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Finance & Accounting
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Risk Solutions
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LNR007IZ Requisition #
Primary Accountabilities:
  • Supports month-end close process (for a single business unit or multiple business units as needed) by preparing and analyzing schedules, reports and posting journal entries and understanding the impact to the overall financial statements.
 
  • Analyzes trends and explains actual variances to prior periods and forecasts including researching and providing appropriate support for schedules, reports and entries by working with finance and business partners, examining source information, etc.
 
  • Reconciles and reviews balance sheet accounts including identification, resolution and communication of reconciling items as necessary.
 
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement environment by documenting internal processes, suggesting improvements to procedures and controls and generally challenging the status quo.
 
  • Assists with other accounting projects and research requests.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-4 years direct experience in accounting/financial analysis
  • Demonstrated proficiency to intermediate skills in Excel (pivot tables, lookups, formulas, etc.)
  • Proficient in other MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams, OneNote, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP and proficiency in relevant IFRS pronouncements
  • Solid analytical thinker including significant experience in accounting research, problem solving and issue resolution
  • Dedicated team player, highly motivated, eager to learn, increase knowledge, speed and bandwidth to improve self and the team
  • Takes ownership of and pride in duties and responsibilities including taking initiative to validate work by way of thorough self-review for accuracy and reasonableness ensuring a quality product the first time
  • Takes constructive feedback well by gaining an understanding of the feedback through open and honest discussion and taking deliberate action to improve  
  • Communicates early and often with direct manager and relevant team members
  • Unwavering commitment to meeting hard deadlines despite competing priorities and shifting expectations
  • Unwavering commitment to accuracy and consistency in individual and team results and work product
 

Knowledge/Skills Preferred but not required

  • PeopleSoft or other similar enterprise accounting software
  • Oracle, Smart View, Hyperion, Essbase, Blackline and other financial software applications

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.lexisnexisrisk.com. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com.

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