Accounting Consultant

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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.

Revenue Accounting Operations
Analyze & interpret reports accurately and recommend business decisions
Represent Revenue accounting on project teams with multiple organizations
Manage small to medium sized projects, leading a team of peers and subordinates in a matrix organization

Process and Improvements
Develop, review and approve detailed system requirements and create business cases to support process changes or system solutions
Identify opportunities to fully leverage accounting systems & applications to provide timely, accurate information and to safeguard enterprise assets

Qualifications

Required Skills and Experience
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience
5+ years of Professional Experience
Experience in the preparation of General Ledgers
Knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, tax reporting and accounting practices
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel
Attention to detail
Strong written and oral communications skills
Advanced understanding of report query and design
Working knowledge of accounting systems and applications including SAP, PeopleSoft, Essbase, Hyperion Financial Management, and/or Blackline

Preferred Skills and Experience
Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or equivalent
Professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA)
Experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management
Strong IT technical knowledge including billing systems experience

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.