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 in Lake Mary, FL. 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.

Partnership Accounting Operations
• Analyze complex reports, prepare accounting reports and recommend courses of action to managers while complying with GAAP and FASB requirements
• Lead a team of accountants to assist with the month end close, to analyze financial statements and to maintain and/or reconcile accounting records completely & accurately
• Oversee the scheduling of the monthly data programs and ensure all information is properly updated & mapped
• Interpret reports & records for managers and recommend courses of action
• Interact continuously with client groups and other functional areas about objectives, deliverables and resource allocation
• Lead the company’s efforts to comply with SOX
• Maintain compliance & adherence to controls for internal policies & external regulations

Process and Improvements
• Develop, implement & maintain systems, procedures & policies
• Simplify systems and technology

Functional Leadership
• Recruit, staff, and develop team professionally
• Update management on team's overall performance and discipline as needed

 

Qualifications

Required Skills and Experience

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience
  • Professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA)
  • 6+ years of directly related professional experience
  • Working knowledge of accounting systems and applications including SAP, PeopleSoft, CPM/Essbase, Hyperion Financial Management, and/or 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 Skills and Experience
• Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or equivalent

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.