Lee Enterprises is Davenport, IA is seeking a skilled and motivated accounting professional to join our staff as an Accountant.
This position is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of the general ledger and related accounts; includes balancing accounts, making adjustments and closing entries, and preparing profit and loss, consolidated and related statements. We seek candidates with excellent written and verbal communication skills that work well within a team environment. Must have strong working knowledge of Excel and other accounting software applications.
Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field plus 2+ year of experience.
Competitive compensation, an excellent employee benefits package and a chance to grow within a great company are just some of the benefits we offer.
Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of local news, information and advertising in primarily midsize markets, with 46 daily newspapers and a joint interest in two others, along with rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 21 states. Lee's newspapers have circulation of 0.9 million daily and 1.4 million Sunday, reaching more than three million readers daily. Lee's digital sites attract more than 25 million unique visits monthly. Lee's markets include Madison, Wis.; Lincoln, Neb.; Davenport, Iowa; St. Louis, Mo.; Billings, Mont.; Bloomington, Ill.; Tucson, Ariz.; and Napa, Calif. Lee is based in Davenport, Iowa, and our stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol LEE.