditors as needed.
  • Documents and/or updates policies and procedures as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree in Accounting or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.


Knowledge of budgeting and financial analysis processes

Ability to understand accounting and financial processes, methodologies, concepts and have good knowledge of GAAP and willingness to research and resolve accounting issues

Knowledge of modern office practices and procedures

Knowledge of data mining and data and statistical analysis tools, practices and procedures Knowledge of accounting systems

Skill in the use of 10-key adding machine, computer and general office tools

Ability to create complex spreadsheets and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, Access, accounting and data mining/reporting software Attention to detail and accuracy

Ability to prepare financial reports, create complex data models and business processes Ability to understand financial information

Ability to work within a budget

Ability to work with all levels of managers throughout the company in analyzing financial situations Ability to maintain work priorities in an environment with multiple concurrent tasks and projects Ability to handle stressful situations

Ability to maintain confidentiality Ability to meet deadlines

Ability to work in an organized manner and consistently follow-up on tasks Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients and public

Accountant II

Intermediate professional role. Performs work under general supervision with some opportunity for independent decision-making. Semi routine; majority of work covered by established procedures. Typically requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting and two (2) years of related accounting experience or at least one (1) year as a public accountant from a reputable international or national public accounting firm. CPA preferred.

Black Knight is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, and protected veteran or military family status. Our employees diversity is our strength, and when we embrace our differences, it makes us better and brighter. Black Knights commitment to inclusion is at the core of who we are, and motivates us in how we do business each and every day.

Location: Jacksonville, FL Time Type: Full timePosted TodayFull time19-1409 The Industrys Leading Provider of Technology, and Data and Analytics Solutions

Black Knight is a mortgage and finance industries leading provider of integrated technology, data and analytics solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the entire loan lifecycle. Black Knight is the provider lenders and servicers rely on to support their strategic goals and better serve their customers by delivering best-in-class technology, services and insight with a relentless commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and leadership. 

Black Knight's offerings include:  

  • Leading origination, servicing and default technologies for lenders and servicers 
  • Data and analytics solutions to help improve performance, reduce risk, identify opportunities and make more informed decisions 
  • Information solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the loan lifecycle, including workflow solutions, invoice management technology, business intelligence and mobile applications
  • Consulting services to help develop strategies that will drive transformative change aimed at improving organizational efficiency, reducing overall costs and increasing customer service and competitiveness