Advisor, Accounting Job Description

Advisor, Accounting Job Description

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Advisor, accounting provides ad-hoc analysis of financial data using Akamai's business intelligence tool and MS Excel.

Advisor, Accounting Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Develop and manage senior level client relationships by understanding business needs
Manage teams against objectives
Experience of working with a Big4 firm or equivalent, leading complex engagements within professional services or consulting
A degree or equivalent in accounting, finance, or similar discipline
Strong operational and technical accounting background including ability to research complex technical accounting issues
Technical and operational revenue experience - Knowledge of new revenue recognition rules would be a bonus
Intercompany cross charges processing
Intercompany settlements and FX monitoring
Monthly Intercompany clearing and exception monitoring
Commissionaire and services fees process ownership

Advisor, Accounting Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Advisor, Accounting

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Education for Advisor, Accounting

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Employers hiring for the advisor, accounting job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Finance/Accounting, Economics, Management, Accountancy, Professional Accounting, Auditing, Business/Administration

Skills for Advisor, Accounting

Desired skills for advisor, accounting include:

Access and PowerPoint
MS Excel
Words
Generally accepted accounting principles
IFRS
MS Office especially Excel
MS Office especially Excel and Power Point
Oracle Financial Modules would be an advantage
Asset
MS Office applications

Desired experience for advisor, accounting includes:

A minimum of 10 years of working experience in Finance, of that at least 5 years in accounting
Also any experience with managing or coordinating team members will be considered favorable
Excellent written & verbal communication skills, analytical & numerical ability
We are looking for a professional, organized and reliable team player to join our growing India Accounting organization
Robust knowledge of existing accounting standards / India-AS, knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements
Assist client in reengineering existing or design new accounting processes around the use of derivatives, structured transactions, and hedging strategies

Advisor, Accounting Examples

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Advisor, Accounting Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of advisor, accounting. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for advisor, accounting
  • Provide support for standardized global processes in the area of subledger accounting especially for banking and fixed assets
  • Continuously identify improvements and generate alternative solutions and evaluate the same in relation to planned ongoing developments or process optimizations
  • Act as interface to IT with regards to the implementation of adaptations in the uniform Group-wide IT systems
  • Implement resolved modifications and optimizations
  • Provide support for ongoing rollout of the process/SAP template and collaborate on (managing as needed) additional international projects in the banking and fixed assets area
  • Creation and maintenance of process documentations
  • Provide support for standardized global processes in the area of general ledger accounting
  • Provide support for ongoing rollout of the process/SAP template and collaborate on (managing as needed) additional international projects in the general ledger area
  • Oversees daily accounting functions including but not limited to accounts payable, accounts receivable and cash management
  • Reviews and organizes accounting records, financial statements or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards
Qualifications for advisor, accounting
  • Good computer knowledge in Microsoft software, especially Excel
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Business equivalent
  • CPA or other equivalent qualification is preferred
  • The ideal candidate for this position will have a degree in Accounting or CPA
  • Some experience in treasury, banking, or financial services
  • Define and execute accounting for new integration-related activities
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Advisor, Accounting Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for an advisor, accounting. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for advisor, accounting
  • Ensuring that all GPTET balance sheet reconciliations include timing of adjustments (revenue and operating accruals, pre-paids/deposits, net distributions) to meet internal analysis criteria
  • Providing ad hoc query support on various financial and production information requests/issues relating to GPTET assets and contracts
  • Ensuring that all SOx controls pertaining to monthly GL close process are being maintained for all GPTET assets/entities
  • Identifying areas of improvement in the monthly close/GL processes and related systems to increase efficiency
  • Prepares Long Range Forecasts, Annual Budgets, and Quarterly Forecasts, and Variance Analysis
  • Partners with Mfg
  • Oversight of Manufacturing Standard Costs
  • Acts as team lead for the cost accounting group and provides guidance and training to junior staff
  • Ensure accurate and high quality advice is provided to the full range of complex accounting matters
  • This position requires attention to detail, while also managing relationships and expectations through various levels of management
Qualifications for advisor, accounting
  • Norwegian & Finnish are plus, but not mandatory
  • High exposure role and business partners with global FP&A Corporate Accounting and SEC reporting
  • Degree in Business Administration or Computer Science in Economics (or similar) or recognized professional training
  • Confident user of MS Office and SAP FI + FI-AA
  • Initial experience in project management and project steering
  • Service and customer orientation, advisory expertise
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Advisor, Accounting Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of advisor, accounting. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for advisor, accounting
  • Identify, gather, analyze, document, design and propose a solution for current DBS for all MX Government requests (new or changes on existing ones) with direct impact on MX John Deere dealerships
  • Participate as required to design, develop, test and integrate applications impacting accounting and finance DBS modules
  • Broad contact with multiple MX Dealer departments, accounting, administrative and finance operations
  • Provide training and support to internal and external customers on accounting, finance and administrative modules in current DBS
  • Support on site new DBS implementations, merge & acquisition projects and whenever MX John Deere dealerships need on-site support
  • Assist with the implementation and rollout of CRRAR Accounting system in conjunction with implementation of the related Escrow and Title System
  • Analyze and document current system functionality & business needs
  • Perform Fit/Gap analysis of current accounting system for each rollout and determine any current/future business needs that need to be met
  • Attend training sessions for new accounting systems and become subject matter expert
  • Assist implementation teams with specific Title user business needs and user functionality
Qualifications for advisor, accounting
  • Professional Accountancy qualification with minimum of 4 years post qualification experience, preferably with a large Public Accounting Firm or multinational background
  • Multiannual professional experience in the area of general ledger accounting is a plus
  • Confident user of MS Office and SAP FI
  • Knowledge of the structure, policies and operating details of the accounting system or segment thereof for which responsible
  • Ability to acquire knowledge of specialized procedures and subject matter encountered in specific assignments
  • Ability to classify accounting transactions, maintain and reconcile accounts, close accounts and prepare reports and statements
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Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an advisor, accounting. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for advisor, accounting
  • Prepare journal entries using Oracle, SAP, and/or PowerPlan in support of fixed asset accounting
  • Research & analyze accounting issues as requested by local, regional, or headquarters mgmt
  • Provide training and user documentation for accounting systems
  • Review and Preparation and analysis of Balance Sheet reconciliations and checklist for same
  • Review and Preparation of monthly cash flow forecast
  • Review and Preparation and filing of compliance returns such as VAT and other statistical returns
  • Constant monitoring and completion of compliance calendar ensuring returns are filed and any associated liabilities paid by pre-defined set due dates significant involvement in the preparation of annual statutory accounts in line with Local GAAP
  • Reconcile and record various transactional activities including treasury/finance, corporate O&A
  • Prepare various costs and intercompany charges including departmental and corporate cost allocations
  • Ensure that all SOX controls pertaining to monthly GL close process are being maintained for corporate entities
Qualifications for advisor, accounting
  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent field, with a minimum of 3 years FP&A or Accounting experience
  • Manufacturing knowledge a plus
  • Must be able to successfully operate with minimal supervision
  • May be required to supervise less experienced staff
  • May be required to and approve monthly journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Experience with SAP or large ERP preferred
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Advisor, Accounting Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of advisor, accounting. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for advisor, accounting
  • Partner closely with IT/EFS to execute the month-end close and resolve systems issues
  • Accounting (book and tax) for loans, leases, subsidiaries and partnership investments Budgeting and forecasting, reviewing internal management reporting
  • Filing property and sales tax for lease assets Income tax reporting and settlements
  • Lease booking and servicing, invoicing and payment processing
  • Ensuring audit and regulatory compliance
  • Managing daily operations of unit efficiently to ensure accuracy and efficiency
  • Work in Global Hedge Accounting Centre (centre of excellence, high value specialist team, part of Bank Treasury Finance)
  • Supporting locations with their Hedge Accounting ambitions
  • Developing new Hedge Accounting models
  • Advisory role to Bank Treasury front office teams and senior Finance stakeholders
Qualifications for advisor, accounting
  • 3-4 years Accounting/Finance related experience
  • Strategic Program participation and/or business operations experience is a plus
  • Have 8 to 10 years of Audit experience
  • Possess knowledge of SAP Enterprise applications
  • Possess superior problem solving, investigative and negotiating skills
  • Demonstrate a commitment to learning and professional development

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