The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to:
Manage and provide accurate and timely closing of the books and records.
Assist in management of month-end closing process, ensuring a timely and accurate completion.
Provide oversight of accounts reconciliation process.
Review general ledger accounts to identify significant variance activity.
Manage and provide oversight to the Operational Payments Management Department, which includes Merchant Settlement, Trade Accounts Payable, and Partner Billing personnel.
Maintain proper control over all functional areas within Operational Payment Management, including segregation of duties, and appropriate backup and coverage
Provide information and assistance to the Company’s internal and external auditors.
Oversee daily accounting duties including journal entry creation, approval and posting.
Streamline the accounting processes and procedures to increase productivity and accuracy.
Develop and enforce the policies and procedures to mitigate financial risk and enhance the control environment.
Stay current with Company initiatives in order to ensure compliance with appropriate accounting treatment.
Participate in special projects impacting the accounting area
Respond to requests for financial information from internal and external customers.
Assist and lead special projects
Represent the accounting department on new initiatives.
Identify areas of reporting risk to the Company.
Assist in integration of accounting of new acquisitions in a controlled, compliant and efficient manner as applicable.
Demonstrate leadership behavior by effectively performing four core people management functions:
Building Bench Strength/Succession Planning
Bachelor’s Degree required
8+ Years of accounting experience
Strong technical accounting skills
Unquestioned integrity and honesty
Strong organizational skills
Prior management experience
Ability to effectively communicate
Strong team building skills
Must pass a successful background investigation
Experience managing an Accounts Payable department preferred