Senior Analyst- Financial Reporting Systems in Charlotte, North Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Charlotte, NC

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Assist with the timely completion of the consolidation and financial reporting package for the global asset management business
  • Assist with continued implementation of Hyperion Financial Management and ongoing maintenance and improvements
  • Communicate and collaborate with internal business clients to jointly identify business system and infrastructure change requirements
  • Support business requirement definitions, process design, process implementation, organizational change and timing for impacted processes across all work teams
  • Effectively assess existing functions and processes, drive efficiencies through improvements, and use knowledge and experience to develop innovative automated solutions
  • Test and analyze financial information and transactions to ensure data integrity and appropriate treatment
  • Work collaboratively with peers to manage resources and improve overall service delivered to internal and external client groups
  • Act as a liaison between core IT and Finance to address system implementations, enhancements, troubleshoot production issues and generally help Finance staff use technology tools more efficiently and effectively
  • Maintain knowledge, familiarity, and documentation of business processes to enhance and promote sound internal control practices
  • Undertake and manage special projects and other reporting needs as required

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • B.S. or B.A. in accounting required
  • CPA
  • 5-7 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Consolidation accounting or financial reporting experience
  • Experience with enterprise level general ledger and reporting systems (PeopleSoft and Hyperion Financial Management experience a must have) 
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • Solid understanding of the financial consolidation process and reporting
  • Produces clear, accurate, and well-organized documentation to support work performed
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, have a sound work ethic and be comfortable working in a fast paced, demanding environment
  • Effective problem-solving skills with ability to think creatively –identify, analyze and propose solutions to various issues
  • Self-motivated with thoughtful execution skills and able to work unsupervised.
  • Successful candidate will be able to manage own time, prioritize to meet tight deadlines and know when to escalate.
  • Outstanding communication skills, proven ability to work as an effective team player and ability to collaborate across functions and businesses 
  • Ability to work on data from various sources and manage multiple projects at a time
  • Ability to maintain positive, professional demeanor in the midst of deadlines, competing priorities and other challenges
  • Experience with HFM or comparable reporting system
  • Accounting degree required; CPA/Public accounting experience preferred
  • Consolidation accounting or financial reporting experience