Senior Accountant - External Reporting

DXC Technology
Mclean, VA
Jul 12, 2018
Jul 16, 2018
Full Time
Job Description: DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally. For more information, visitwww. dxc. technology. Summary Assists in and/or prepares, analyses, reviews, verifies and reconciles various records, financial reports and statements. Prepares standard and specialized financial reports (i. e., account reconciliations, balance sheets, income statements, pro formas, etc.) and performs moderately complex financial analyses to summarize current and projected company financial position. Essential Job Functions Prepares and posts journal entries for company accounts ensuring information is accurate and up to date. Reconciles balance sheet and income statement accounts to general ledger; researches discrepancies and determines appropriate course of action. Develops spreadsheets for account analysis and journal entries in order to keep records organized and standardized. Participates in special projects such as accounting software updates in order to provide expertise. Educates internal clients on accounting principles when necessary. May conduct studies and submits recommendations for improving the organization's accounting operation to management. Assists in and/or installs, modifies, documents, and assists in coordinating implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures. Provides work guidance for less experienced personnel. Basic Qualifications Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience Bachelor's degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related field preferred Two or more years of accounting or finance experience Experience working with generally accepted accounting principles and accounting software CPA or on track to acquire Public Accounting experience is preferred Experience working for a publically traded company. Other Qualifications Personal computer and business solutions software skills Good interpersonal skills Good communication skills for communicating with support personnel and management Good analytical and problem solving skills Planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work Leadership skills to provide assistance to less experienced personnel Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Why work with us? Life at DXC means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology. When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution. Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationships. We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential.