Responsibilities

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.

  • Establish, maintain and support compliance with company-wide accounting policies
  • Research accounting issues and prepare accounting documentation to ensure compliance¬†with GAAP
  • Review and provide technical guidance for material transactions and complex accounting issues
  • Provide guidance and support other finance and business unit initiatives
  • Manage implementation of new accounting guidance
  • Research emerging accounting and reporting issues and prepare and submit comment letters on behalf of the Company
  • Develop and present technical accounting training sessions to accounting and finance employees
  • Support quarterly close process and related disclosures
  • Interact with the Company's external auditors



 

Qualifications

Required Skills and Experience

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience
  • 6+ years of Accounting experience
  • CPA required
  • Public Accounting experience
  • Proven function and process management skills
  • Extensive knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, tax reporting and accounting practices
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong written and oral communications skills


Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or equivalent
  • Basic knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards
  • Experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management

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.