The Walt Disney Company Financial Accounting Analyst in Celebration, Florida

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

DWSS Cost Center Accounting is a team of process experts and accounting professionals who provide shared accounting services to The Walt Disney Company (including Disney Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products and Corporate segments).

Responsibilities :

  • Participate in the quarterly close process, including processing journal entries, preparing account reconciliations and assisting with ad-hoc reporting requests

  • Prepare and analyze line of business and segment financial results

  • Apply knowledge and understanding of financial and US GAAP accounting principles to our systems and business processes

  • Research and provide solutions to questions from the segment partners that we serve

  • Perform ad hoc projects in support of the organization and business

Basic Qualifications :

  • 1-2 years of public or private accounting experience

  • Understanding of key policies, procedures, functions in the Accounting and Finance department and the Administrative Services division

  • Understanding and ability to demonstrate principles and techniques of General Accepted Accounting Principles (“GAAP") and Financial Reporting

  • Proven computer proficiency in Excel including pivot tables, V-lookups, H-lookups, macros

  • Demonstrated relationship building skills and a highly professional “client service orientation”

  • Demonstrated quantitative and analytical skills

  • Solid interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Excellent communicator in both oral and written settings

  • Flexible, “special-projects” orientation coupled with solid multi-tasking abilities

  • Ability to work proactively and independently

Preferred Qualifications :

  • CPA or CPA candidate

  • 2+ years accounting experience including active involvement in the close process, preparation and/or auditing

  • Experience with SAP or other Enterprise accounting systems

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance

Preferred Education :

  • MBA, MSAcc, CPA, or equivalent

Job ID: 600599BR

Location: Celebration,Florida

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)