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Staff Accountant

R2013

Location

Norwalk

Career Track

Finance

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Staff Accountant

R2013

Location

Norwalk

Career Track

Finance

From accounting and financial planning to risk/fraud analysis and payments, our Finance team ensures not only our company’s financial security, but that our customers can buy from us with confidence. Priceline.com – a part of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG), a highly profitable global online travel company with a market capitalization of over $80 billion – is looking for a Staff Accountant to join its Accounting team.

This individual will serve as an integral member of a team responsible for Priceline's general ledger accounting to ensure accurate and timely preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations, and to safeguard the integrity of Priceline’s reporting.

The ideal candidate will thrive in an entrepreneurial setting and take ownership of their work.  A successful candidate will possess the communication skills and business acumen necessary to interact with multiple teams within Priceline (examples include the product teams – hotels, flights, cars, and packages – as well as marketing, customer care, technology, and others) and third-party partners.

Key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Recording daily and monthly journal entries, as determined by assigned accounts
  • Reconcile assigned balance sheet accounts monthly; resolve any reconciling items on a timely basis
  • Network with cost centers to obtain needed information for monthly close
  • Ensure internal controls are effectively maintained for assigned tasks
  • Recommend improvements to the efficiency of accounting processes and timeliness of deliverables
  • Contribute to special projects (e.g. automation, ERP implementation, etc.)

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • 1-3 years of related professional experience
  • Excel proficiency required
  • Detail-oriented
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask and meet deadlines within a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated history of living the values important to priceline.com: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics.

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

  • CPA or CPA eligible
  • Experience with Oracle, BlackLine, SAP 4/HANA

Priceline is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.

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