QualificationsAccountingCommunication skillsAccounts receivableSAPSOXBachelor’s degree
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
5 years of experience in accounting, accounts receivable/ payables, treasury transactions, or related fields, within a global multi-location organization with an organizational structure.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Experience with driving technology advancements and customer experience improvements from ideation through implementation and measurement of results.
Experience with SAP.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
About the job
Google accountants are a savvy bunch who handle the core accounting responsibilities at Google. You know your accounting principles and the full accounting process end to end. You’ll advise on financial reports required by governmental regulations, and review, analyze, and interpret financial and budgetary reports. Every day is a new challenge, and you’re continually looking for ways to help our team become more efficient and effective. A team player at heart, you collaborate with our global team, advocate best practices and pitch in where needed. You move fast while keeping your attention to detail, and you tap into your problem-solving skills to support business objectives.
The Treasury and Cash Accounting team is responsible for ongoing consultation and accounting for all Treasury initiatives, including Cash, Investments, Borrowings, Foreign Exchange (FX), and Derivatives/Hedging. This includes technical accounting considerations, month-end and quarter-end close, internal controls, and internal and external (10Q/K) financial reporting for all Treasury areas.
The name Google came from “googol,” a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products. From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business.
Prepare global cash reconciliations and ensure policies are adhered, while working closely with teams across the organization to investigate and resolve cash reconciling items.
Prepare and post accurate journal entries for accruals and cash related activities in accordance with our internal policies and SOX framework.
Support and implement repeatable and sustainable cash accounting processes as a result of changing business requirements and operations.
Assist in developing timely, accurate, insightful, actionable reporting, and dashboards for managing cash reconciliation metrics, performance, and other ad-hoc projects as assigned.
Support the consolidated statement of cash flows process and determination of operating, investing, and financing activities.
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