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This position leads and directs a team of accountants responsible for recording and reporting revenue and projects in support of the Revenue Accounting department.  This position reports to the Manager of Revenue Accounting, and is directly responsible for revenue accounting specific to business partners and / or channels within a segment of Verizon’s enterprise.  Specific responsibilities include:


  • Performs complex analytical assignments and prepares accounting related reports. Majority of the functions will be to assist senior level accounting professionals with the month and year end close.
  • Support the Manager of Revenue Accounting with accounting, analyzing, and reporting of revenue.  Areas of focus may include consumer or business revenue accounting and reporting.
  • Leads and directs a team of accountants responsible for assisting with the month end close, financial statement analysis and other tasks related to the maintenance and/or reconciliation of accounting records for revenue accounting.  
  • Provides value to the enterprise by providing decision makers with accurate and timely accounting information
  • Interprets reports and records for managers, making recommendations on possible courses of action.
  • Possesses sufficient accounting acumen to review their staff's work and analyzes the output for appropriate accounting treatment, completeness and accuracy related to revenue accounting
  • Interacts with stakeholders from within and outside of the Accounting organization to respond in an accurate and timely fashion to inquiries related to the group’s activities.
  • Maintains on‐going interaction with client groups and other functional areas relating to objectives, deliverables, resource allocation and related matters.
  • Supervises the day to day input of revenue related transactions in the general ledger and related interfaces and prepares basic financial reports.
  • Leads reviews for accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
  • Leads the preparation of general ledger account reconciliations.
  • Compares system outputs with daily input verifying for accuracy and resolves discrepancies.
  • Supervises the maintenance of records for routine accounting transactions and leads the review and reconciliation of accounts.
  • Works with the Revenue Accounting Manager to ensure the appropriateness and accuracy of the monthly accounting in compliance with GAAP and FASB requirements.
  • This position will also take a more leading role in the company’s efforts to comply with the requirements of Sarbanes Oxley.  
  • Conducts the documentation of complex accounting projects. Ensures compliance and adherence with controls for internal policies and external regulations.
  • Directs efforts in developing, implementing, and maintaining systems, procedures and policies for the group.  Leverages system and technology knowledge to drive simplification efforts.
  • Plans and structures work activities and sets deadlines for their team. Subsequently monitors the progress and results of team activities.
  • Responsible for recruiting, staffing, professional development and/or disciplinary action as needed and provides input to management on their team's overall performance.
  • Leads efforts for developing the skills and experience of their staff.


  • Required
    • Requires BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience.
    • Employees/Candidates with professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA) or in process of achieving certification.
    • 4+ years of directly related professional and supervisory experience.
    • Working knowledge of accounting systems and applications including SAP, PeopleSoft, CPM/Essbase, Hyperion Financial Management, and Blackline.
    • Strong knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, tax reporting and accounting practices. Basic knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel and PowerPoint; strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Preferred
    • Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or equivalent.
    • Experience in the technology or telecommunications industry.
    • Experienced or proficient in (SQL) Structured Query Language to manage, develop and maintain databases or applications
    • Direct project management experience, including initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and closing of projects

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet