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Accounting Lead Clerk

Company Name: Kroger
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



Position Summary:

Processes rental payments accurately, timely and consistently, also maintains the accuracy of leases for various types of rent for respective divisions. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for understanding and learning all aspects of Rent as well as provide continuous support to the daily functions.
  • Analyze the detail provided for Rent payments/ accruals in order to make educated decisions
  • Review and verify adequate and accurate balance sheet detail as related to period closings
  • Set up and audit Inter-Company Rents based on company policies
  • Provide the customer service
  • Handle requests made by landlords, controllers, or managers promptly
  • Provide accurate information regarding Rent
  • Understand Rent policies and procedures by being an active participant in the development of department audits and adherence to Sarbanes Oxley guidelines
  • Share knowledge and actively participate in expressing ideas in a team setting to help identify/ resolve inefficiencies within the department.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position/Education Qualifications:

  • Experience in using Microsoft Office Suite
  • 10 Key
  • Strong Analytical Skills and Math Skills
  • Good working knowledge of the company's accounting system
  • Understanding of the payable process
  • Possess broad knowledge of accounting
  • Possess an advanced understanding of the functionalities of the Real Estate Management system
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to clearly express thoughts to others and exchange information
  • Excellent Problem Solving Skills and ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Demonstrate sound business judgment and the ability to work successfully with all levels of associates, backgrounds, and perspectives.
  • Ability to maintain effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work tasks or the work environment; adjusting effectively to work within new work structures, processes, requirements, or cultures.
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with others; establishing and maintaining good working relationships.
  • Ability to take prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive and following up to ensure completion.
  • Manage one's time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • Ability to maintain stable performance under pressure or opposition (such as time pressure or job ambiguity); handling stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization.
  • Proven ability to set high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.
  • Proven ability to maintain confidentiality of files, conversations and documents.

Desired Previous Job Experience/Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the Accrual Process
  • Experience or knowledge regarding pre-paid accounting
  • Proficient in Business Objects


Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Travel: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time

Regions: South


Jobs at Kroger Regional Accounting Center (RASC) - Located in Nashville, Tennessee, RASC was formed to provide accounting support to the Kroger family of stores.  Our mission is to provide accurate, timely and efficient accounting services to each Division that we serve.  We offer competitive wages and benefits as well as career advancement opportunities nationwide.  If you are an Accounting professional with a passion for people and a passion for results, please apply online today.


Company Overview
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states.  Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States.  Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™ by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.


 || Full-Time||  Non-Exempt || Employee || Accounting || None || Kroger || 37214 || 2620 Elm Hill Pike || Nashville || TNPosting Notes:  

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