Sr. Accountant - Remote, US
Lumen     Phoenix, AZ 85067
 Posted 10 days    

**About Lumen**

Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

**The Role**

Responsible for a portion of the Company’s Facilities Costs (Netex Accounting and Reporting) including but not limited to:

+ Month end close process, variance analysis, and financial reporting

+ Manage and reconcile large data sets (“Big Data”)

+ Accurate and timely accounting for Netex Accounting

+ Liaison with various internal (AMO, FP&A, Margin Assurance) and external (APAC, EMEA, LATAM regions) customers on problem resolution and process improvements

+ Monthly journal entries and account reconciliations.

+ Ad hoc analysis and research as needed

**The Main Responsibilities**

+ Deep dive into processes to ensure efficiency and financial statement accuracy

+ Monthly and quarterly accounting entries and reconciliations

+ Monthly and quarterly variances analysis and other reporting

+ Partner with FP&A, AMO, Product Finance, Revenue, GL, IT/KM, Margin Management, AP and Netex Invoice Processing/ Dispute teams, to analyze and report results

+ Maintain internal control integrity and related SOX documentation and compliance

+ Develop presentations for management and stakeholders regarding financial results

+ Monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance

+ Document all procedures

**What We Look For in a Candidate**


+ 5+ years of accounting and financial reporting experience

+ Bachelors or Masters in Accounting

+ Must have the ability to interact with various other groups and levels within the company

+ Must have the ability to deal with large volumes of data and be savvy with various data systems and reporting tool

+ 2-4 years of experience working with large public company ($1B+ in revenue)

+ Excellent verbal and written skills

+ Advanced/Expert Excel skills (Pivots, Vlookups, Sumifs, VB a +)

+ Advanced/Expert SQL, Access, Hyperion Essbase, or similar database tools

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office


+ CPA license preferred

+ SAP experience preferred

+ Telecommunications industry preferred


**What to Expect Next**

Requisition #: 331801

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