Accountant
Location:
Posted:
October 02, 2016
Reference:
2743678
About Us:

GE Global Operations is GE's shared services organization. We deliver processes in every business and every region around the world. In Finance, Supply Chain, Commercial Operations, and more, we are simplifying the way we work to create better outcomes at lower cost for GE and our customers. We foster rewarding career opportunities that expand horizons, enhance skills, and maximize potential.

We strive to be the world's best shared services operation, enabling GE's strategy by delivering for our customers, businesses, investors and employees.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

As an Accountant with some experience you will be responsible for supporting more senior accountants and performing and reviewing basic accounting entries. At this level you will be expected to explain variations in accounts and work with auditors on process improvements. You will follow an individual work plan and meets day-to-day short term objectives.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Prepare and review account reconciliations

+ Prepare and review journal entries ensuring compliance with local accounting procedures and US GAAP

+ Drive the timely preparation of assigned journal entries driving increased efficiency

+ Prepare periodic balance sheet analysis

+ Engage with auditors to answer questions in regards to control processes and account reconciliations

+ Prepare analysis and explanations behind variations for DR4 reporting

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelors degree from an accredited university or college in accounting or finance (or a high school diploma/GED or equivalent with at least 4 years of experience in an accounting or finance role)

+ 25% initial travel that will decrease to 10%

Desired Characteristics:

+ Strong analytical skills

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills

+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Excel, PowerPoint and Word)

+ Strong orientation towards process improvement

Locations: United States ; Ohio; Cincinnati

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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