Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA at Voya

Date Posted: 7/29/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Powers Ferry Road Northeast
    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

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Profile Summary:

Performs complex accounting and reporting functions requiring minimal direction.  Utilizes industry specific accounting and reporting principles and techniques, advanced computer skills and a profound understanding of the business unit’s products, work flows and administrative systems.

Profile Description:

  • Verifies accuracy of journal entries, account balances  and accounting classifications 
  • Follow up on accounting/system issues that affect accounts to ensure proper reporting of financial data
  • Assist and train other accountants in research of issues that require advanced accounting or system knowledge
  • Analyze statistics and make recommendations for improvements to work flow and systems
  • May prepare and/or review various financial statements and footnotes
  • Develop and maintain accounting specifications for system enhancements
  • Develop and maintain financial reporting and tracking tools
  • Works with both internal and external business partners and/or auditors to ensure proper reporting of financial data  
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent combination of education and work experience required
  • 5+ years accounting experience in public accounting or the financial services industry preferred
  • CPA designation preferred
  • Advanced Excel Skills (Pivot Tables, V-Lookups, H-Lookups)
  • Experience with PeopleSoft
  • Experience with Blackline a plus

Critical Skills
At Voya, we have identified the following critical skills which are key to success in our culture: 

  • Customer Focused: Passionate drive to delight our customers and offer unique solutions that deliver on their expectations.
  • Critical Thinking: Thoughtful process of analyzing data and problem solving data to reach a well-reasoned solution.
  • Team Mentality: Partnering effectively to drive our culture and execute on our common goals. 
  • Business Acumen: Appreciation and understanding of the financial services industry in order to make sound business decisions. 
  • Learning Agility: Openness to new ways of thinking and acquiring new skills to retain a competitive advantage.

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