Manager, Accounting

Manager, Accounting



New York, Norwalk

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Manager, Accounting

Manager, Accounting

This role is eligible for our five-day flex office work model.

From accounting and financial planning to risk/fraud analysis and payments, our Finance team ensures not only our company’s financial security, but also that our customers can buy from us with confidence. 

Why this job’s a big deal:

This hands-on, high-potential accounting professional will work closely with the Assistant Controller and will be a key player in leading the company’s accounting function. This person will serve as the key point of contact for technical questions and central initiatives throughout Priceline. This is a highly visible role and will help to ensure the company maintains a strong controlled environment as well as develop talent among the group.

In this role you will get to:

  • Responsible for various functions within the accounting department including participating in the monthly-close process, which includes preparing and reviewing journal entries

  • Responsible for understanding and analyzing all assigned accounts and explain variances supporting these fluctuations

  • Partner with our FP&A team in researching and investigating areas of unusual or significant activity

  • Responsible for the review of several of Priceline's key balance sheet reconciliations identifying potential risks and improvement opportunities

  • Serve as a key contact and handle results in our consolidation platform ensuring our results are accurately being reported as well as the completion of all open items.

  • Ensure compliance with internal controls, policies and procedures over platform accounting activities and assist in the design and implementation of new controls and processes

  • Collaborate with other members of the organization to help identify and streamline efficiency opportunities and providing our partners various information as requested in a timely manner

  • Play pivotal role in finance transformation and modernization efforts including system implementations and functional optimization

  • Perform ad hoc financial analysis Add bullet points here

Who you are: 

  • 6+ years total experience, ideally with 1+ year as an accounting manager of a global, public company

  • BS in a related field, CPA preferred

  • Familiarity with SAP, Oracle, Blackline and OneStream desired

  • Ability to perform research on complex accounting matters

  • Strong analytical background, strong problem-solving skills, and sound decision maker

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to inform, collaborate, and influence across organizations.

  • Experience working in an environment requiring quick turn around and in-depth financial analysis

  • Good organizational and work management skills with the ability to lead and track multiple projects/tasks simultaneously

  • Proven ability to work independently, coordinate the efforts of others as well as work well with people at a wide range of levels

  • Illustrated history of living the values necessary to Priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust.

  • The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it’s a way of life. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is essential

There are a variety of factors that go into determining a salary range, including but not limited to external market benchmark data, geographic location, and years of experience sought/required. In addition to a competitive base salary, certain roles may be eligible for an annual bonus and/or equity grant.

The salary range for this position is $95,000-$120000 USD