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Yahoo!, Inc.

Director, Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting

Yahoo!, Inc. - Omaha, NE

Director, Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting','1743647','United States of America-Nebraska-Omaha','','!*!Director, Technical Accounting and Financial ReportingOmaha, NEA little about Oath:Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50 media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.Our mission:Build brands consumers loveBuild platforms customers loveBuild a company talent lovesResponsibilities:The Director, Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting is a part of the Global Controllership team and reports to the Controller. This role will have high visibility with executive level management. The position will advise our Global Accounting and Finance teams relating to the application of US GAAP. The ideal candidate would have significant exposure to US GAAP requirements.  This role requires the candidate to have exceptional technical accounting skills and to be experienced in strategic and analytical thinking with a firm emphasis on attention to detail.   Review proposed contracts and agreements and complex accounting issues, researching and offering various alternative and ultimate conclusions related to technical accounting matters.Oversee the technical accounting team and ensure accurate and timely financial reporting on a monthly basis.Help business partners make informed business decisions while maintaining accounting compliance.Work with diverse and cross functional teams, domestically and internationally.Participate as a leader in the migration and implementation efforts for compliance with new accounting standards.Utilize strong technical accounting skills in compliance with US GAAP standards.Monitor new accounting pronouncements and assess impact on Yahoo’s financial statements.Provide finance consultation to Senior Executives within area of expertise.Internal reporting and any SEC reporting needs required by Corporate, internal controls, merger and acquisitions, analysis associated with other specific transactions and coordination with the auditors.Minimum Qualifications:BA/BS degree in Accounting and CPA required, advanced degree preferred.Big 4 public accounting or large regional firm is required.12 years of relevant Accounting experience, including at least 6 in public accountingStrong technical accounting expertise and practical experience with US GAAP.Proven track record with multitasking in a fast paced and dynamic environment.Must be detail oriented and have strong verbal and written communication skills.Experience building relationships and working directly with senior executives.Critical thinker who can foresee potential obstacles and consider alternative approaches.Ability to thrive under tight deadlines and high-pressure situationsThe candidate should be well versed in the ability to research technical accounting matters and prepare well written memorandums and presentations articulating these matters.It is critical that the candidate has excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills and brings a hands-on style and the ability to prioritize and deliver results in a fast moving company with a wide variety of strategic initiatives.','','Director, Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting

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Director, Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting Yahoo!, Inc. - Omaha, NE, United States

   

Location: Omaha, NE

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Yahoo is focused on making the world's daily habits inspiring and entertaining - whether you're searching the web, emailing friends, sharing photos with family, or simply checking the weather, sports scores or stock quotes.