Sr Accountant, Network Expense- Broomfield, CO or Monroe, LA

Company Name: CenturyLink

Location: BROOMFIELD, CO, US - 80021

Job Duration: 2022-01-14 to 2022-02-13


About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

As a Lumen Sr Accountant, you will provide timely and accurate accounting for assigned Network Expense. This role ensures that all Netex expenses are recorded monthly and to accurately maintain all accounts on the respective balance sheets through reconciliation to the general ledger. Month over month, quarter over quarter and year over year variance analysis will be important part of monthly duties.  Liaison with various internal (FP&A, AMO, AP, Tax) business partners on problem resolution and process improvements.

The Main Responsibilities

  • Accurate and timely accounting for specific Netex Accounting areas including OC&C and Volume Credits
  • Monthly and quarterly accounting entries and reconciliations in OneStream
  • Monthly and quarterly variances analysis and other reporting
  • Work with FP&A, AMO, AP, and Tax to analyze and report results for specific Netex Accounting areas listed above
  • Maintain internal control integrity and related SOX documentation and compliance
  • Develop presentations for management and stakeholders regarding financial results
  • Monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance
  • Documentation of all procedures

What We Look For in a Candidate

  • 3-5 years of accounting and financial reporting experience
  • Bachelors or Masters in Accounting
  • Must have the ability to interact with various other groups and levels within the company
  • Must have the ability to deal with large volumes of data and be savvy with various data systems and reporting tools
  • 2-4 years of experience working with large public company ($1B+ in revenue)
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Advanced/Expert Excel skills (Pivots, Vlookups, Sumifs)
  • Advanced/Expert Hyperion Essbase, OBIEE, and OneStream
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Requisition #: 276591

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