• Senior, Technical Accounting Charlotte
  • Xylem in Charlotte, NC, United States
  • jobs
  • 2 weeks ago

jobs description

Join Xylem in the global mission to #LetsSolveWater! As a leading water technology company with 23,000 employees operating in over 150 countries, Xylem is at the forefront of addressing the world's most critical water challenges. We invite passionate individuals to join our team, dedicated to exceeding customer expectations through innovative and sustainable solutions.

The Role...

Xylem seeks to hire a Sr Technical Accountant senior to join their accounting team. This position will be primarily responsible for providing technical analysis over complex transactions and reviewing revenue contracts. This role works directly with senior accounting leadership, Legal and Sales to structure contracts, evaluate the executed documents, prepare a conclusion, and record the outcome into the Company’s contract management system and automated revenue system.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities
• Have an in-depth knowledge of US GAAP, primarily: ASC 606, ASC 340, ASC 350-40, ASC 805 and ASC 810
• Evaluate final executed agreements and document accounting conclusions in technical memorandum
• Oversee the Company’s Automated Revenue System (RevPro) Help lead the implementation of best practices for counterparts worldwide
• Continuously improve the global accounting processes and procedures by identifying areas to streamline, automate or refine
• Partner with the accounting and reporting team to provide guidance on complex transactions including acquisitions, dispositions, impairments, restructuring, litigation, etc.
• Provide training on technical topics to finance teams within the segment
• Provide assistance with monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements
• Interface with both internal and external auditors in support of audit procedures
• Partner with Operations Finance to provide a view on future revenue timing, impacts of sales concessions, and the impacts from other negotiating inputs
• Perform contract management within the Company’s Automated Revenue System (RevPro)
• Perform validation activities for transactions which kick out of RevPro
• Ensure all necessary JE’s have been recorded via RevPro interface at period end
• Participation in Xylem Watermark volunteer activities

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:
• CPA required
• Ability to influence decisions based on expertise
• Proficient in Excel
• Public accounting experience preferred (“Big 4” Experience a plus)
• BA/BS in Accounting and/or Finance is required
• Problem-solving, analytical skills and the ability to balance multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Position requires high attention to detail and a desire for continuous improvement.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills and a professional attitude and demeanor working with the internal team.
• Strong organizational skills and ability to work both independently and collaboratively, manage multiple projects, and prioritize workload to meet deadlines.

Salary Range

$70,500.00 - $126,500.00

Join the global Xylem team to be a part of innovative technology solutions transforming water usage, conservation, and re-use. Our products impact public utilities, industrial sectors, residential areas, and commercial buildings, with a commitment to providing smart metering, network technologies, and advanced analytics for water, electric, and gas utilities. Partner with us in creating a world where water challenges are met with ingenuity and dedication; where we recognize the power of diversity, equity and inclusion in driving innovation and allowing us to compete more effectively around the world.

At Xylem, you'll not only contribute to solving water issues but also have the chance to make a difference through our paid Volunteer Program, Xylem Watermark. We embrace diversity and prioritize our employees' well-being through our DE&I initiatives and Employee Resource Groups (ERG). Proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (including disability and veterans) and Affirmative Action workplace, Xylem fosters an inclusive environment free from discrimination or harassment.

Please note that the information in this job description outlines the general nature of the position and is not an exhaustive list of duties. Xylem is dedicated to providing reasonable accommodations to enable all employees to perform their essential job functions. We reserve the right to modify this job description and assign additional duties as needed. Embrace the opportunity to be part of Xylem's transformative journey in shaping the future of water technology! #XylemCareers #GlobalImpact #WaterInnovation
Charlotte NC USA


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