Senior Accountant Operational Analysis

Crown Castle USA Inc Rochester , NY 14618

Posted 3 months ago

Company Summary

At Crown Castle, we work around the country to build and maintain the infrastructure behind the world's most revolutionary technologies. Our portfolio of communications infrastructure (towers, small cells, fiber) connects cities and communities to essential data, technology, and wireless servicebringing information, ideas and innovations to the people and businesses that need them. As the nation's largest provider of communications infrastructure and with more than 5,000 employees across the country, we've been building the connections that people depend on for 25 years. Crown Castle is an S&P 500 company and one of the largest Real Estate Investment Trusts in the United States with an enterprise value of approximately $70 billion.

Position Title

  • Senior Accountant Operational Analysis

  • 5E

Position Summary:

Responsible for tracking, analyzing and accounting for operational expenditures in accordance with GAAP, completing monthly flux analysis of COS accounts and meeting monthly close deadlines as well as completing monthly and quarterly disclosures in accordance with SEC requirements.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assist in month end close to ensure financials are accurately stated and completed in compliance with company policies and procedures

  • Conduct flux analyses by COS accounts and business unit regions, as well as ad hoc reporting as required by business partners.

  • Perform Balance Sheet and Income Statement account accrual analysis and reconciliation for assigned accounts.

  • Prepare journal entries in compliance with established rules and principles of general accounting

  • Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities.

  • Prepare and update monthly reports to operations senior management

  • Work closely with operations and AP department to ensure quality, accuracy and consistency of the financial data.

  • Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources in applying procedures

  • Conduct ad hoc projects as needed

  • Work with Internal and External auditors as needed. Assist in month end close to ensure financials are issued within company established deadlines.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance

Experience/Minimum Requirements

  • At least 3 years of financial/accounting experience, public accounting experience a plus

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Self-starter able to work cross-functionally and/or independently.

  • Strong systems experience Microsoft applications (Excel) required, working knowledge of ERP systems, Oracle Cloud Application a plus.

  • Detail oriented with high standards of accuracy, precision, and organization.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Committed Team Player, Team contributor

  • Critical thinking, problem solving mindset

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Senior Accountant Operational Analysis

Crown Castle USA Inc