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Senior Accountant 

adzuna-us  |  United States  |  

United StatesW 6th St, NC, 28202
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Logistics done differently.

Do you have an analytical mind that’s focused on details and accuracy? Do you dream of building a rewarding career with a global company? Ranked as the 1 North American logistics company according to Transport Topics, XPO Logistics is among the most admired companies in the world according to Fortune Magazine.

As a Senior Financial Accountant, you will perform important accounting functions for our domestic and international operations.

Become a part of our dynamic team and we'll equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop your career to a level that will exceed your expectations.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day: Ensure accurate and timely compilation of accounting information, analysis and reporting in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and company policies and procedures Support month-end, quarter-end and year-end accounting closes for areas of functional responsibility Complete and/or oversee the monthly reconciliation of intercompany accounts; resolve outstanding balancing issues Accurately and efficiently maintain the general ledger accounts; analyze, understand and interpret trends and variances; explain fluxes Support the preparation and distribution of monthly accounting management reports and statistical analysis data based on areas within accounting, such as cash, accruals, accounts receivable, accounts payable, intercompany reconciliations, foreign exchange, etc.

What you need to succeed at XPO: At a minimum, you’ll need: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related major 3 years of accounting or financial reporting experience Strong math aptitude Solid ability to understand and analyze large amounts of data from multiple sources Proven ability to produce unambiguous, comprehensive and accurate interpretations from analyses It’d be great if you also have: Advanced degree in Accounting, Finance or Business 5 or more years of accounting or financial reporting experience, preferably with a Big 4 Accounting Firm Certified Public Accountant (CPA) 1 year of experience working in a medium to large, multinational company, preferably with Oracle and Hyperion Financial Management tools (HFM, Hyperion Essbase or other financial reporting/consolidation software) Be part of something big.

LI-FM1 XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world.

We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services.

Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.

They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.