Introduction As an accounting analyst at IBM you'll be a key player in all aspects of strategic payments planning. You will make significan...
As an accounting analyst at IBM you'll be a key player in all aspects of strategic payments planning. You will make significant contributions to high-profile operational initiatives as the business continues to grow globally.
Your Role and Responsibilities
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IBM Accounting is responsible to accurately prepare and report the company's financial performance using Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (U.S. GAAP). As an IBM Accounting Analyst, you will be expected to operate as a trusted business advisor and as such you will provide meaningful analysis of financial data, evaluate and advise on complex technical accounting issues, and ensure high standards of control over financial reporting. You will have vast opportunities to develop accounting expertise, financial acumen and leadership skills.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
* Proficient computer skills, such as spreadsheet data management (Microsoft excel), document preparation and powerpoint presentations, and database management
* Effective written and oral communication skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
* BS/BA in Accounting (major concentration of study)
* Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and data management (e.g. Access, SQL, QMF, etc.)
* Successful completion of IBM Co-op/Internship