22 days old

Accounting Lead

San Antonio, TX 78284
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions underpinned by the worlds largest delivery network Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Accounting Lead Expectations

Support all or part of the end-to-end financial processes, applying deep process expertise toward the development, maintenance and continuous improvement of processes, for large Health client. Support the finance organization's standard tools, processes, and reporting. Support the designing and driving of the clients strategic finance programs and projects. Direct communications, executive and non-executive promotions, annual processes, policy, program management, training, tools and capability delivery. Advise and support Finance Leadership in day to day operations of the respective finance organization, Area and Geography. Integrate finance customers into our standard solutions and services by creating communications, training, and job aids to assist in change management activities.

Key Responsibilities

Your role includes some or all of the following key responsibilities. You should review these in conjunction with career level guidelines to gain a clear understanding of the expectations for your role.
Lead regional support with Industry Expertise to be the Clients first point of contact for best practices, Operational support, driving process improvement and escalations, to ensure the success of offshore Finance Operations.
Manage efforts with offshore leads to continuously improve and optimize finance processes and procedures to enable organizational priorities and to optimize internal services and overall operating cost base
Maintain and develop finance policies, procedures, and internal controls which are related to their process
Sponsor & drive implementation of best practices for tools and processes, provide on-going content, feedback and prioritization input for future scope, requirements and releases
Oversee the resolution of functional inquiries raised by internal customers and/or finance process excellence team
Provide feedback on content and prioritization for future scope, requirements and release of the applications which are used to support financial processes
Participate in projects or initiatives which improve the financial processes or the applications used to support them
Ensure effective utilization of the standard processes and systems by end users and minimize requests for enhancements
Assist in quality management reviews to ensure all business and design requirements are met
Create, review and monitor business case and other performance metrics reports, as required
Coordinate with internal controls to ensure that finance processes and procedures support the achievement of Accenture internal control objectives
Support corporate citizenship requirements (align to policies on the subject of anti-corruption, business continuity, sustainability, diversity and client data protection)

Basic Qualifications
Bachelors degree in finance or accounting
Minimum four years of experience in Finance or Accounting
Minimum three years managing stakeholders (internal/external)
Preferred Qualifications
CPA, CMA and/or relevant Graduate Degree preferred
Healthcare or not-for-profit experience, or equivalent position specific experience (e.g., grants, foundations, corporate accounting, treasury)
Solid knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and accounting and analysis experience
Healthcare finance operations and project coordination experience desired
Possess an in-depth knowledge of standard accounting procedures including journal entries, month end closings and account reconciliations
Proficient in use of computers, including intermediate to advanced Excel, basic Word, Outlook and Access skills
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired. If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.


Posted: 2020-09-02 Expires: 2020-10-21

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