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Director- Technical Controllership

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 10/10/2017 5:50:39 PM
  • 2987133
  • Job Function: Finance
  • Business Segment: Digital Finance
Location(s): United States; California; San Ramon


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
Finance is looking for an experienced Senior Controller to provide financial leadership to drive a very positive impact on GE’s business.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Sr. Technical Controllership Manager fosters accountability for Finance and GE Digital priorities. The role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional area of expertise, and be involved in long-term planning.

In this role you will:

  • Provide technical accounting guidance to business leaders regarding complex financial accounting and reporting issues and transaction structuring
  • Interpret and implement GE General Accounting Procedures (GAP) and Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP)
  • Key contact for Corporate, Other Business Units and external auditors
  • Provide expertise to the business in the following areas: revenue recognition, business acquisitions/dispositions, leasing and capitalization of assets.
  • Develop and provide accounting training as necessary
  • Assess and communicate the impact to the business of all new accounting standards.
  • Manage/support the business teams in preparing quarterly accounting documentation and preparation of appropriate accounting procedures and policies

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • At least 8 years of experience in a Big 4 Public Accounting firm
  • At least 3 years of progressive accounting experience within a large multi-national company

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Certified Public Accountant is preferred
  • Ability to anticipate, identify, and resolve complex financial issues
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work independently

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    Locations: United States; California; San Ramon

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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