Regions Bank Accounting Specialist I in Birmingham, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Accounting Specialist performs a variety of routine and some non-routine clerical/accounting functions in accordance with standard procedures in general accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable or a related financial area.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provides support to internal and external clients to ensure proper validation of expenses, collect information, solve issues, and ensure internal requests are addressed effectively.

  • Reconciles bank accounts, balance general or subsidiary ledgers, and process payments.

  • Researches and resolves discrepancies using accounting systems.

  • Compiles segments of monthly closings, annual reports, adhoc reports, etc.

  • Develops and maintains reports and files for accounts payable processing.

  • Adheres to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and company guidelines.

  • Work is prescribed and completed with little autonomy

  • Works with either close supervision or under clearly defined procedures

This position requires the tracking of time and is eligible for overtime under the non-exempt FLSA classification for hours worked in excess of 40 per week.


  • High school diploma or GED

  • One year of basic accounting, administrative, or related experience


  • Knowledge of Microsoft office products

  • Data Entry skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Ability to multi-task and complete work in a timely manner


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or a related field


Birmingham, Alabama


About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.