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Senior Accountant

DFW Airport, TX, United States
May 17, 2024


Job Description


Job Overview

Under general direction of the Financial Planning Manager, participates in the processing, maintenance, and reporting of the Board's financial information. Related responsibilities include professional level work in the area of governmental accounting, financial analysis, and reporting.  Exercises initiative, judgment, and discretion in the execution of responsibilities within the constraints of generally accepted accounting principles and Board policies and procedures. 

What you will be doing:

  • Prepares monthly and annual financial report and key performance indicator package for senior management and the board of directors.
  • Prepares allocation entries and business unit profit/loss reports.
  • Provide financial support to operating units and perform ad hoc projects assigned by manager.
  • Supports the development, modification, implementation and/or integration of new and revised financial systems.
  • Leads or participates in project teams involved in financial related projects, such as external audits and special studies, develops work plans, captures and analyzes information and presents findings.
  • Develops and maintains schedules and models to track, reconcile, and report financial information on special projects/programs. 
  • Extracts data from established accounts, summary, and detail ledgers; prepares comprehensive, accurate, concise reports and financial schedules, including supporting documentation.
  • Edits and reviews financial transactions for accuracy and completeness; determines and prepares necessary adjustments.
  • Performs complex and detailed research and analysis. Prepares and presents statistical reports.
  • Prepares journal entries with enough supporting documentation to record activity into appropriate funds, as required, after researching activity.
  • Participates in the month-end and year-end close process and procedures to prepare required schedules and reports.
  • Participates in the development and analysis of Airport trends and activities and quantifies potential financial impact.
  • Progressively responsible, professional-level experience in accounting functions.

What you need:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance.
  • Three (3) years of experience in financial accounting.
  • Two (2) years of experience in financial analysis.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver's license.

About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport-one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We're recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of nearly 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We're looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1007611

May 17, 2024

United States