Verizon Accountant - General Accounting in Lake Mary, Florida
What you’ll be doing...
You’ll be working on a variety of core accounting activities such as preparing journal entries, verifying records, reconciling accounts and resolving errors. Our financials can get a bit complicated and we have a few government regulations we’ve got to comply with as well. But our finance team is the best in the business—so come be part of the team that keeps our financial operations accurate, compliant, and running like clockwork.
Working with a relatively high level of supervision, this position verifies records are processed, corrects data job errors and prepares accounting related reports.
Preparing financial reports and account reconciliations.
Checking reports and fixing errors.
Running models and updating databases.
Assisting with monthly, quarterly and year-end close activities.
Reviewing the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications.
Posting accounting interfaces to the general ledger.
Preparing and analyzing journal entries; proposing adjustments as necessary.
Assisting in reviews for accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records, as required.
Comparing accounting system outputs with daily input verifying for accuracy and resolving discrepancies.
Assisting in preparation of financial and operating reports including trial balances, adjustments and closing entries.
Assisting in the analysis and interpretation of accounting records for use by management, as required.
Supporting company efforts to comply with the requirements of Sarbanes Oxley.
Testing and documenting internal controls.
Assisting in the documentation of simple accounting projects under direct supervision.
Maintaining records of routine accounting transactions.
What we’re looking for...
You’re organized and detail oriented. You can work independently. You’re comfortable with data, and you’ve got a knack for spotting errors. You take a lot of pride in your work, and that’s why people count on you to deliver.
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
One or more years of relevant work experience.
Knowledge of FASB requirements and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
Experience using Microsoft Office (including Excel), PeopleSoft, or SAP.
Even better if you have:
A degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
CPA certification (or are in the process of getting certified).
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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