MasterCard Manager, Accounting in O'Fallon, Missouri
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.
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
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