MasterCard Finance Leader, Accounting in Purchase, New York
Who is MasterCard?
We are the global technology company behind the worlds fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.
Finance Leader, Accounting
Performs various financial reporting requirements and responsibilities, including preparing financial statements and related disclosures for SEC/statutory/other periodic filings, technical accounting research, and complex legal entity transaction accounting.
Preparation and review of various quarterly and annual financial statements (10-Qs/10-Ks, statutory financial statements, etc.), Earnings Releases, and Audit Committee materials, not limited to the following: Cash Flows, AOCI/Equity and EPS.
Drafting footnotes and other disclosures related to new and/or complex transactions
Effective technical accounting U.S. GAAP research for new, complex, or unusual transactions and analysis to determine the impact on the Company and assist with implementation (both external and intercompany transactions).
Preparation and review of monthly consolidated flash / pacing reports and Senior Management reporting packages
Preparation and review of financial statement analytics and monthly actuals to forecast analysis
Trusted advisor for Regions/Business units, Technical Accounting, Tax, Treasury, Legal, FP&A, and Investor Relations teams & ability to provide effective and timely guidance independently, as needed
Identify and drive process improvement initiatives, including leveraging system capabilities
Create/improve Company accounting policies and procedure documentation
Maintains a strong external control environment.
All About You:
Education & Licenses:
BS in Accounting required
Skills/ Experience Preferred:
Strong background in SEC reporting is required including experience with SEC registrants
Big 4 accounting background preferred
Advanced knowledge of US GAAP pronouncements and SEC rules/regulations.
Strong organizational and project management skills, and attention to detail is required
Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills
Strong Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-42134