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.

Position Responsibilities

This position supports the Fixed Asset Accounting function. The position reports to the Manager Fixed Asset Accounting.  Majority of the responsibilities will be to assist the manager with the monthly close process. 

Specific responsibilities include:

-           Overall responsibility for the recording of fixed asset accounting records which could include lease accounting, property, plant and equipment, software or labor.

-           Reviews and/or prepares transactions for entry, posts entries upon approval, collects and evaluates data, conducts analysis, and prepares reports.

-           Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.  Reports inconsistencies to higher level associates.

-           Maintains records of routine accounting transactions.

-           Assists in reviews for accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.

-           Overall responsibility for comparing accounting system outputs with daily input verifying for accuracy and resolves discrepancies.

-           Prepares account reconciliations of fixed asset accounts.

-           Working under moderate supervision, this position performs simple to relatively complex analytical assignments

-           Prepares accounting related reports as an individual contributor, sometimes working in small teams.

-           Support the company's efforts to comply with the requirements of Sarbanes Oxley.

-           Assists in analyzing financial reports and records, making studies or recommendations relative to the recording of financial transactions.

-           Interprets and communicates financial reports and results for managers.

-           Conducts or assists in the documentation of accounting projects of varying complexity.

-           Maintains data integrity.

*Required Skills & Experience

-           Requires BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience.

-           Minimum 2+ years of Professional Experience.

-           Experience in the preparation of General Ledgers, Fixed Assets Accounting, Basic Knowledge of FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

-           Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel; attention to detail; strong written and oral communications skills.

  *Desired Skills & Experience

-           Employees/Candidates with professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA) or in process of achieving certification are preferred.

-           Experience in the technology or telecommunications industry preferred, but not required.

 

Qualifications

Required
-BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience
- 4+ years of directly related professional experience
- Employees/Candidates with professional certification (e.g. CPA) or in process of achieving certification
- Experience in the preparation of General Ledgers, Fixed Assets Accounting, Basic Knowledge of FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
- Working knowledge of accounting systems and applications such as SAP, PeopleSoft, CPM/Essbase, Hyperion Financial Management, and Blackline
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel; attention to detail; 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.

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