Global Financial Reporting Senior Accountant

  • Company: Accenture
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Posted: April 06, 2018
  • Reference ID: 00539847

YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Minimum of 3 years experience
  • CPA

SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills

  • Mixture of public accounting, industry experience that includes US GAAP and SEC reporting or technical accounting responsibilities (not necessarily in services industry), and/or Accenture experience
  • SAP experience
  • Must have a working knowledge and understanding of ASC 830, “Foreign Currency”
  • Previous financial accounting experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of business, finance, and accounting fundamentals
  • Sound understanding of U.S. GAAP
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Programs

Professional Skills:

  • Requires the ability to coordinate complex work efforts and effectively manage projects across global teams
  • Requires identifying and assessing complex problems for area of responsibility
  • Requires problem-solving skills as well as identifying and escalating issues for resolution
  • Requires ability to be relevant and insightful during meetings with Accenture Leadership
  • Must possess careful attention to detail
  • Ability to investigate and provide resolution to issues or problems
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal and teaming skills
  • Must communicate effectively at all levels both verbally and in writing; responds appropriately to verbal and non-verbal cues; can succinctly get messages across that have desired effect
  • Can work independently and in a team environment
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

WORK REQUIREMENTS:

Work in our downtown Chicago office with flexibility to work from home

 

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU

  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement
  • You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects
  • Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments, and collaborating with experts across the company
  • Access to leading-edge technology
  • Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including generous paid time off, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive 401K program
  • Learn more about our extensive rewards and benefits here

CALL TO ACTION

Great things can happen—they already are. Come and be a part of the next level of high performance.

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