Lead Financial Reporting Analyst

GE Power - Wilmington, NC

Role Summary:
The Lead Financial Reporting Analyst is a dynamic role that plays a critical part on the controllership team. This role is responsible for all aspects and ownership of respective international legal entity including accurate financial reporting and analysis of the legal entity.

Essential Responsibilities:As the Lead Financial Reporting Analyst you will:
Lead accountant and subject matter expert for respective international legal entity/entities
Accounting and reporting of all aspects of trial balance (i.e. Cash, Accts Receivable, IBS, Accts Payable, Payroll, Travel and Living, Pension, etc …)
Quarterly record to report and financial close functions
Statutory reporting and analysis for respective countries and local governments STG, STT and STAT reporting for local govts
Complete the invoice processing, payment processing, AP accounting, AP issue resolution
Prepare analysis and explanations behind variations in expenditure, revenue accounts and balance sheet accounts
Prepare and review journal entries ensuring compliance with Local accounting procedures and US GAAP
Ownership and coordination while providing support to project managers for assigned legal entity
Analyze and correct variances between the subledgers and related GL accounts for fixed assets
Assist the team in working with KPMG and Corporate Audit Staff in providing audit schedules and to resolve any financial reporting issues identified during the audit
Maintenance of Oracle ERP projects as related to fixed assets
Simplification liaison for the controllership team and drive process and issue resolution and push for simplification
Prepare and review balance sheet analysis as needed to support business reviews
Prepare journal entries ensuring compliance with GE accounting procedures and US GAAP
Complete Account Reconciliations as a member of the controllership team
Record consolidation journal entries during the monthly closing process
Provide solutions to accounting and financial questions from business unit or operating location personnel by researching, analyzing and interpreting data
Develop and provide training, as necessary
Participate in key strategic initiatives and assist with other ad hoc projects
Account Reconciliation administrator for the business as needed
Willingness to contribute, however possible, to ensure overall effectiveness of position
Collaborate with various levels of business and corporate financial personnel on accounting and disclosure matters
Work with Information Technology/Digital team to test enhancements made to financial processes

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 3 additional years of experience in Accounting or Finance roles

Desired Characteristics:
CPA license preferred
Oracle ERP experience
Tableau Reporting experience
Advanced in Microsoft Excel
5+ years of operational accounting
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others and drive change while working across all levels, functions and regions
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Energetic, enthusiastic, self-starter
Ability to work in a matrix organization and ability to react to emerging priorities
Excellent interpersonal, written / verbal communication, and leadership skills
Strong organizational skills – ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Willingness to be proactive
Proficient in PowerPoint
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About Us:
Based in Wilmington, N.C., GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is a world-leading provider of advanced reactors and nuclear services. Established in 2007, GEH is a global nuclear alliance created by GE and Hitachi to serve the global nuclear industry. The alliance offers customers around the world the technological leadership required to effectively enhance reactor performance, power output and safety.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Additional Locations:
United States;North Carolina;Wilmington;