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Senior Accountant – Captive Manager

Senior Accountant – Captive Manager

Position Description: Manage a portfolio of complex captive insurance companies. Coordinate all captive operations, which primarily consists of accounting & financial statement preparation, regulatory and corporate compliance on behalf of captive owners. Communication with senior captive owners, service providers and regulators. Utilize and delegate to Account Administrators and Coordinators. • Responsibilities include being the clients’ primary contact, preparation of financial statements; ensuring captives are in compliance with all regulatory requirements which includes various filings for each client accurately and with specified deadlines; • Responsible for the day-to-day client and service provider communications for all matters relating to captive business operations and insurance programs. This position must liaison with a number of professionals, including domicile regulators, auditors, actuaries, tax advisors, bankers and legal advisors. • Perform special requests for clients, which may include task such as business plan changes, preparing financial projections/ budgets or analyzing new contracts. While the position is linked to the Olathe office of AIG, the successful candidate will spend 3-4 days a week working at a client’s site in Kansas City and will be part of a wider team of captive management professionals based in Vermont, Bermuda and Ireland. Position Requirements: • Required a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting • Minimum of five years relevant experience in insurance accounting environment • Must be articulate and personable as there will be direct dealings with clients including attendance and presentations at meetings • Proactive, highly motivated and able to demonstrate the ability to work productively and with personal initiative under minimum supervision • Excellent time management skills with ability to work with tight reporting deadlines and be responsive and flexible to client needs and changes in reporting requirements
Kansas City
Senior Accountant – Captive Manager

Senior Accountant – Captive Manager

Position Description: Manage a portfolio of complex captive insurance companies. Coordinate all captive operations, which primarily consists of accounting & financial statement preparation, regulatory and corporate compliance on behalf of captive owners. Communication with senior captive owners, service providers and regulators. Utilize and delegate to Account Administrators and Coordinators. • Responsibilities include being the clients’ primary contact, preparation of financial statements; ensuring captives are in compliance with all regulatory requirements which includes various filings for each client accurately and with specified deadlines; • Responsible for the day-to-day client and service provider communications for all matters relating to captive business operations and insurance programs. This position must liaison with a number of professionals, including domicile regulators, auditors, actuaries, tax advisors, bankers and legal advisors. • Perform special requests for clients, which may include task such as business plan changes, preparing financial projections/ budgets or analyzing new contracts. While the position is linked to the Olathe office of AIG, the successful candidate will spend 3-4 days a week working at a client’s site in Kansas City and will be part of a wider team of captive management professionals based in Vermont, Bermuda and Ireland. Position Requirements: • Required a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting • Minimum of five years relevant experience in insurance accounting environment • Must be articulate and personable as there will be direct dealings with clients including attendance and presentations at meetings • Proactive, highly motivated and able to demonstrate the ability to work productively and with personal initiative under minimum supervision • Excellent time management skills with ability to work with tight reporting deadlines and be responsive and flexible to client needs and changes in reporting requirements About Us: American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Join our Talent Network at www.aig.com/talentnetwork. Additional information about AIG can be found at www.aig.com and www.aig.com/strategyupdate | YouTube: www.youtube.com/aig | Twitter: @AIGinsurance | LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/aig. These references with additional information about AIG have been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such websites are not incorporated by reference into this press release.
Kansas City
Senior Accountant - Goods

Senior Accountant - Goods

As a global leader in local commerce, Groupon sees a wide range of unique and emerging tax issues. We are looking for a Tax Analyst to join our tax team to help Groupon face these issues head on. The successful candidate will become an integral player in Groupon’s Tax Department, with the role offering numerous opportunities to build processes necessary for tax reporting, compliance, and planning. You will have access to some of the top experts in the field as we complete each project. And, you get to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment where no two days are the same. Responsibilities may include: - Prepare calculations related to federal and state tax returns - Assist in the tax provision process, both for US GAAP and statutory accounting purposes. - Participate in tax examinations and audits - Maintain the team’s tax documentation - Researchand conclude onthe tax implications of business transactions undertaken by Groupon - Prepare written memorandums to document/support audit activity and research conclusions - Assist with miscellaneous tax reporting activities, including state franchise registrations, and forms 1099-K - Prepare tax models - Use OneSource and all of the other wonderful toys we have. Requirements: - Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting - CPA certification preferred, MST a plus - 1+ years of public accounting, consulting, or equivalentcorporateexperience a plus - Strong computer skills, including Excel and hopefully tax compliance software - Strong organization, analytical, and inter-personal skills
Chicago
Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Position Description: What we need: The Senior Accountant is primarily responsible for supporting Advisor Group’s Accounting function, which broadly encompasses financial reporting and analysis, monthly close process, strong understanding of US GAAP, and maintaining controls over financial reporting. In this capacity, he/she will play a leading role in various accounting efforts within the group while developing and managing relationships with key leaders / stakeholders within various business units. What you will do: • Prepares monthly business unit reporting that evaluates actual results as compared to budget • Integral in the month-end close process • Reviews and/or prepares monthly journal entries • Researches accounting policies/regulatory rules around new products and/or business initiatives • Assesses the accounting impact of various business initiatives through detailed understanding of revenue and cost drivers • Assists in the company’s forecasting, budgeting, and long-term planning processes (weekly flashes, monthly reporting, annual planning / budgeting) • Monitors performance of various business units (including variance analyses) • Maintains and improves the controls around financial reporting • Assists with implementation of new tools and systems • Helps to improve current accounting processes through process improvement and/or automation • Develops and maintains excellent relationships with colleagues across business units / departments to foster an effective cross functional working environment and collaborative spirit • Mentor junior team members Position Requirements: What you need to have: • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in accounting, CPA a plus • Minimum of 3 – 6 years’ experience in public accounting and/or private industry • Prior financial services industry experience preferred (wealth management, investment management, broker-dealer, insurance, banking, specialty finance) • Solid knowledge of financial statements and accounting principles required • Strong attention to detail • Expert proficiency in the use of business applications, particularly Excel • Experience with general ledger applications (Workday Financials preferred) • Highly motivated with demonstrated experience managing multiple projects in a fast paced, deadline-oriented work environment • Self-starter who will anticipate challenges and work proactively to resolve issues • Comfortable working within an entrepreneurial, “roll-up your sleeves” environment • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Team player with a customer service mentality About Advisor Group Advisor Group is among the largest networks of independent broker-dealers in the United States. The four broker-dealers that comprise Advisor Group – FSC Securities Corporation, Royal Alliance Associates, SagePoint Financial, and Woodbury Financial Services – foster the spirit of entrepreneurship and independence that is exemplified by our nearly 6,000 affiliated advisors. Our structure allows us to invest significant resources across our broker-dealer network — resources that any single firm would have difficulty duplicating. The result? Our advisors enjoy access to state-of-the-art technologies, personalized service, and broad-based operational support. The advisors we serve enjoy the best of both worlds – big-firm resources with a small-firm feel. Our strengths, combined with the collective strengths of our advisors, provide powerful momentum to meet our industry’s next generation of challenges and opportunities. About Us: American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Join our Talent Network at www.aig.com/talentnetwork. Additional information about AIG can be found at www.aig.com and www.aig.com/strategyupdate | YouTube: www.youtube.com/aig | Twitter: @AIGinsurance | LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/aig. These references with additional information about AIG have been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such websites are
Phoenix
Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Position Description: Responsibilities. Financial Reinsurance Treaties (AGL / AGC Life, Hanover Re , New Internal reinsurance transaction) Prepare quarterly settlements Review and approve monthly cash and accrual transactions for significant treaties Work with Treasury to settle cash for the related treaties on a monthly basis; Maintain large spreadsheets utilized to account for the treaties; Provide annual reports to the reinsurers in compliance with the treaty; Analyze the results and work with Actuarial and others to address issues raised; Address issues raised by auditors and examiners. Oversight Function in a manner similar to a Public Accounting senior by providing oversight for financial reporting activities. Review and approve journal vouchers and balance sheet account certifications; Zero-base business processes, recommend, and implement continuous improvements; Problem-solve in activities involving financial reporting issues that arise in the normal course of business; Review and approve the certification of balance sheet accounts on a quarterly basis. GAAP Reporting. Provide monthly/quarterly variance analysis for reinsurance premiums and claims; Prepare and review audit schedules for the quarterly and annual PWC audits; Comply with regulatory requirements. Statutory Reporting. Provide quarterly variance analysis for reinsurance premiums and claims; Assist with Annual Schedule S Prepare and review audit schedules for the annual PWC audit. Ad hoc projects related to financial reinsurance Position Requirements: The Ideal Candidate Should Have Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; Five or more years of accounting experience including financial reporting; 3. Strong math aptitude and excellent analytical, problem solving and verbal / written communication skills; 4. Excellent technical skills including Excel and, Access; Mainframe experience is a plus; 5. Intensity and high energy are required traits; attention to details, organization, and high level of accuracy are required skills; 6. Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with internal and external customers; 7. Prior Statutory and GAAP financial reporting experience and CPA designation are preferred. About Us: American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Join our Talent Network at www.aig.com/talentnetwork. Additional information about AIG can be found at www.aig.com and www.aig.com/strategyupdate | YouTube: www.youtube.com/aig | Twitter: @AIGinsurance | LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/aig. These references with additional information about AIG have been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such websites are not incorporated by reference into this press release.
Houston
Cost Accountant (Factory Finance)

Cost Accountant (Factory Finance)

Nestlé Confections & Snacks produces a number of America’s well known candy brands.  Classics such as NESTLÉ® CRUNCH®, NESTLÉ® BUTTERFINGER® and NESTLÉ® BABYRUTH® deliver a sweet treat anytime. The one-and-only Wonka serves up wildly, wonderful, whimsical candy surprises. New! NESTLÉ® SKINNY COW™ CANDY, NESTLÉ RAISINETS® and NESTLÉ GOOBERS® are better-for-you snacks. And for those looking for less sugar in their diet Sugar Free NIPS® provide a rich, smooth, flavorful taste that is second to none. These delicious pleasure foods play a role in a healthy lifestyle when eaten in moderation, with a balanced diet, and enjoyed with regular physical activity. Nearly 2,000 proud employees make up Nestlé USA’s Confections & Snacks Division with factories in Itasca, IL; Franklin Park, IL; Bloomington, IL; and Burlington, WI. We are currently seeking a Cost Accountant in our Burlington factory! POSITION SUMMARY: Co-pilot (lead) within the Factory Leadership Team (vision, organization, practices, initiatives/projects) on a day to day basis for assigned Local Committee. Provide financial leadership by supplying plant and corporate management accurate and timely financial data, as well as analysis and recommended actions to identify and correct inefficient operations resulting in lower operating costs.  Ensure sound costing in adherence to financial legal requirements and NAS.  Ensure compliance of factory with Nestle regulations and best practices through leading the compliance network in the factory. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Challenge assumptions in seeking cost improvements in factory. Seek for and support cost improvement opportunities, be an active contributor to improvement projects and initiatives validate and review proposed savings.  Utilize NCE and Lean tools to improve processes and results. 2. Partner with Engineering to manage costs and monitor capitalization.  Research capitalization discrepancies and delays.  Ensure budget integrity.  Perform fixed asset cycle counts. 3. Compile reporting of actuals (including organizing and overseeing timeliness and accuracy of period-end close, and promoting ownership of data at source); and develop dynamic forecasts for the factory; ensure transparency of this process; follow up  and monitoring of progress to close gaps, ensuring Nestle financial policies, Accounting Standards and Costing Standards are followed. 4. Participate in business planning; prepare and coordinate the factory budget with factory management; Perform revisions or simulations if needed.  Work with team members to develop new product costing in accordance with costing standards. 5. Work with factory compliance network and technical group compliance network to roll out best practices to team in area of Compliance.  Ensure groups are completing health checks in factory as required.  Track monthly GFI score. Conduct internal audits to assess audit readiness.  Track compliance on open audit follow ups and ensure closure.  Work with other factories to roll out periodic peer audits and focus on corporate audit trend results.
Burlington
Tax Accounting Senior Manager

Tax Accounting Senior Manager

OverviewThis role is part of the team responsible for tax accounting, including the global provision, and reports to the Tax Accounting Director. Technical skills, team collaboration and attention to detail will be integral to the role. Responsibilities include1. Core role - assist in completing the global ASC 740 tax provision process, from planning and forecasting through to calculations, recording, analysis and reporting. 2. Process improvement - identify opportunities to improve the tax accounting processes and delivery schedule, and work with cross-functional teams to implement changes. 3. Controls - Ensure that the group's tax accounting processes, documentation and related systems are in compliance with Sarbanes Oxley internal control requirements.4. Advisory - Assist in tax planning and advisory opportunities, such as evaluating the impact to the firm from new accounting standards, or advising the tax accounting treatment for new business initiatives.5. Team development - provide training and support to international tax and accounting teams. Work/Life Effectiveness:Travel Required: Minimal/None Extended Hours/Weekends: Frequently necessary to meet project deadlines or during process cycles WLB/WLE Flexibility: Business requirements for this job generally allow for flexible work arrangements e.g. WFH, flex time.... Qualifications The successful candidate will have a positive, team-focused approach and demonstrated strengths in communication and technical skills. Specific requirements include: 1. At least 10 years of relevant experience focused on tax accounting, most likely gained from a large public accounting firm or in-house experience with an MNC2. A bachelor's degree or higher in a business discipline such as accounting or finance is required and a CPA is preferred3. Substantial knowledge of and experience with the preparation and review of US GAAP income tax provisions including ASC 740, accounting for uncertain tax positions, and accounting for the tax impacts of share-based compensation 4. Strong analytical thinking and writing skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment5. Experience with OneSource Tax Provision or similar tax accounting software is a plus, as is successful experience of automating processes Inside this Business Group As members of the Finance team, employees act as full partners in making and supporting business decisions that are aimed at maximizing shareholder value. Intel Finance has a strong focus on facilitating change and improvement both within finance and in the operations supported. Posting Statement. Intel prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status. Position of Trust. This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Talent Consultant.
Santa Clara
Cost Accountant (Factory Finance)

Cost Accountant (Factory Finance)

Nestlé Confections & Snacks produces a number of America’s well known candy brands.  Classics such as NESTLÉ® CRUNCH®, NESTLÉ® BUTTERFINGER® and NESTLÉ® BABYRUTH® deliver a sweet treat anytime. The one-and-only Wonka serves up wildly, wonderful, whimsical candy surprises. New! NESTLÉ® SKINNY COW™ CANDY, NESTLÉ RAISINETS®and NESTLÉ GOOBERS® are better-for-you snacks. And for those looking for less sugar in their diet Sugar Free NIPS® provide a rich, smooth, flavorful taste that is second to none. These delicious pleasure foods play a role in a healthy lifestyle when eaten in moderation, with a balanced diet, and enjoyed with regular physical activity. Nearly 2,000 proud employees make up Nestlé USA’s Confections & Snacks Division with factories in Itasca, IL; Franklin Park, IL; Bloomington, IL; and Burlington, WI. We are currently seeking a Cost Accountant for our Franklin Park factory! POSITION SUMMARY: Co-pilot (lead) within the Factory Leadership Team (vision, organization, practices, initiatives/projects) on a day to day basis for assigned Local Committee. Provide financial leadership by supplying plant and corporate management accurate and timely financial data, as well as analysis and recommended actions to identify and correct inefficient operations resulting in lower operating costs.  Ensure sound costing in adherence to financial legal requirements and NAS.  Ensure compliance of factory with Nestle regulations and best practices through leading the compliance network in the factory. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: -Challenge assumptions in seeking cost improvements in factory. Seek for and support cost improvement opportunities, be an active contributor to improvement projects and initiatives validate and review proposed savings.  Utilize NCE and Lean tools to improve processes and results. -Partner with Engineering to manage costs and monitor capitalization.  Research capitalization discrepancies and delays.  Ensure budget integrity.  Perform fixed asset cycle counts. -Compile reporting of actuals (including organizing and overseeing timeliness and accuracy of period-end close, and promoting ownership of data at source); and develop dynamic forecasts for the factory; ensure transparency of this process; follow up  and monitoring of progress to close gaps, ensuring Nestle financial policies, Accounting Standards and Costing Standards are followed. -Participate in business planning; prepare and coordinate the factory budget with factory management; Perform revisions or simulations if needed.  Work with team members to develop new product costing in accordance with costing standards. -Work with factory compliance network and technical group compliance network to roll out best practices to team in area of Compliance.  Ensure groups are completing health checks in factory as required.  Track monthly GFI score. Conduct internal audits to assess audit readiness.  Track compliance on open audit follow ups and ensure closure.  Work with other factories to roll out periodic peer audits and focus on corporate audit trend results.
Franklin Park
Senior Manager, International Tax

Senior Manager, International Tax

Groupon is looking for a tenacious, self-starting Senior Financial Analyst to support the North America Groupon Local business. The role will partner closely with the VP of your verticals, with a primary focus in two areas: controllership (safeguarding the company’s assets) and business support (using data and analytics to improve profitability and expand revenue growth). Job Duties: - Business partnering: working hand-in-hand to build scalable solutions to complex problems, rooted in data and analytics. Examples include optimization of inventory health, deal pricing and order economics - Creating and managing forecasting models for the weekly, monthly and annual planning processes - Manage the monthly accounting close review process, ensuring all entries are booked timely and accurately, and producing variance analysis vs. prior forecasts - Complete P&L ownership from top line revenue growth down through SG&A and operating income. Headcount planning and budgeting for a 150+ person organization - Assist in vendor negotiations and contract reviews, ensuring market best terms are secured - Leading and prioritizing cost reduction efforts through data centric financial analysis, engaging with cross functional teams to share best practices (marketing, accounting, operations, etc.) - Frequent and direct interaction with VP, SVP, CEO, etc., for both tactical and strategic projects Qualifications: - Bachelor’s Degree and at least 4+ years of experience in Accounting or Finance, experience with corporate reporting function preferred - Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel (macros, pivots, lookups), Access, SQL and/or VBA - Ability to translate complex analytical data into an easily-understandable format - Ability to learn quickly and thrive in a rapidly-growing company - Highly analytical and detail-oriented - Strong backbone with an ability to effectively articulate and communicate analysis and influence business partner’s decisions - Results-oriented, highly energetic, dynamic individual with hands-on mentality - Proven ability to think outside the box and develop new ideas and creative solutions to problems - Comfortable with a fast-paced, always-on, start-up environment
Chicago
International Tax Senior Analyst

International Tax Senior Analyst

Senior Tax Analyst to join Intel's US International Tax Team and assist with the reporting of all international activities & disclosures. This position will be responsible for researching tax issues, preparing and reviewing workpapers, gathering support for our US Federal income tax return and income tax accounting. Job responsibilities include: Prepare the US federal income tax returns Form 5471, 8865, 8858, 926, 1118, disclosures & elections statements Calculate Earnings and Profits, Subpart F inclusions, Section 78 Gross up amounts, tax pools, tax basis, and all other foreign tax credit related issues. Prepare Entity Classification Election Form 8832, US Residency certificates, and foreign application for income tax convention Collect and true-up foreign income tax returns filed by foreign subsidiaries and branches, as well as collect and review withholding tax receipts in support of the foreign tax credits Prepare the quarterly tax estimates, cash flows, and income inclusions Assist in reviewing quarterly foreign tax provisions Assist in process improvements and coordinate with Tax Technology team to facilitate streamlining and automation of recurring calculations. Qualifications Bachelor's degree Accounting, Business or Finance preferred. CPA and/or MST required. Minimum 6+ years of corporate tax experience in a public accounting firm and/or corporate tax department. Experience with international income tax compliance. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to analyze and model data, strong attention to details, and work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines. Should be proficient with MS Excel, MS Word, and knowledge of SAP, Corptax income tax software are a plus. Ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Inside this Business Group As members of the Finance team, employees act as full partners in making and supporting business decisions that are aimed at maximizing shareholder value. Intel Finance has a strong focus on facilitating change and improvement both within finance and in the operations supported. Posting Statement. Intel prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status. Position of Trust. This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Talent Consultant.
Santa Clara
Senior Tax Analyst

Senior Tax Analyst

Description   Prepares tax returns, related schedules and reports. Develops and maintains tax documents supporting income and property tax compliance functions. Assists with tax audits and other tax related projects. Develops internal relationships within the organization to increase efficiency and effectiveness of corporate tax function. • Responsible for compliance issues for assigned states: Preparation of annual income/franchise tax returns Preparation of annual extensions and quarterly estimated tax payments Develop and document supporting schedules and workpapers Researches and analyzes potential tax saving strategies or tax exposure items Misc. correspondence and tax research projects Audit support • Assist with federal consolidated income tax return: Prepare assigned book/tax differences for all legal entities Prepare assigned forms and return sections Assist with federal extension and quarterly estimated payments Develop and document supporting schedules and workpapers Monitors controls on tax information • Assist with property tax compliance: Preparation of annual property tax renditions/returns Analyze and reconcile general ledger property tax accrual accounts Work with outside consultants to provide appeal support Review/research property tax bills before payment • Assist with tax fixed asset accounting: Monthly close including upload of fixed asset additions in tax fixed asset software Prepare annual property apportionment schedules Maintain tax fixed asset software Prepare annual income tax forms 4562 and 4626 with supporting documentation Maintain supporting documentation according to retention guidelines Qualifications   Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field Minimum of 4 years of experience in corporate tax Experience with consolidated tax returns Experience with IRS and state taxing authorities Strong analytical and accounting skills necessary Strong communication skills essential Software requirements: Thomson OneSource tax software including compliance, calendar and research modules Microsoft Office ERP accounting software Benefits: Working for a leading FTSE 50 global information services company is just one of the rewards of joining Experian. Our benefits package is designed to reward contribution and loyalty and to attract the kind of talented individuals who have their pick of employers. That is why we offer a highly competitive package which comprises: Competitive base salary Aggressive bonus plan Core benefits including: full medical, dental, vision, matching 401K and the opportunity to work with a global leader Experian is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. Total revenue for the year ended March 31, 2015 was $4.8 billion. Experian employs approximately 17,000 people in over 40 countries. Experian is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Anyone needing accommodation to complete the interview process should notify the talent acquisition partner. The word "Experian" is a registered trademark in the EU and other countries and is owned by Experian Ltd. and/or its associated companies. IND-CORP
Costa Mesa
Senior Accountant - Freight Operations

Senior Accountant - Freight Operations

UberFreight is a team of the sharpest minds in technology who are driven to rethink transportation – not just improve it. At the heart of UberFreight’s vision is the belief that technology is the key to creating a more viable, efficient, and above all, safer, transportation future. We are looking for candidates with infectious enthusiasm that love to tackle hard problems. Passionate about high-growth startups and have very strong accounting skills?  Are you a proven team player, strategic thinker and executor?  If you answered yes to the above questions let’s talk! RESPONSIBILITIES:Perform financial statement analyses and document meaningful explanations for fluctuations to assist management with business decisionsPrepare journal entries, maintain and reconcile ledger accountsDevelop and implement process improvements, document desktop procedures and processes to achieve efficienciesProactively pursue business issues that impact the general ledger and evaluate the situation for acceptable solutions. Propose resolution to management and other affected areas/departmentsAssist in communication with international entities and consolidationsSupport external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibilitySpearhead accurate and timely reporting during the month-end close processSupport management in completing special projects, ad-hoc reporting and analysis requests, and other tasks as assignedAssist in preparation of monthly and quarterly financial statements REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance5+ years professional experience, with 2+ years relevant month-end close experienceTeam player, have ability to work independently and willingness to take on challengesAbility to interact with all departments and levels throughout our organizationExcellent time management skills, ability to prioritize and multitaskExperience with Oracle R12 or another large scale ERP is preferredCPA preferred PERKS/BENEFITS (US):Sharp, motivated colleagues in a fun office environmentThe rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you builtCatered lunches, snack bar and team happy hoursCompetitive salary package including equity, paid company holidays and 401(k) planFull medical/dental/vision package to fit your needsUnlimited vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it
San Francisco
Tax Analyst

Tax Analyst

Groupon is seeking an International Tax Senior Manager to join our rapidly growing international tax function and be an integral part of the team. This role presents an opportunity to take on challenging projects that impact Groupon's worldwide effective tax rate and operations. In this role, you will be involved in complex cross border tax planning and compliance initiatives, local country and IRS controversy management, tackling complex business problems, and solving the complexities of the universe in a friendly, relaxed environment. Primary Responsibilities: • Support Groupon’s business initiatives with effective and efficient international tax planning • Support the business on tax impacts structuring alternatives associated with M&A transactions • Assist with IRS and local country controversy matters • Assist with transfer pricing matters • Manage tax analysts as needed • Determine the impact of alternative structures and transaction flows • Assist in ensuring global tax compliance • Coordinate US and international tax consequences of operations Required Qualifications: • Must have at least 8 years of progressive experience with international tax matters for publicly traded multinational companies with significant foreign operations or equivalent experience at “Big Four” accounting firms • Comprehensive understanding of US international tax rules (foreign tax credits, Subpart F, transfer pricing, etc.) • Strong research skills • Experience in international compliance (Forms 5471, 1118, etc.) • Strong interpersonal communication skills • A self starter who is execution focused • Bachelors degree in finance or accounting; CPA, Masters in Tax and/or JD/LLM in tax
Chicago
Property Accountant

Property Accountant

Scope of Responsibilities: • Prepare financial records and reports for a variety of transactions, which can include property sales, rentals, and leases. • Prepare reporting on development expenses, operational costs, and NOI. • Develop revenue and expenditure cycle reports, lease abstracts, cash basis income statements and other budget-related items as needed. • Provide investment analysis and planning regarding acquisitions and development; coordinating appraisals, asset evaluation, and capitalization activities. • Prepare monthly close, including accrual entries, and publication of financial reports including financial notes and a variance analysis versus budget. • Identify billing, A/R and A/P issues and resolve as appropriate. • Forecast cash flow and prepare a periodic funding analysis regarding development of communities. • Assist in the prepration of annual budgets with recommendations to the appropriate departments. • Review and approve vendor invoices and disbursement requests. • Prepare bank and investment account reconciliations for non-banking partner accounts. • Act as a financial liaison for managers. • Source for question and information for external auditors and tax return preparers. • Prepare bank and escrow reconciliations. • Analyze revenues and expenses to ensure proper classification. • Manage fixed assets and intangibles; determine what should be capitalized and the useful lives of fixed assets and intangibles. • Prepare annual CAM reconciliations. • Ability to act as primary Client contact for questions relating to Real Estate and tax issues. • Other duties as necessary or assigned for role. Specific Knowledge and Skills: • Technical knowledge of Real Estate transactions. • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing, with sophisticated Clients concerning real estate issues. • Strong and demonstrable customer service background, and interpersonal skills, able to relate to others. • Strong problem solving and research skills. • Team oriented individual with the ability to work independently. • Must be willing to adapt in a diversified team environment. • Ability to effectively prioritize work load. • Intermediate working knowledge of MicroSoft Office suite of products. • Excellent grasp of basic accounting theory and methods of accounting (accrual, cash and modified cash). • Strong organizational and prioritization skills. • Ability to follow established standard operating procedures and meet deadlines. • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), and their proper application within the property management and real estate industries. • Expertise with common technical accounting skills and accounting concepts, including but not limited to: Journal Entries, Balance Sheet Reconciliations, General Ledger Analysis, Accrual Basis, Cash Basis, Operating Expenditures, and Capital Expenditures. • Experience with property management software; Yardi experience preferred.
Denver
Accountant I

Accountant I

Position Description: AIG is seeking an Accountant I for its Warranty business in our Jeffersonville, IN office. The right individual will reconcile bank transactions to Internal Sales and payment reports for WP program and investigate and resolve differences. Responsibilities: Prepare receivables from consumers reporting to WP. Prepare commission report to WP. Prepare sales tax filings. Reconcile commission reporting and funds flow for WP to GL postings. Prepare JEs for WP program activity. Complete other projects as assigned. Position Requirements: B.A. / B.S. degree in Accounting and/or Finance is required. 1 or more years of accounting experience is preferred. Proficient in the use of MS Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access. Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills are essential. About Us: American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Join our Talent Network at www.aig.com/talentnetwork. Additional information about AIG can be found at www.aig.com and www.aig.com/strategyupdate | YouTube: www.youtube.com/aig | Twitter: @AIGinsurance | LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/aig. These references with additional information about AIG have been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such websites are not incorporated by reference into this press release.
Jeffersonville
Portfolio Accountant

Portfolio Accountant

Position Description: Position Summary: AIG Global Real Estate is seeking a portfolio accountant who will be primarily responsible for certain accounting, tax, and reporting and treasury aspects within the direct investment portfolio. This position requires someone who is motivated, interested in learning and very attentive to detail. The individual for this position should be comfortable working and contributing to a team environment, enjoy being in a dynamic environment and interfacing at various levels within and outside the organization. This position offers experience in many accounting, reporting and tax areas of responsibility within a line of business offering excellent growth opportunities. In addition to assisting management in special projects as assigned, the core responsibilities of this position include assisting with: Accounting responsibilities, including general ledger function, GAAP reporting, Federal Reserve Compliance, estimates and variance analysis. Involvement with accounting and reporting of property, investment, project, department and cost center reporting. Review and analysis of investment level financial reporting; including GAAP financial statements, cash flows, income tax reporting and other project specific reporting. Coordination of wire transfers, including preparing wires, obtaining approval signatures, sending confirmation of wires to Treasury and Accounting, reviewing wire support for completeness and accuracy. Proactively identifying and resolving accounting, reporting and tax issues. Participation with site visits to investment properties. Assistance with the development of accounting policies and procedures and internal control issues. Assistance with the annual budget process and variance reporting. Preparation of reporting to various AIG groups and to third parties. Position Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with major in Accounting highly preferred or Master’s degree in Accounting. Public Accounting experience (especially Big 4) highly preferred. CPA or working towards CPA credential a big plus. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. There will be heavy interaction with many parties in different cultures. The ability to communicate effectively is important. Excellent computer skills. Experience with accounting software preferred. Demonstrated leadership ability, capable of working independently, strong organizational skills and flexibility are important skills. About Us: American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Join our Talent Network at www.aig.com/talentnetwork. Additional information about AIG can be found at www.aig.com and www.aig.com/strategyupdate | YouTube: www.youtube.com/aig | Twitter: @AIGinsurance | LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/aig. These references with additional information about AIG have been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such websites are not incorporated by reference into this press release.
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