NBC Universal Director, Accounting Research & Policy in New York, New York

Job Number 41014BR

Job Title Director, Accounting Research & Policy

Business Segment Staff

Sub-Business Corporate Finance

Posting Category Finance

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Country United States

State New York

City New York



Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting and/or Finance

  • CPA required

  • Minimum of 7+ years of work experience in a big four accounting firm or significant accounting policy setting organization or corporate accounting experience

Fine Print for Eligibility

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of IFRS and key differences between US GAAP and IFRS

  • MBA is a plus

  • High degree of technical proficiency required

  • Experience with performing complex accounting research and technical activities

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Able to interact with various levels of finance personnel and be able to explain complex accounting in succinct manner; a good listener

  • Superior project management skills. An ability to multitask and work on several projects, ensure processes are followed and deadlines are met

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, problem-solving and project management skills


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