Senior Analyst - Partnership Accounting

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Responsibilities

This position performs General Ledger accounting assignments and projects for the Partnership Accounting Department. This position reports to a Partnership Accounting Manager within the Corporate Accounting Group. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Performs complex analytical assignments and prepares accounting related reports and work with the external audit team to facilitate the completion of the 66 annual Partnership audited financial statements.
  • Support the Manager with accounting, analyzing, and reporting of partnership transactions.
  • Responsible for assisting with the month end close, financial statement analysis and other tasks related to the maintenance and/or reconciliation of partnership accounting records.
  • Provides value to the enterprise by providing decision makers with accurate and timely accounting information.
  • Interprets reports and records for managers, making recommendations on possible courses of action.
  • Possesses sufficient accounting acumen to review work and analyzes the output for appropriate accounting treatment, completeness and accuracy related to general accounting
  • Interacts with stakeholders from within and outside of the Accounting organization to respond in an accurate and timely fashion to inquiries related to the group’s activities.
  • Maintains ongoing interaction with client groups and other functional areas relating to objectives, deliverables, resource allocation and related matters.
  • Reviews for accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
  • Preparation of general ledger account reconciliations.
  • Compares system outputs with daily input verifying for accuracy and resolves discrepancies.
  • Maintain records for routine accounting transactions and leads the review and reconciliation of accounts.
  • Works with the General Ledger Accounting Manager to ensure the appropriateness and accuracy of the monthly accounting in compliance with GAAP and FASB requirements.
  • Conducts the documentation of complex accounting projects. Ensures compliance and adherence with controls for internal policies and external regulations.
  • Directs efforts in developing, implementing, and maintaining systems, procedures and policies for the group. Leverages system and technology knowledge to drive simplification efforts.
  • Plans and structures work activities and sets deadlines for their team. Subsequently monitors the progress and results of team activities.

Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance or equivalent work experience.
  • Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or equivalent preferred.
  • Employees/Candidates with professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA) are preferred.
  • 4+ 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.

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

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