Accounting Analyst II in Nashville, TN at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOB LOCATION: North American Headquarters, Nashville, TN


  • Responsible for analysis and review of financials including the monthly accounting close process and assisting with the timely and accurate preparation of branch-level financial statements.


  • Assist with various recurring and month-end accounting functions directed toward processing of all transactions.
  • Participation in the analysis of monthly branch-level financial statements, ensuring timeliness and accuracy of account balances.  Conduct proper and thorough comparison to budget and trend.
  • Create and post journal entries as needed. Prepare monthly balance sheet account analyses for assigned areas of responsibility. 
  • Assist with the consolidation of monthly financial statement information for internal/external financial reporting.
  • Provide ongoing support to Field as needed for development of annual operating budgets.
  • Provide required documentation support for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
  • Initiate and support the continual improvement of LKQ Corporation, Inc. quality improvement system.
  • Assumes other duties as assigned. 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: BS/BA degree in Accounting is required. 

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: Must have good written and verbal communication skills. 

Beginning to intermediate skill level in Microsoft Excel.

MACHINES, EQUIPMENT, AND SOFTWARE: Computer, 10-key calculator, multi-user telephone system, copier, fax machine, and Microsoft Office software.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: Must have the ability to work under conditions of frequent interruptions and be attentive to detail.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 2 to 5 years direct relevant experience in a corporate accounting environment is highly desired.


  • Competitive Pay
  • 401k Plan with generous employer match
  • Insurance Plans for (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability)
  • Paid Holiday leave (7) days after first 90 day period, and a Paid Time Off Program after 6 months
  • Experience and qualified managers on site


  • We are environmentally responsible.

LKQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a drug free work environment. Employment with LKQ is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check* and may be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening.

*The existence of criminal conviction(s) does not constitute an automatic bar to employment.