Manager of Finance

American Express Global Business Travel - Phoenix, AZ3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $94,000 - $120,000 a year
EducationSkills
American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) offers its customers the tools, services, insights and expertise needed to keep their travelers informed, focused and productive while on the road. AEGBT provides leading travel solutions, integrated consulting services, proprietary research, and end-to-end meetings and events capabilities to companies of all sizes. These innovative offerings enable customers to optimize the return on their travel and meetings investments. American Express Global Business Travel is part of one of the world’s largest travel agency networks.

The Manager Finance will report to the Director Corporate Controllership & Americas Record to Report Lead responsible for all Controllership (accounting and reporting functions) related to the United States as well as supporting the record to report function for the Americas and GBT.

The Corporate Controllership & Record-to-Report (R2R) organization, operates under the following principles:

Ensuring monthly close activities get executed in a well-disciplined, consistent, timely and accurate manner
Serving as the interface between the regional/local finance teams and shared services (internal and external)
Driving and documenting consistent procedures across our general accounting activities and our use of the general ledger in accordance with our established corporate policies and standards
Coordination of external audit activities and statutory reporting

Job Responsibilities:
External and internal audit support
Balance Sheet review and account reconciliation
Internal Control reporting
Close management
Financial analysis, general analytics and accounting
Process improvements (operational and system)

Qualifications:
5-7 years of proven accounting and finance experience (Big 4 public accounting experience preferred)
Bachelor’s degree with concentration in accounting or finance; CPA and or MBA is preferred
Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Strong accounting and financial acumen with excellent communication skills
Experience coordinating audits
Experience utilizing accounting and finance software (NetSuite, Blackline)
Proficiency with Excel and other MS Office applications
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently from leader
The position will be based in the Scottsdale office at Kierland.

Location

United States>Arizona>Phoenix

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