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Senior Accountant, Corporate Retail Accounting

Cox Automotive
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *7000 Central Pkwy, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202101962
Cox Automotive is hiring a Senior Accountant who will serve as a key financial partner within Cox Automotive Accounting Center of Excellence by performing general accounting tasks on a daily/monthly basis, providing reconciliation and analysis assistance, delivering financial reports and performing accounting research. This position will be expected to gain a detailed understanding of accounting policies, P&L accounts, balance sheet accounts and some complex accounting topics. This position will sometimes be expected to review reports/results with Management.


* Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts according to prescribed frequency to ensure balances are properly supported.

* Performing accounting research and conduct variance analysis on financial results to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes impacting completeness and accuracy of the financial statements.

* Proactively identifies opportunities for improvement for all Accounting processes, engaging process design conversations and making recommendations

* Support the monthly financial close process by independently identifying and processing the necessary journal entries for assigned Solution Group or function with adherence to the month-end deadline.

* Perform general ledger activities such as journal entries for allocations, accruals, prepaid and expense account reclassifications.

* Partner with other departments to ensure all internal controls are adhered to and financial statements are fairly and accurately presented.

* Review, investigate, and correct errors and inconsistencies in financial entries.

* Ensure all accounting procedures, records, and reports conform to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

* Prepare Ad Hoc Analyses and complete projects for leadership, stakeholders, and customers as directed.

* Perform other duties as assigned by management.


* Bachelors degree in Business Administration (Finance or Accounting) OR an equivalent combination of education and work related experience

* 5+ years of Accounting/Finance experience

* Excellent knowledge of GAAP

* Analytical mindset with proven ability to exercise judgment, analyze data, prepare financial reports and present results to Management

* Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with proven ability to influence others without authority

* Proven ability to work autonomously and meet multiple deadlines

* Excellent proficiency with financial software tools, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Oracle, Hyperion and Blackline

* Proven ability to work with all levels in the organization

* Experience in the automobile, auction or software industry desirable

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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