Accounting Project Manager

Verizon Communications Lake Mary , FL 32795

Posted 2 weeks ago

What you'll be doing...

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.

You will report to the Senior Manager responsible for the Account to Report process improvements. The purpose of this role is to support the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives through capital projects, robotics process automation or other improvements. Your will also develop and maintain strong relationships across the business units to implement and standardize processes.

Support the design and implementation of standardized global Account to Report processes for the Accounting and Close process including:

  • Lead cross functional teams in the design, development and implementation of financial processes.

  • Perform independent and objective evaluations of financial processes.

  • Redesign existing processes and assess and establish key process controls.

  • Ensure the consistency and completeness of design and implementation for the end to end process.

  • Drive continued improvement of these processes.

  • Support initiatives including follow-up, resolution and closure of open items as well as supporting the Global process owners in identifying and developing continuous improvement opportunities.

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships across the business units to implement and standardize processes. Communicate effectively with process owners to facilitate the completion and tracking of initiatives.

What we're looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, related field or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Accounting experience.

  • Professional certification (e.g. CPA).

  • Accounting close processes experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel and PowerPoint.

Even better if you have:

  • Master's degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance.

  • Six or more years of accounting experience.

  • Experience interfacing with IT, Accounting and various functions, as well as various levels of management.

  • Experience with the design and implementation of accounting systems and applications.

  • MS Access experience.

  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills; well-developed analytical and interpretive skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Experience with applications such as flowcharting, Quality Center, MS Project and JIRA.

  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management.

  • Knowledge of technology or telecommunications industry.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.


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