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Controller, Americas

USA-Texas-Plano Office, Plano, Texas, United States of America Req #279
Thursday, August 8, 2019

Who We Are:


MediaKind is the new identity for Ericsson’s Media Solutions business. 

Backed by Ericsson’s pioneering heritage and strong foundations – all fueled by deep innovation, we have a single goal in mind: to enable our customers to create and deliver immersive media experiences that enrich life. 

We provide end-to-end video products for our customers, ranging from media platforms video decoding. Our 1600+ employees are based in 29 locations all over the world such as France, the UK, India, China, Israel, United States and more. We welcome pioneers and entrepreneurs who want to be heard. Your individual voice will be amplified; after all, we are media kind of people.


Job Summary: 

The Manager of Corporate Accounting will maintain the reconciliation and close manager tool. The position requires strong attention to detail, solid verbal and written communication skills, and excellent relationship building skills. This position requires significant interaction with a vast array of internal customers.


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintain the reconciliation and close manager system.
  • Maintain system to ensure new tasks are created and to work with management to achieve a faster close.
  • Ensure that all accounts for the organization are monitored and have been reconciled.
  • Assist in the maintenance, creation and monitoring of KPIs for the accounting areas to ensure a quality level of service to internal customers, providing regular reporting to CAO.
  • Assist in the maintenance and establishment of new processes and controls consistent with a quality controls environment and drive improvements in efficiency, timeliness and accuracy of financial information and processes ensuring ongoing compliance with SOX and with US GAAP.
  • Participate in cross-functional projects associated with accounting process or system changes.


FUNCTIONAL JOB COMPETENCIES:

  • Integrity & Trust: direct, truthful individual; keeps confidences; recognizes improvement opportunities; takes ownership.
  • Accuracy & Completeness: high attention to detail
  • Time Management : Uses time effectively and efficiently; concentrates efforts on the more important priorities; pursues assigned tasks to completion. Ability to thrive under the pressure of deadlines in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while maintaining a positive and professional demeanor.
  • Customer Focus: Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in processes and reporting; establishes and maintains positive and effective relationships with customers and co-workers to gains their trust and respect. Highly intelligent with a strong work ethic and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Written Communications: Able to write clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles
  • Flexibility: Able to work overtime as required, including weekends to meet business needs.

Education/Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred
  • 5-8 years of experience in accounting, finance or audit with advanced knowledge of GAAP and accounting practices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word

Our Story:


Technology is constantly advancing, becoming faster, smarter and more efficient – uniting billions of people all over the world and allowing us to consume more media with greater ease, every day.

We understand the power of media and how it is evolving. It runs in our DNA. It’s our passion.

With our pioneering heritage and strong foundations – all fueled by deep innovation, we have a single goal in mind: to enable our customers to create and deliver immersive media experiences.

We are uniquely positioned to help shape and lead the future of global media technology. Our award-winning technologies, established industry heritage and forward-thinking experts equip organizations with the end-to-end technology solutions needed to embrace media of all kinds.

We are opening the eyes of humankind, enabling people to be involved in inspiring stories, iconic moments, and world-changing events – on any screen. We are media technology innovators – imagining the unimaginable and driving the human entertainment experience forward for everyone, everywhere.

We are MediaKind


         Visit www.mediakind.com for more information


What MediaKind Offers:


Medical Plan

Dental Plan

Vision Plan

Life Insurance

Match 401K

Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off


Equal Employment Opportunities:


MediaKind embraces our employees’ differences to use our diversity in a positive and constructive way.

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetics.

MediaKind complies with applicable country, state and all local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location across the world in which the company has facilities. In addition, MediaKind supports the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the United Nations Global Compact. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training, and development.

 

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  • USA-Texas-Plano Office, Plano, Texas, United States of America