CenturyLink Senior Accountant in Monroe, Louisiana

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Description

We have an immediate opening for a Senior Accountant, Consolidation Accounting to assist in the preparation of the monthly consolidated financial statements, variance analysis, analytical reviews and assistance with information needed for filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the monthly consolidation process.

  • Assist in the maintenance of the BPC consolidation module.

  • Assist in the preparation of schedules and documentation for certain data and information included in the annual report, 10-K, 10-Q and other SEC filings.

  • Assist in the analysis of consolidated financials and the preparation of variance explanations.

  • Assist in preparation and review of bondholder reports and separate company audit requirements.

  • Research and coordinate the implementation of accounting and reporting standards.

  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements, footnotes, and other required disclosures for all quarterly and annual SEC reporting.

  • Assist internal, external and SOX auditors by answering questions, explaining processes and providing necessary documentation.

  • Assist Manager and/or Director in special projects.

  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Maintain up-to-date process documentation and procedures for all tasks.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting.

  • 4-6 years accounting/financial reporting experience.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written. A

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Knowledge of financial reporting requirements.

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines imposed by monthly, quarterly and annual closing cycles.

  • Ability to complete tasks with minimal supervision.

  • Goal and detail oriented.

  • Ability to work overtime as necessary.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of all of CenturyLink's systems that support the ledger closing process.

  • Consolidation of SEC reporting experience.

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield; US-Louisiana-Monroe

Requisition # : 205865

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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Disclaimer

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