Staff Accountant

“Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a next-generation media company committed to strengthening communities across our network. Through trusted, compelling content and unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of nearly 100 million people monthly. With more than 110 markets internationally, it is known for Pulitzer Prize-winning newsrooms, powerhouse brands such as USA TODAY and specialized media properties. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.”

Due to our continuing growth, we are currently seeking Accountants. The Accountants will be responsible for completion and maintenance of general ledger transactions, balance sheet reconciliations and financial reports for units affiliated with the NSSC. Responsibilities include assisting with month-end close process by preparing and analyzing monthly journal entries and reporting documents for Gannett business units, reconciling and analyzing assigned balance sheet accounts to supporting documentation, and demonstrating initiative to resolve any balancing issues in the reconciliations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 1-3 years related experience
  • Strong systems orientation
  • MS Office knowledge required
  • Lawson general ledger knowledge preferred
  • Good knowledge of US GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley requirements
  • Must be detail oriented, organized and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with emphasis on superior customer service

What we offer: As a part of Gannett Co., Inc., the nation’s largest media and marketing solutions company, we offer a dynamic, community-focused environment where individuals are rewarded for exceptional performance. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, including health care, dental and vision coverage, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off, and tuition reimbursement. Pre-employment drug testing and background screening are required.

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

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