Senior Global Accountant

Senior Global Accountant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Global Accountant to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare supporting documentation, analysis, and audit-ready workpapers;
  • Assist in process control requirements relevant to topic and where appropriate implement process efficiencies;
  • Coordinate tracking and accounting for commissions and share-based compensation expense and bonus plans;
  • Assist in month-end accounting close processes; continuously improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the close processes;
  • Design and produce supporting schedules and analysis to explain financial results and variances;
  • Model professionalism and operate in the spirit of teamwork and trust; promote a responsive, supportive, and open environment;
  • Support both external and internal audit requests;
  • Proactively communicate and overcome barriers to deliver expected outcomes;
  • Benchmark and apply industry and internal best practices.

Requirements:

  • Solid interpersonal skills with a proven record of collaboratively working with diverse teams;
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or current CPA exam candidate is a big plus;
  • Understanding of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) regulations;
  • Good knowledge of U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP);
  • Previous experience in share-based compensation programs is a plus;
  • Passion for rapidly learning and applying new skills and technologies;
  • Ability and enthusiasm to work in a fast-paced environment; solid organizational and time management skills;
  • Experience with transfer pricing is a plus;
  • Working knowledge of Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud system is a plus;
  • Undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Science (BS) or equivalent in accounting; advanced degree in accounting a plus.