Senior Accountant - Revenue Accounting

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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.

- Performs complex analytical assignments and prepares accounting related treatment as an individual contributor.
- Provides subject matter expertise on billing system processes to support the revenue treatment for new products and services.
- Coordinates closely with multiple organizations as a representative of revenue accounting on project teams.
- Actively engages clients and users in defining revenue accounting business processes supported by process changes or system solutions and uses business cases for full development of business requirements and needs.
- Develops, reviews and approves detailed system requirements to support revenue treatment
- Performs user testing to verify system functionality and identify and resolve issues.
- May act as a project manager for small to medium sized projects, leading a team of peers and subordinates in a matrix organization. Value is provided to the enterprise by participating in the identification of improvements to accounting processes in order to provide timely, accurate information and to ultimately safeguard enterprise assets.
- Compares system outputs with daily input verifying for accuracy and resolves discrepancies.
- Analyzes and interprets reports for managers providing recommendations to guide business decisions.
- Undertakes accounting projects and provides guidance on accounting issues as needed.
- Fields issue escalations from internal customers or delivery partners and responds to customer inquiries as requested, ensuring issue and error resolution.
- Leads reviews for accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
- Maintains records for routine accounting transactions.
- Demonstrates familiarity with a broad variety of data sources supporting revenue accounting from various technologies with the applicable requirements for analysis.
- Supports developing, implementing, and maintaining, procedures and policies for the accounting function.
- Leads or participates, as required, in training and skills development initiatives as a subject matter expert.



- Required
- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience.
-Employees/Candidates with professional certification (e.g. CPA) or in process of achieving certification.
- 6+ years of directly related professional 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.
- Experience with SQL Server and other data mining tools.

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.

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.