Manager, Accounting-Supply Chain Accounting
Posted on Nov 11, 2018 by T-Mobile
Job Description: Manager, Accounting Supply Chain Accounting The Supply Chain Accounting Manager role is a leadership role specifically responsible for managing TMUS' device upgrade programs, forward and reverse logistics, and will report to the Senior Manager of Supply Chain Accounting. This position will manage individual contributor roles and oversee the monthly close process, various projects, business relationships and system integrations. This position will be responsible for developing and implementing process improvements and integrating various initiatives, as this is a growing and highly dynamic area of our business.The accounting operations teams are responsible for ensuring that the financial results of T-Mobile are accurately presented to T-Mobile leadership under both US GAAP and IFRS. There are a variety of teams within accounting operations, each responsible for diverse areas of accounting, allowing for a variety of opportunities for professional growth and development across the teams. The various teams are responsible for areas such as corporate accounting, accounting policies, supply chain accounting, equipment sales accounting, revenue accounting, financial services accounting, and fixed asset accounting.
Responsibilities: Use accounting concepts, wide-ranging experience, analytical skills and knowledge of industry to resolve issues in creative and effective ways and ensure that appropriate judgment is applied in developing accounting estimates.Ensure accounting records, monthly accounting close activities, and variance analysis are properly prepared, maintained and explained in a timely manner.Accountable for identifying and communicating risks and issues impacting financial area of responsibility.Establish structure and standards in order to ensure appropriate internal controls are in place and operating effectively.Manage departmental projects and process changes in order to improve efficiencies in work processes and to reduce work in low value activities.Exhibit a solid understanding of ERP systems including sub-modules, including the development, implementation and/or maintenance of one or more accounting systems.Deep understanding of the transactional flow through various systems to monitor and ensure accurate financial results.Participate in enterprise projects to ensure appropriate requirements are developed based on a solid understanding of the impacted systems and the transactional flow, and ensuring regression testing is performed.Responsible for creating operational process for the functionality delivered on enterprise projects, including assessing control environment and potential audit requirements.Responsible for driving department goals and vision forward within the team.Coach and develop business, system, process and accounting acumen, including awareness of team member's career goals and promoting development of team members.Develop, coach and lead a high caliber and diverse team of professional accountants.
Qualifications: Deep understanding of business drivers and their effect on financial results required.Strong team leadership and decision-making skills, coupled with being inquisitive and agile.Ability to develop goals and the process by which to meet goals based on provided objectives and disseminate to the team effectively.Proven professional with advanced understanding of accounting theory, current accounting issues, and accounting systems, with solid understanding of US GAAP and IFRS and internal controls.Effectively communicates with all levels of management and cross-functional teams.Ability to interact with peers and team members to gain cooperation amongst the teams to meet objectives.Ability to develop and conduct presentations of technical information related to projects or accounting issues.Strong organizational and time management skills and the ability to balance a large group of diverse projects simultaneously with excellent attention to detail.Ability to resolve complex problems positively and professionally.Education & Experience Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA preferred. Masters preferred.7+ years relevant accounting experience or 5+ years in public accounting, with at least 1 year of supervisory experience.Public accounting and/or supply chain and inventory industry accounting experience preferred.#LI-AE1Minimum Qualifications: Company Profile: As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile USA. Inc. provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile. For more information, please visit (please use the apply button below).
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