Project Accountant - Chicago

Dish Network Corporation Littleton , CO 80121

Posted 2 weeks ago

DISH Wireless is building a next-gen 5G network to disrupt the wireless industry and fuel innovation in transportation, health care, education, sustainability, city management, and agriculture.

We're driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win - and we're looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve. Join us as we embark on our greatest adventure of all.

Opportunity is here. We are DISH Wireless.

DISH Wireless is seeking a Project Accountant for a fast paced, highly technical business environment. The position involves budget development, budget to actual reporting and reconciliation, business case development, reconciliation of vendor accounts. This job offers opportunities to make significant contributions to the assigned market(s), since the business is growing and processes and procedures are evolving. The role will be the financial conscience for market build out activities

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop financial forecast for the assigned market(s) and provide variance analysis

  • Perform business case analysis for incremental spend

  • Advise Market General Manager and Market Managers of financial implications of proposed decisions.

  • Review existing Purchase Orders and create new service orders as needed

  • Process, verify and reconcile incoming invoices

  • Conduct research to resolve invoice issues, and collaborate with vendors on work and payment status

  • Assist with transition to new software system by reviewing historical records and coordinating relative data integration

  • Track future pending commitments

  • Create new ad hoc reports as necessary

The ideal Project Accountant will have:

  • 3+ years of experience in an accounting/finance environment, preferably in the wireless, manufacturing or construction industries

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products

  • Advanced skills in MS Excel

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required

  • Undergraduate degree in Business Related Program

  • Knowledge of accounting regulations including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

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