Accountant

Date: Jun 1, 2016

Location: Mountain View / Foster City, CA, US

Organization: Visa Inc.

Job: Accounting

Job Number: 162295

Description

  • Responsible for the maintenance of the general ledger and ownership of the monthly and year-end close process for all 3 entities
  • Ensures accounting team's commitment to timely and accurate processing of accounting transactions in accordance with GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley and internal control
  • Prepare journal entries, analyze/reconcile GL accounts, calculate amortization schedules and track & update fixed assets
  • Prepare monthly consolidated Financial statements, reports and Financial Flux
  • Responsible for monthly COGS report, used for tracking and comparison of margin performance, analyze variance between expected revenue vs. actuals paid by advertisers/merchants for revenue recognition
  • Work with FP&A to help analyze and document balance sheet and income statement variances
  • Review monthly bank recons and analyze business operation spending
  • Assist in external audits including the year-end audit processes
  • Assist in providing financial data for all statutory filings
  • Proactively identify areas for improvement and streamline

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Accounting or Business Management required
  • CPA and/or public accounting experience preferred
  • A minimum of 4-5 years of accounting experience
  • Experience with consolidation is a must
  • In depth knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles
  • Proficiency in QuickBooks and Excel
  • Strong organizational, leadership, and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

About Visa

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind – making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa’s sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.

“Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.”

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