Accounting Assistant

Job Locations US-WI-Madison | US-WI-Middleton | US | TBD-TBD-TBD
Sign-On Bonus $


TDS, a Fortune 1000® national communications company, has a great opportunity for an Accounting Assistant.  If you are a hardworking and detail-oriented individual who thrives in a fast-paced team environment, come join our team! 


We are open to filling this role REMOTELY or at any of our physical office locations: Madison, WI; Chicago, IL; Eden Prairie, MN; Des Moines / Cedar Rapids, IA; Denver, CO; or Scottsdale, AZ. 


The Accounting Assistant is responsible for ensuring accounting procedures are followed properly and that accounting and/or cash transactions are recorded timely, efficiently, and accurately. TDS has a complex structure with over one hundred legal entities. Assistants are assigned responsibility for tasks within multiple legal entities across some or all TDS business segments (e.g. Wireless, Wireline, Cable). Specific responsibilities may vary depending upon assignment.


Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in Accounting or Finance (or higher) or 2+ years professional work experience with generally accepted accounting principles or equivalent combination of technical and functional experience required.

Other Qualifications:

  • Ability to work effectively in complex fast-moving organization, satisfying needs of diverse constituents, under the pressure of competing and sometimes conflicting priorities.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively and work with others in a team environment.
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail; good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good organization skills; ability to work effectively under multiple, and often changing priorities as well as adhere to strict deadlines
  • Proficient with computers and various software packages utilized within TDS (i.e., Microsoft Office Suite).
  • Strong personal and professional ethical values, impeccable integrity and the energy level and stamina required to meet the demands of the position.
  • Desires continual self-development – seeking new challenges and ways to learn new processes and skill sets.
  • Willing to immerse self in the business and develop an understanding of the requirements of the users of the financial information.

#TDS provides wireless, local, long-distance, Internet, satellite television and high-speed data services to customers across the country through our UScellular®, TDS Telecom®, OneNeck IT Solutions® and Suttle Straus® brands. 


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