South Portland, ME
Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance•
5 - 7 years
Posted 46 days ago
WEX Inc. is a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management and fleet card payment solutions.
We hire people who share our passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in the industry.
If you are looking for a growing career – come be part of WEX today!
WEX is seeking a self-driven and analytical savvy professional to join their Corporate Accounting team, located in South Portland, Maine. As a Senior Team Lead, you will have the opportunity to supervise a team of professionals, streamline accounting processes and contribute to moving our business forward!
The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to:
Manage and provide accurate and timely closing of the books and records.
Assist with the management of month-end closing process, ensuring a timely and accurate completion.
Review general ledger accounts to identify significant variance activity.
Manage the development, implementation, and/or maintenance of one or more accounting process including general ledger entries, reconciliations and reporting in accordance with GAAP policies and procedures.
Streamline the accounting processes and procedures to increase productivity and accuracy.
Enforce the policies and procedures to mitigate financial risk and enhance the control environment.
Provide information to the Company’s external auditors.
Stay current with Company initiatives in order to ensure compliance with appropriate accounting treatment.
Respond to requests for financial information from internal and external customers.
Identify areas of reporting risk to the Company.
Assist in the integration of accounting of new acquisitions in a controlled, compliant and efficient manner as applicable.
Balance sheet forecasting enhancements.
Optimization of new technology investments and accounting processes.
Demonstrate leadership behavior by effectively performing four core people management functions:
Building Bench Strength/Succession Planning
Bachelor’s Degree required
5-8 Years of accounting experience
Strong technical accounting skills
Unquestioned integrity and honesty
Strong organizational skills
Prior leadership experience
Ability to effectively communicate
Strong team building skills
Must pass a successful background investigation
At WEX, we reward innovation, hard work and excellence.
· 401(k) Plan
· Adoption Assistance
· Bonus Plan
· Dental Insurance
· Dependent Life Insurance
· Employee Assistance Program
· Employee Referral Award Program
· Expedition - WEX’s Sabbatical Program
· Extended Parental Leave
· Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent)
· Health Insurance
· Life Insurance/AD&D
· On Site Fitness Facility in South Portland location
· Pet Insurance
· Paid Time Off(PTO)
· Short- and Long-Term Disability Programs
· Tuition Reimbursement