Senior Financial Reporting Analyst

Employer
Intelsat Corporation
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Function
Analyst, Finance
Hours
Full Time
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled No. Vacancies: 1.0 FLSA: Department: 13016.Operations Accounting and Financial Reporting Location: McLean, VA Travel %: None Education: Four-year college degree Experience: At least 3 years of experience required Equivalency: Equivalent combination of education & experience not considered Does this position have direct reports: No Join an innovative team that is responsible for transforming the customer experience by creating and bringing to market new products and services based upon globalized connectivity without boundaries. We reach beyond the traditional satellite industry and the broader communications landscape. As part of the Intelsat vision, we will define new products with the performance, features, and flexibility required to open new profitable markets, drive new revenue streams and ensure the most reliable and secure communications globally. To accomplish our goal, we are looking for bold thinkers to fill this role and continue our legacy of innovation for decades to come. Assist in preparing the company's monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations. Interface with Accounting Operations to extract data and reports from Hyperion reporting system and Oracle general ledger system to prepare monthly financial reports, and monthly/quarterly financial statements for inclusion in various internal filings, SEC filings and Credit Agreement Reporting requirements. Interface with financial planning and budgeting to help analyze actual vs. budget operating results for inclusion in the above reports. Assist in preparing quarterly and year end audit schedules and analyses for the external auditors. This position will also provide support in connection with the preparation and provide audit support for various separate legal entities' financial statements and play a key role in the company's testing and documentation efforts under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act 404. You must have the following knowledge, skills and abilities to be considered for this role: This position requires ITAR/EAR access; all candidates must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents. Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited university. At least three (3) years of relevant experience including external reporting; with a minimum of one (1) year of experience in accounting, financial reporting or accounting operations experience. Proficiency in Microsoft office suite with advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Strong working knowledge of US GAAP. Effective English language written and oral communication skills. Sarbanes-Oxley 404 testing knowledge. The following knowledge, skills and abilities are considered preferable: Working knowledge of Oracle and Hyperion. Strong working knowledge of SEC disclosure requirements. CPA certification. Experience working for a publicly traded company. Public accounting experience. Job Details: Prepare and/or assist in preparing the following reports: Preparation of quarterly and annual SEC Filings; Monthly financial statements, including preparation of cash flow statements; Monthly financial statement schedules; Quarterly Reports for reporting entities under the Credit Agreements; Perform and review of company-wide Sarbanes-Oxley 404 testing; Other supporting schedules and analysis for SEC filings and other various filings; Prepare and/or assist with the coordination of statutory audits as assigned. Special projects and analysis, as required. Remain knowledgeable and trained on both Oracle and Hyperion systems and reporting capabilities. Assist in implementing more automated preparation of financial statements in Hyperion Financial Management ("HFM"). Assist with other various reporting tasks, including analysis, process improvements. Coordinate with Investor Relations and Legal to tie out and provide support for press releases and earnings releases. This position requires ITAR access; all candidates must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents. These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job. Company description: Intelsat is the largest provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. We enable providers of media, telecom and government services to deliver information and entertainment to people at home, in the office or on the move. On a day-to-day basis, Intelsat supplies video, data and voice connectivity in approximately 200 countries and territories for approximately 1,800 customers, many of which Intelsat has had relationships with for over 30 years. Some of the world's leading media and communications companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers and government/military organizations hallmark Intelsat's customer base. Customers access capacity through extensive service offerings, which include transponder services, hybrid managed services combining satellite capacity and terrestrial facilities, and channel services.