SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION/MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES :|
The Senior Accountant will play an important role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of the financial operations and will be involved in various aspects of accounting and finance. This position will perform a variety of duties in connection with the month-end close, preparation of financial statements, journal entries, fixed assets, and other supporting schedules.
General Position Responsibilities :
Assist in monthly and quarterly financial closing process including account schedule preparation, financial analyses, reconciliations, and financial statement generation.
Support Accounting Manager and Finance Director with external and internal financial reporting requirements.
Assist with internal control requirements and reporting.
Provide support for internal and external audits, both foreign and domestic.
Analyze monthly operating expense data for appropriate accounting treatment.
Review & process internal project labor for capitalization.
Review various balance sheet and income statement accounts for proper accounting in accordance with IFRS.
Support foreign subsidiary, inter-company, and intra-company accounting.
Create and update various management and ad-hoc reports.
Bachelors Degree (B.S.) – Accounting/Finance/Business
3-5 Years of experience in an accounting or related position.
Experience with accounting for foreign currencies (FAS 52) preferred.
Ability to work independently and within time constraints and reporting deadlines.
Experience in a Technology or Telecommunications company a plus.
Must possess knowledge and appreciation of US GAAP; IFRS knowledge is a plus.
Experience working with Microsoft Office applications required.
SAP and/or Business Objects experience a big plus.