What you’ll be doing...

The Corporate Accounting team is the global professional practices group within Verizon. Your position is expected to contribute to these areas:

  • Participate in strategic initiatives, new product offerings, partnerships/joint ventures and other key drivers of Verizon’s future growth.
  • Assist senior management with making critical business decisions by providing the proper accounting treatment and impact analysis.
  • Accelerate transformation and change, create best practices and drive continuous process improvement.
  • Work with department and business leaders on front-end process ideas, solutions and change.
  • Establish, maintain and support compliance with companywide accounting policies.
  • Research accounting issues and prepare accounting documentation to ensure compliance with GAAP.
  • Review and provide technical guidance for material transactions and complex accounting issues.
  • Support implementation of new accounting standards.
  • Review business unit initiatives and transactions to ensure consistent application of the Company’s accounting policies.
  • Provide guidance and support other finance and business unit initiatives.
  • Research emerging accounting and reporting issues and prepare and submit comment letters on behalf of the Company.
  • Develop and present technical accounting training sessions to accounting and finance employees.
  • Support quarterly close process and related disclosures.
  • Interact with the Company's external auditors

What we’re looking for...

You’re diligent, organized, and on top of the details—your projects run like clockwork. You can look at the big picture and see how the pieces fit together. You can oversee multiple initiatives like a conductor leads an orchestra. And you know accounting like the back of your hand.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Certified Public Accountant.
  • Experience in Accounting/Finance.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Four or more years of experience in Accounting/Finance.
  • Two or more years Big 4 experience.
  • Strong technical financial skills and a comprehensive understanding of accounting, GAAP, PCAOB standards and SEC regulations.
  • Strong analytical, verbal and written communication and presentation skills.

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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