Senior Accountant

  • Full Time, Permanent
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  • Mastercard posted 3 months ago
  • Posted : December 14, 2020 -Accepting applications
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Detail

  • Gender No Preferences
  • Job Role Accounts Executive/ Accountant/ Accounts Manager
  • Career Level Qualified Professional - Experienced
  • Functional Area Accounts,Finance,Tax,Audit
  • Experience

  • Qualifications

  • Graduation Any Graduation
  • Post Graduation CA
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  • Company Details

  • Company Name Mastercard
  • Company Details
    As a technology company in the global payments business, we operate the world’s fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. Mastercard’s products and solutions make everyday commerce activities – such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances – easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone.

Job Description

Senior Accountant, Cash

Overview

• Responsible for financial accounting, financial reporting and operating activities – specializing in Treasury accounting activities

• Treasury accounting activities will include settlement and cash

• Leadership activities include oversite of our team processing cash and settlement activities and making recommendations to senior management

• Process activities include oversight and controlling the accounting and business processes; ensure the accuracy and timely completion of all activities.

Role

• Performs complex cash accounting activities (e.g., sub-ledger accounting [SLA] and high level financial statements) in accordance with accounting principles and standards to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations, laws and reporting requirements

• Responsible for analysing and exercising judgment on financial performance and complex issues related to order to cash

• Independently determines complexity of issues, escalates and makes recommendations to leadership

• Assess and implement process improvements

• Supports SOX compliance and assisting with control improvements

• Supports the business partner relationship and applies a client-service mentality towards all deliverables

• Supports relationship with external and internal auditors

• Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of accounting principles, financial statements and financial reporting requirements and consistently delivers accurate work on a timely basis

• Produce and review internal and external reports with a moderate level of complexity to ensure compliance

All About You

Education/Certification:

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance

• Chartered accountant – Preferred

Knowledge/Experience/Skills:

• Experience reviewing and analyzing work for appropriate accounting treatment

• Experience performing basic issue resolution; gains exposure to the resolution of complex issues

• Strong bias on executing controls and assessing their effectiveness, makes recommendations to improve upon areas of concern

• Proactively builds relationships with business partners

• Knowledge of US GAAP and current accounting concepts

• Strong verbal and written communication skills

• Results orientated with an ability to work under pressure and have a structured approach to deliverables

• Robust understanding of MS Excel and financial/ERP systems, preferably direct experience with Oracle

• Progressive accounting experience preferably in a large, global environment

• Prior experience in supporting business process transitions and process improvements projects

• Capable of working within a changing environment with excellent analytical, planning and organization skills

• Focused on achieving key outputs, with a sense of urgency and in a professional manner

• Able to adjust to changing processes and systems – should be agile to adapt e.g. changing accounting system will change established work procedures

Required skills