Senior Accountant

WeWork is seeking an International Financial Reporting Senior to support the International Financial Reporting team and global controllers covering statutory reporting requirements across over 40 different international jurisdictions.The senior will balance multiple projects at once and partner with various operating groups and external service providers to ensure WeWork remains compliant with all global statutory financial reporting requirements in countries spanning Europe, Latin America and Asia.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive timely and accurate completion of statutory reporting requirements across a rapidly growing
  • number of international entities and closely monitor the status of each project
  • Support external service providers in compiling local GAAP financial statements and completing audits through preparation of financial schedules, information gathering, and data analysis
  • Assist with the review of statutory financial statements and the processing of working drafts
  • Liaise with the international reporting teams and support regionalization efforts
  • Evaluate statutory reporting requirements and leverage requirements to build out and execute logical project plans
  • Collaborate with various internal groups, including accounting, tax, legal, treasury and real estate
  • Coordinate with our internal IT department and external IT service providers to ensure appropriate reporting capabilities are incorporated into our ERP system to support international reporting requirements
  • Maintain statutory ledgers to track US GAAP vs. local GAAP/IFRS differences year over year
  • Other international reporting projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree; major in finance and/or accounting
  • 2+years of external audit, accounting, and/or financial reporting experience
  • Expertise in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience working with multi-national companies and global markets
  • High degree of organization and ability to manage multiple, competing projects and priorities simultaneously
  • Able to work comfortably under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Knowledge of Workday and IFRS reporting experience is a plus

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