Position Level
Individual Contributor
Business Operations
Position Type
Working Time
Lenexa, Kansas, Monett, Missouri, Springfield, Missouri
Travel Requirements

Description & Requirements

At Jack Henry, we deliver technology solutions that are digitally transforming and empowering community banks and credit unions to provide enhanced and streamlined user experiences to their customers and members.  Our best-in-class products are just the start as we lay the groundwork for the future of digital banking and payments. We hope you’ll join us. We can’t do it without you.

Our growing Financial Reporting Team is hiring an accountant. This individual will join a team responsible for Jack Henry’s SEC compliance and reporting, payroll and benefits reconciliation, and shares-based compensation. This individual will assist with communication to internal stakeholders including C-level leaders, corporate boards, in-house legal counsel, and Human Resources. Communication skills, research abilities, confidentiality, and professionalism are of the utmost importance. 
This position can be based to work out of the Springfield, MO, Monett, MO, or Lenexa, KS offices. Upon completion of the initial training period, this role can be worked on a hybrid basis with 1-2 days per week in office. 

This is an hourly position with an hourly rate of $20-30/hr, depending on candidate experience and geographic location.

What you’ll be responsible for:
  • Prepares standard and specialized financial reports (e.g., balance sheets, income statements) according to generally accepted accounting procedures.
  • Prepares communication to internal stakeholders of all levels on reporting, compliance, and shares-based compensation.
  • Performs financial analyses to summarize current and projected company financial position.
  • Monitors and develops monthly reports of revenues and expenditures for projects. Provides record of assets, liabilities and other financial transactions.
  • Performs general ledger coding.
  • Assists other departments, vendors, and customers in resolving accounting issues by doing research, determining the best approach to resolution, and communicating results.
  • Applies company policies and procedures to assist other team members with daily questions and issues.
  • Reconciles general ledger accounts.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.
What you’ll need to have:
  • Must have a minimum of 18 months of combined professional and/or internship experience in an accounting, finance, billing, or compliance department.
  • Experience or knowledge of account reconciliations.
  • Familiarity with GAAP and SEC regulations.
  • Associate’s degree in finance, accounting, or business.
  • Ability to travel up to 5% to meetings at other JH office locations.
What would be nice for you to have:
  • Experience with corporate communications.
  • Experience liaising with C-level individuals, corporate boards, and legal departments.
  • Experience with contracts.
  • Pivot table, xLookup, and/or vLookup experience.
  • Bachelor's degree.
If you got this far, we hope you're feeling excited about this opportunity. Even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement on this posting, we still encourage you to apply. We're eager to meet motivated people who align with Jack Henry’s mission and can contribute to our company in a variety of ways.

Why Jack Henry?

At Jack Henry, we pride ourselves through our motto of, "Do the right thing, do whatever it takes, and have fun." We recognize the value of our associates and believe much of our company’s strength and success depends on their well-being.

We demonstrate our commitment by offering outstanding benefit programs to ensure the physical, mental & financial wellbeing of our people is always met.

Culture of Commitment

Ask our associates why they love Jack Henry, and many will tell you it is because our culture is exceptional. We do great things together. Rising to meet challenges and seeking opportunities is part of who we are as an organization. Our culture has helped us stay strong through challenging times and we credit our dedicated associates for our success. Visit our Corporate Responsibility site to learn more about our culture and commitment to our people, customers, community, environment, and shareholders.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At Jack Henry, we know we are better together. We value, respect, and protect the uniqueness each of us brings. Innovation flourishes by including all voices and makes our business—and our society—stronger. Jack Henry is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, performance management, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, education, training, social, and recreational activities to all persons regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, and military and veteran status, or any other protected status protected by local, state or federal law.

No one will be subject to, and Jack Henry prohibits, any form of discipline, reprisal, intimidation, or retaliation for good faith reports or complaints of incidents of discrimination of any kind, pursuing any discrimination claim, or cooperating in related investigations.

Requests for full corporate job description may be requested through the interview process at any time.