Senior Accountant (JN -022021-4357)

Our client is a leading independent owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure with more than 30 years of experience and expertise and a portfolio of more than 32,000 communications sites throughout the Americas and South Africa.

They are seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team!

You will be responsible for applying principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • BA/BS in Accounting required and 5+ years Accounting experience.
  • Must have demonstrated advanced knowledge and ability to work with MS Excel.
  • Experience with foreign currency transactions a plus.
  • Great Plains and Wennsoft job costing system experience would be helpful.
  • Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports and legal documents.
  • Fluent in English and Spanish.
  • Mathematical Skills: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, percentages, area, and volume.
  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

Responsibilities

  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare journal entries within the general ledgers and the job
  • cost sub-ledgers for international entities.
  • Complete month-end close within time frame established.
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts to ensure accuracy.
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Prepare reconciliations of US GAAP to local statutory accounts.
  • Process and analyze fixed assets on a monthly basis.
  • On a monthly basis, analyze job cost transactions and account balances.
  • Assist with the review and analysis of the financial statements for the International Tower Leasing Division.
  • Assist with providing schedules for the auditors.
  • Ensure compliance with all policies and procedures.
  • Assist with Sarbanes Oxley documentation and testing requirements.
  • Other projects and duties as assigned.