This Senior Accountant position plays a critical role as part of an elite team building scalable, best-in-class core accounting and reporting routines from scratch, while doing so in an international environment and with a highly-recognized household, name-brand company. Having recently separated from Intel, McAfee is standing up an entirely new accounting team. The primary function of this role is to develop processes that can be repeated on a monthly basis related to new policies that have been adopted at McAfee. This role will evolve over time, leveraging our international shared services function as much as possible, as well as coordinating related efforts across other domestic and international constituents. We are seeking an innovative problem-solver with a strong mind for efficiency, technology, and controls. Working for a fast-moving, private-equity owned company, the successful candidate should be prepared to grow, learn, evolve quickly, and to conquer new challenges daily.
This role reports to the Senior Accounting Manager responsible for global close, consolidations, and reporting, based in Plano, Texas
Job Duties include:
- Developing a process to track and record entries related to the cloud based products as well as capture costs within R&D that should be treated as COGS
- Provide support to team members with various accounting tasks required for month end close
- Designs the future through leadership to identify areas of improvement in policies, procedures and operating methods.
- Drive to implement solutions that address specific issues or provide improved efficiencies
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
3-5 years of Accounting experience
Self-motivated, deadline-driven, ability to work autonomously with little oversight
Excellent Excel experience including Vlookups and Pivot Tables
ERP experience preference towards SAP
Ability to prioritize task and meet strict reporting deadlines
Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to build and maintain internal / external relationships.
Senior Accountant that will provide support needed within the Close and Reporting team in Plano