Accounting Assistant

Temporary Contract Work at TVA

Start Date: As soon as possible

Duration:  Approx. 12 to 15 months

Location:  400 W. Summit Hill Dr., Knoxville, TN

TVA Organization: Corporate Accounting

Pay: Approx. $14.00 to $18.00 per hour, depending on experience 

Number of positions:  1 – may be full time or part time

Work Schedule:  8:00 to 4:45, Monday through Friday

To apply, email your resume to:  gro.IVByMnull@ZSOGORBODNL

Job Duties
The primary purpose of the position is to perform basic and recurring activities to support accounting and financing functions. Routine support activities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Day-to-day coordination, organizing, reviewing, distributing of files and/or records, and standard reporting according to procedures.
  • Performing standard office tasks and recurring transactions in an assigned accounting area according to established procedures and applicable regulations; e.g. processing invoices.
  • Inputs data and generates standard accounting reports.
  • Answering routine questions and resolving problems.
  • Filing and maintaining documents and accounting records as required.
  • Answering telephones, routing calls, greeting visitors, and performing miscellaneous tasks as needed.
  • Providing backup to other office personnel.
  • Identifying process improvement opportunities.

Education and Experience
High school degree and some accounting experience preferred.

Please Note
You must be a TVA retiree or former employee to perform contract work through BVI.
In addition, you must be in compliance with TVA’s Contractor Return Restrictions.