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Sr Accounting Manager, Transformations

Accounting, Finance & Accounting
Dallas, Texas |
San Francisco, California

In Finance, we work hand-in-hand with leaders across the company to ensure smooth, disciplined execution of strategic business objectives. Our Accounting team builds scalable, controlled processes and products for Global Accounting, Treasury, and FinTech that enable our business to operate efficiently.

About the Role

We are looking to hire a Senior Manager of GL Accounting Transformations, to join our global accounting team. This change agent will work to inspire the team to transform how we account for transactions today into more efficient, accurate, and scalable solutions.

In this exciting role, you will be able to lead global projects in a very fast growing and changing environment. This solution-oriented person will drive the execution of transformational projects by applying their accounting and accounting systems expertise, collaborating with stakeholders across the org, and defining business processes that improve automation, control adherence, standardization and simplicity.

What You'll Do

  • Manage the GL Accounting transformation team, responsible for executing multiple in-house built system implementations, process improvements / realignments, and 3rd party system implementations.
  • Lead end-to-end, cross-functional, transformational projects, incorporating best practices and technology solutions, to increase scalability, accuracy, and efficiency.
  • Lead workshops and prepare root cause analyses to understand issues and impacts.
  • Define process flows and process solutions, provide detailed system requirements, and drive execution.
  • Develop strong and collaborative relationships with leaders in upstream teams (sales, product, legal, engineering, marketing, etc.).
  • Work closely with FinTech and Engineering to communicate and agree upon vision, project timelines, systems’ capabilities and constraints, and roadmaps.
  • Develop and supervise performance metrics to measure the impact of implemented process changes.
  • Assist in the development of operational policies and procedures and mechanisms to ensure compliance due to changes from transformational efforts.

Basic Qualifications

  • 15+ Years of Professional Experience
  • BA/BS

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15 years of dynamic accounting experience
  • BA/BS in Accounting or Engineering
  • Demonstrated the ability to lead cross functional projects
  • Oracle R12
  • CPA
  • ERP implementation experience is a plus.
  • Experience working in a high-growth, high-volume organization.
  • Experience implementing accounting systems and cross-functional processes.
  • Experienced knowledge of accounting policies/procedures, SOX controls, and financial statement preparation.
  • Familiarity with accounting software solutions such as Blackline, Trintech, HFM, DRM, etc.
  • Outstanding business insight, problem solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills.

At Uber, we reimagine the way the world moves for the better. The idea was born on a snowy night in Paris in 2008, and ever since then, our DNA of reimagination and reinvention carries on. We’ve grown into a global platform moving people and things in ever-expanding ways, taking on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters make movement happen at the push of a button for everyone, everywhere.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.

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