Sr Accountant / Consultant in Little Rock, AR at Windstream

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    4001 North Rodney Parham Road
    Little Rock, AR
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:18001583
  • Assist in preparation of periodic reports (Forms 10-Q, 10-K, 8-K) including drafting Management’s Discussion & Analysis, financial statements and footnote disclosure sections, closely working with business owners and other accounting groups to understand and explain changes in revenues, expenses and cash flows and reviewing supporting documentation for completeness and accuracy
  • Assist in preparation of annual 401k audited financial statements and filing of Form 11-K
  • Assist in preparation of annual pension plan audited financial statements
  • Assist in preparation and filing of registration statements (Forms S-3, S-4, S-8) including preparing pro forma financial information and other various filings
  • Update and review XBRL tagging for appropriateness and consistency with current taxonomy
  • Assist in preparation and tie-out of Investor Relations materials
  • Assist in preparation and tie-out of annual proxy statement
  • Assist in coordination of the internal and external financial audit processes
  • Complete accounting research projects as assigned

Job Requirements

  • CPA required
  • Strong understanding of accounting theory
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP and ability to research and resolve accounting-related issues
  • Strong analytical and auditing skills, with the ability to research complex business transactions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an internal customer service focus
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external auditors
  • Proactive and ability to work effectively with limited supervision
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and other Microsoft Office applications
  • Prior external reporting experience is a plus
  • Experience with Workiva is a plus
  • Public accounting experience is a plus

Minimum Requirements:

College degree in Accounting and/or Finance and 3-5 years professional level experience with 1+ years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 7+ years professional level related experience with 1+ years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related experience required.


EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.


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