MasterCard Manager, Accounting in O'Fallon, Missouri

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s 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.

Job Title

Manager, Accounting

Job Overview:

Manages all accounting, including revenue recognition, expense recording, and timely and accurate closes. Ensures the preparation of accurate, reliable, and timely reporting of financial statements and other financial data in accordance with applicable SEC, U.S., GAAP, statutory and regulatory requirements. Keeps abreast of changes to accounting requirements to ensure ongoing compliance. Develops and implements company wide accounting policies in conformance with GAAP and current accounting pronouncements. Prepares period-by-period analyses and explains significant account variances. Develops and implements cost-effective controls to promote data integrity and minimize risk. Monitors compliance with internal accounting policies and procedures and with all regulatory requirements

Major Accountabilities:

Support the monthly accounting close cycle

Provide accounting guidance and support to the regions and business units

Perform and/or review account reconciliations

Lead special projects, including researching, consulting and drafting technical memorandums on proposed and/or completed transactions and issues

Benefit or payroll accounting experience a plus

Manage a diverse team with varying levels of experience


Bachelor of science in Accounting or Business required

Knowledge / Experience:

Relevant related work experience-big 4 public accounting firm experience or similar technical accounting experience in large public company

Strong project management skills

Ability to collaborate with different individuals across the organization, and has the ability to influence, train, mentor and leverage the skills of others to achieve objectives

Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills with emphasis on building strong, longer-term relationships worldwide across varying geographies and functions

Self motivated with ability to meet project deliverables

Proficiency with researching accounting literature including FASB, SEC, AICPA, tax expertise a plus

Ability to judge urgency of requests to prioritize workload

Customer Service oriented


Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.€‹
Requisition ID: R-66304