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Sr Accountant

Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Additional Locations: AZ-Phoenix
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Description:
POSITION SUMMARY
The creation, analysis and reporting of financial information on both a GAAP and regulatory basis used to support both management decision making and/or communication to internal and external stakeholders and/or regulatory constituents as well as the setting and maintaining of accounting and internal control related policies.

Fundamental Components:
-- Maintain systems and controls that verify the integrity and accuracy of all financial systems, processes, and data with the goal of enhancing the corporations value
-- Conduct all necessary analysis and research, prepare and assemble all required supporting documentation
-- Preparation of annual Form 990
-- Prepare regulatory reports adhering to all contractual reporting obligations
-- Prepare journal entries and supporting documentation for all affiliated entities
-- Preparation of Weekly Reporting to Management
-- Interface with auditors; assimilate and provide supporting documentation under the direction of Management
-- Prepare other ad-hoc reports as needed by Management
-- Prepare reconciliations for various accounts
-- Lead project meetings for multi department projects



BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:
Minimum Bachelors Degree in Accounting/Finance
4-6 years relevant experience
Advanced Excel experience required
Healthcare experience preferred
Great Plains experience preferred

EDUCATION
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES
Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis - GAAP reporting/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis - annual financial statement audits/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - P&L support/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Treasury services - bank reconciliations/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Audit - financial reporting/4-6 Years


REQUIRED SKILLS
Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/ADVANCED
Technology/Leveraging Technology/ADVANCED
General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED


DESIRED SKILLS
Finance/Profit and Quality Vigilance/ADVANCED
Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED
General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/FOUNDATION


ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
Incumbent needs the ability to perform detailed and disciplined work using standard methodologies in the analysis, development, evaluation, documentation, implementation, and support of accounting and business finance procedures. Incumbent must have advanced and meticulous organization and coordination, and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks. Incumbent must be able to write correspondence, perform detailed analysis, and develop supporting documentation for accounting transactions; present information effectively in one-on-one and small group settings to organization employees; and use advanced reasoning to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Incumbent must be able to design, implement, and manage appropriate action plans and meet deadlines as established by Management. Advanced skills in mathematical applications are necessary. Excellent communication skills are required. Incumbent must be able to successfully utilize Great Plans, Excel, and other Microsoft Office suite functions and common computer and office hardware. Advanced interpersonal skills, maturity, and good judgment are required.This position is required to work efficiently under significant time and deadline pressures. Incumbent spends at least 50% of daily responsibilities working both one-on-one and in teams with other personnel and executive management. Incumbent will have extended one-on-one contact with other employees in a quiet environment where hearing and listening is paramount. Our company offers many great benefits and opportunities to learn various Accounting and Finance functions within our department.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.





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Potential Telework Position:
No

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

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