The Accounting Associate under the direction of the General Accounting Manager will perform accounting activities with a high-degree of accuracy, confidentiality, and capacity for complex detail. The assignments will require a thorough knowledge of accounting and experience, including completing account reconciliations, processing and reviewing journal entries, and compiling schedules that support period-end financial statements and account balances.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting with advanced education preferred, CPA required
Six or more years of experience in accounting field, preferably with exposure to international accounting
Experience with multi-entity and complex legal structures
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as strong oral and written communication skills
Exceptional work ethic, results oriented, strong organizational and time management skills and ability to multi-task
Possesses the necessary agility to work successfully in a complex and fast paced environment; requiring the flexibility to accomplish tasks with minimally established processes and minimal supervision
Experience managing the competition of projects or high-level initiatives preferred
Strong attention to detail
A creative thinker capable of initiating process improvements and developing the accounting function
Advanced Excel skills including experience with Pivot tables, VLOOKUP, and complex functions
Experience with Dynamics 365 a plus
Financial Statements: Compile and prepare statements for audit and tax/regulatory agencies including US and international. Working with external teams while overseeing various areas of the month end close process by ensuring the accuracy and compliance with US GAAP while adhering to tight deadlines.
Process Improvement: Perform continual assessment and evaluation of current processes to gain efficiencies.
Financial Analysis: Prepare reports, graphs, and charts of financial data. Support continuous improvement of current processes and deliverables. Conduct root cause and executive reporting and analysis. Perform trend analysis.
Relationship Building: Garner the trust and confidence of the other team members by demonstrating critical thinking abilities, and in-depth understanding of the business, and a fervent customer service ethos
Adhoc: Interface with other departments, business unit representatives, and external tax and audit teams to provide information and accurately answer all requests in a timely and professional manner Assist with special projects as needed.
About TPG Global, LLC
Founded in San Francisco in 1992, TPG has a long history of investing in change, growth, and innovation through a platform that spans a wide range of asset classes. TPG has investment and operational teams around the world and a thematic, sector-based approach focused on consumer and retail; financial services; healthcare; Industrials and business services; internet, digital media, and communications; natural resources and energy; real estate; and technology. For more information, please visit www.tpg.com.