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Walgreen Company

Senior Analyst - Financial Reporting

Walgreen Company - Deerfield, IL

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\u003Cstrong\u003EJob Summary\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cspan\u003EThe SEC Reporting team is part of the Walgreens Boots Alliance Global Controllership organization. The SEC reporting team coordinates efforts across all Walgreens Boots Alliance segments to draft, analyze, review and file the 10Q/K with a particular focus on footnotes. Key responsibilities include:\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/span\u003E\u003Cul dir=\ltr\\u003E
\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cspan\u003ECross functional collaboration with FP\u0026amp;A, Legal, Investor Relations, Communications, Treasury, Tax and Leadership\u003C/span\u003E\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cspan\u003EAssist in the generation, analysis, and review of Walgreens Boots Alliance's internal and external financial statements with a particular focus on financial footnote disclosures\u003C/span\u003E\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cspan\u003EPartnership with external auditors and internal controls on external financial filings \u003C/span\u003E\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cspan\u003EDevelop new processes or enhance current ones in order to support the goals of the Walgreens Boots Alliance Global Controllership organization\u003C/span\u003E\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EJob Responsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul dir=\ltr\\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EApplies principles of accounting to analyze complex financial information and prepare financial reports. Adheres to and communicates accounting and auditing policies and procedures.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EAnalyzes accounts, records, and reports. Investigates and resolves any accounting issues within area of responsibility. Maintains general ledger accounts. Monitors accounts payables and receivables.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EMay perform monthly accounting for the Company's equity method investments.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EPerforms period-end financial close responsibilities. Prepares data for financial statements, data for quarterly and annual regulatory filings using applicable systems. Duties may include preparing journal entries and coding invoices/vouchers.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EPerforms complex reconciliations for area supported and analyzes resulting variances. Proposes and prepares any adjusting entries necessary resulting from reconciliations.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EResearches complex questions and investigates variances on the financial statements. Communicates findings to management.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003ERecommends and reviews proposed process improvements. Explores the modification and implementation of changes in systems and procedures.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EPrepares complex reports in support of internal and external audits.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cbr\u003EWalgreens Boots Alliance is the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. Our purpose is to help people across the world lead healthier and happier lives.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EWalgreens Boots Alliance was created through the combination of Walgreens and Alliance Boots in December 2014. This transaction brought together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints, shared values and a heritage of trusted healthcare services through pharmaceutical wholesaling and community pharmacy care, dating back more than 100 years.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EWalgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination across the USA and Europe. Walgreens Boots Alliance and the companies in which it has equity method investments together have a presence in more than 25 countries and employ more than 400,000 people. The company is a global leader in pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing retail and, together with the companies in which it has equity method investments, has over 13,200 stores in 11 countries as well as one of the largest global pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution networks, with over 390 distribution centers delivering to more than 230,000 pharmacies, doctors, health centers and hospitals each year in more than 20 countries. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the world's largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and wellbeing products.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E
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\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EBasic Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/p\u003E
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\u003Cli\u003EBachelor's Degree and at least 3 years of experience in an analytical role in accounting, finance, business management or auditing OR a High School Diploma/GED and at least 6 years of experience in an analytical role in accounting, finance, business management or auditing.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EAt least 2 years of experience with applicable accounting regulations.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EExperience providing customer service to internal and external customers, including meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EExperience with analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EAdvanced level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using AVERAGE function, merging and centering cells, printing centered page and/or creating a pivot table).\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EWilling to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes.\u003C/li\u003E
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\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/p\u003E
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\u003Cli\u003EMaster's Degree in Accountancy or MBA.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003ECPA designation.\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EExperience with project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives).\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EIntermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).\u003C/li\u003E
\u003Cli\u003EIntermediate level skill in Microsoft Access (for example: designing and creating simple queries, modifying data types, adding dates, working with required fields and/or creating labels).\u003C/li\u003E
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23 days 9 hours ago

Walgreen Company


Senior Analyst - Financial Reporting Walgreen Company - Deerfield, IL, United States


Location: Deerfield, IL

Company Profile:
At Walgreens, we help people get, stay and live well. That’s our core purpose and the difference we make in people’s lives every day. Our purpose has shaped the direction of our company since Charles R. Walgreen Sr. founded his first drugstore in 1901, and it still does today. Our team members make that purpose come to life in our over 7,800 stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, in our call centers, distribution centers, on-site clinics, specialty pharmacies and corporate offices. In fact, those daily demonstrations of our purpose have helped Walgreens become an industry leader and a household name. Walgreens has something for everyone who wants to build a successful career. Here, you’ll find supportive co-workers, an innovative environment and the tools you need to grow your skills, help build healthy communities and advance your career.