Finance and Accounting

For problem-solvers and the analytically inclined: Help a world-leader in technology invest strategically, allocate wisely and drive shareholder value. Formulate groundbreaking processes, provide in-depth analysis and expertly manage Verizons assets.

Responsibilities

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 in Lake Mary, FL.  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.

This position is responsible for the proper accounting and reporting for Subscriber Inventory and all related transactions. This position reports to the Manager of Inventory Accounting. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Overall responsibility for Subscriber Inventory, including closing journal entries, reconciliations, reporting schedules and transaction processing.
  • Provide reporting and quarterly analysis for key stakeholders including accounting department, finance, external reporting and external auditors.
  • Reviews and/or prepares transactions for entry, posts entries upon approval, collects and evaluates data, conducts analysis, and prepares reports.
  • Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
  • Maintain an effective control environment related to financial transactions.
  • Ensure that annual Sarbanes Oxley testing is performed according to Finance procedures.
  • Ensure that all account reconciliations associated with Inventory accounts are performed in accordance with CFO/Controller’s instructions.
  • Manage the Warehouse and Retail Store Inventory cycle count process to ensure the integrity of the balances reported in the Financial Statements.
  • Support internal and external audit teams to provide requested documentation related to inventory reporting and to ensure proper accounting principles are being followed.
  • Effectively discuss financial results and recommendations with leadership.
  • Contributes to the formulation of the overall strategy of the Accounting organization.
  • Prepares accounting related deliverables as an individual contributor, sometimes working in small teams.
  • Maintain thorough and accurate documentation related to Inventory Accounting processes and procedures.
  • Support cross functional projects that may impact Inventory transactions or reporting.
  • Identifies and supports improvement opportunities for Accounting and works closely with either internal teams or service providers (if any) to ensure improvement opportunities are implemented.
  • Supports manager decision making with accurate information as needed.
  • Handle high volume of Ad hoc requests from the various parties – Supply Chain, FP&A, Pricing, etc.


Our business is fuelled by our passion for delivering unprecedented results for customers in over 52 countries. Throughout the world, we’re helping to create a better future – transforming how doctors battle cancer, rescue workers save lives, and people, businesses and communities interact with one another. If you have the drive, talent, energy and commitment to join over 180,000 like-minded people who are unlocking this positive potential of technology, we’ll support you every step of the way. Whether that’s through competitive compensation, award-winning training, or benefits so comprehensive we call them Total Rewards.

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Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance or equivalent work experience preferred.
  • Professional Certification (CPA) required.
  • 2+ years of directly related experience with a strong management background, including audit or financial reporting experience.
  • Knowledgeable of FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and accounting practices.
  • Experience in the implementation of accounting systems and applications.
  • Experience in report query and design.
  • Knowledgeable of accounting systems and applications including Peoplesoft, Essbase, and Blackline
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel and PowerPoint; strong written and oral communications skills. MS Access experience preferred.
  • Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or equivalent preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of Database creation (MS Access or other).
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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