Accounting Analyst

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Responsibilities

At Verizon, we innovate constantly to help the biggest names in business do business – quicker and smarter. It takes vision. It takes focus. And we apply both every bit as much to the way we do business too. The brightest minds, the latest technologies and pioneering processes are combining to enhance this critical business function at our Center for Excellence. We’re finding new ways to add value and provide strategic support. This is the kind of work we do. And you can be part of it.

Join the Verizon Finance Team - a world-class global organization & valued business partner in driving decisions that increase revenues, drive operational efficiencies and maximize shareholder value.

Fixed Asset Accounting Operations
• Prepare & analyze journal entries, financial & operating reports & records, transactions and data to prepare reports and propose adjustments to management
• Assist with visits to site locations and verifying physical assets
• Assist with SOX compliance
• Support stakeholder inquiries from Tax and Financial Planning & Analysis
• Assist with reviewing and verifying Fixed Asset sub-ledgers and accounting classifications and report inconsistencies to higher level associates
• Test and document internal controls
• Work as an individual contributor, sometimes working in small teams, with a relatively high level of supervision

Intercompany Accounting Operations
• Prepare & analyze journal entries, financial & operating reports & records, transactions & data to prepare reports and propose adjustments to management
• Assist with reconciling general ledger accounts
• Assist with the monthly, quarterly and year end close activities
• Assist in balancing the books and preparing profit & loss and income & balance sheet statements
• Assist with SOX compliance
• Test and document internal controls
• Work under a relatively high level of supervision

Revenue Accounting Operations
• Prepare & analyze journal entries, financial & operating reports & records, transactions & data to prepare reports, settle assigned revenue items and propose adjustments to management
• Post revenue interfaces to the General Ledger and assist with reconciling General Ledger accounts
• Assist with the monthly, quarterly and year end close activities
• Assist in balancing the books and preparing profit & loss and income & balance sheet statements
• Assist with SOX compliance
• Test and document internal controls
• Work under a relatively high level of supervision

Qualifications

Required Skills and Experience
• BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience
• 2+ years of Professional Experience
• Experience in the preparation of General Ledgers
• Basic Knowledge of FASB requirements and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel
• Attention to detail
• Strong written and oral communications skills

Preferred Skills and Experience
• Experience in the technology or telecommunications industry
• PeopleSoft or SAP experience

*Foreign Language Skills

*Programming or relational database experience.

Our business is fuelled by our passion for delivering unprecedented results for customers in over 52 countries. Throughout the world, we’re helping to create a better future – transforming how doctors battle cancer, rescue workers save lives, and people, businesses and communities interact with one another. If you have the drive, talent, energy and commitment to join over 180,000 like-minded people who are unlocking this positive potential of technology, we’ll support you every step of the way. Whether that’s through competitive compensation, award-winning training, or benefits so comprehensive we call them Total Rewards.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.