Wednesday , December 11 2019

Senior Accountant Revenue Accounting – Jetblue Careers 2019

Website JetBlue

Job Description:

The Senior Accountant assists in ensuring the accurate and timely preparation of JetBlue’s internal and external reporting by recording assigned financial activity and researching all types of transactions for accuracy.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform monthly ancillary revenue related journal entries, which could include Vacations transactions, commissions earned, concessions revenue, etc.
  • Interpret new financing agreements/contracts for proper accounting treatment
  • Ensure internal controls are effectively maintained for revenue related areas
  • Collaborate and partner with other departments and business partners
  • Assist with testing of systems and ensure accounting reports are available and accurate
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Reconcile assigned balance sheet accounts on a monthly and quarterly basis and resolve any reconciling items on a timely basis
  • Assist with forecast variance analysis
  • Research items of a technical nature to determine proper accounting and presentation
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Potential need to work flexible hours and be available to respond on short-notice
  • Well groomed and able to maintain a professional appearance
  • When working or traveling on JetBlue flights, and if time permits, all capable crewmembers are asked to assist with light cleaning of the aircraft
  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong analytical and interpretive skills
  • Promote JetBlue’s #1 value of safety as a Safety Ambassador, supporting JetBlue’s Safety Management System (SMS) components, Safety Policy and behavioral standards
  • Identify safety and/or security concerns, issues, incidents or hazards that should be reported and report them whenever possible and by any means necessary including JetBlue’s confidential reporting systems (Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) or Safety Action Report(SAR))
  • Self-starter who possesses a sense of urgency and an ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Capable of working independently and in a team environment
  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Must be an appropriate organizational fit for the JetBlue culture, that is, exhibit the JetBlue values of Safety, Caring, Integrity, Passion and Fun

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Public Accounting firm experience
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • SAP experience
  • Airline Reservation Systems experience
  • Must pass a ten (10) year background check and pre-employment drug test
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located
  • Demonstrated understanding of accounting theory and United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite with a focus on Excel including v look-up, pivot tables, etc.

Job Details:

Company: JetBlue

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Long Island City, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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