Panasonic – Staff Accountant
Every moment of every day, people all over the world turn to Panasonic to make their lives simpler, more enjoyable, more productive and more secure. Since our founding almost a century ago, we’ve been committed to improving peoples’ lives and making the world a better place–one customer, one business, one innovative leap at a time. Come join our journey. This candidate will be located in The Colony, Texas.
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What You’ll Get to Do:
Performs varied work assignments with limited supervision. Conducts moderately complex accounting activities. Brings inconsistencies and problems to the attention of management.
- Financial Data Management
- Prepare journal entries.
- Process inter-company / divisional transactions
- Verify validity of monthly allocations.
- Review and approve coding of operating expenses.
- Examine channel partner payment adjustments and post audit claims.
- Prepare accruals and other adjusting entries.
- Reconcile sub-ledger to general ledger account balances.
- Process invoice in the 3-way match system.
- Process payment run per invoices due.
- Maintain accurate account and data reconciliation including supporting sub-ledgers, journals, and other financial documentation within a cost-efficient operation.
Controls and Compliance:
- Ensures full compliance with MEI and PNA policies, internal controls, and Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
- Insures protection of company assets in all areas through front line knowledge and experience.
- Conduct initial internal control evaluations.
- Investigate, resolve or report to the accounting manager any inconsistencies or improprieties.
- Review and interpret accounting policies and procedures.
- Identify and research account discrepancies.
- Verify inter-company assessments.
- Define and post reclass entries as needed.
- Review general ledger accounts and correct journal entries.
- Perform accounting analysis, such as, but not limited to: Balance sheet accounts, Expense and salary accruals, Department expense analysis, Prepaid and insurance, Employee relocations, travel advances, etc.
- Assist in performing monthly balance sheet, income statement and changes in financial position/budget variance analysis.
- Prepare cash flow forecast and other ad-hoc requests.
Budgeting and Reporting:
- Prepare financial reports and related statements, charts, tables and other exhibits.
- Assist in budget / forecast preparation.
What You’ll Bring:
Education & Experience:
- Applies advanced knowledge normally acquired by obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or concentration in Accounting required. Generally, has a minimum of 2 years cumulative accounting experience.
- Major Strengths: Learning, Thinking and Passion→Results
- Other Key Strengths: revenue recognition, accruals, reserves, liabilities, Fixed Asset Transactions, Advanced Excel Skills
What We Offer:
- Competitive compensation package
- Comprehensive benefits
- Pet Insurance
- Paid Parental Care Leave
- Employee Referral Program
- Educational Assistance
- Flexible Work Program
- Volunteer time Off
- Casual Dress Code
- Total Well Being Program
Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.