Qualifications Minimum qualifications : Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or equivalent practical experience.
Ability to speak and write in English and Spanish fluently and idiomatically. Preferred qualifications : Experience with enterprise performance management software, writing SQL queries, and pulling data from relational databases.
Experience creating financial dashboards or models. Ability to partner with executives. Demonstrated spreadsheet skills.
About the job Google accountants are a savvy bunch who handle the core accounting responsibilities at Google. As a member of this team, you know your accounting principles and the full accounting process end to end.
You'll advise on financial reports required by governmental regulations, and you'll review, analyze, and interpret financial and budgetary reports.
Everyday is a new challenge, and will continually look for ways to help our team get better at what we do, in the most efficient way possible.
You will collaborate with our global team, advocate best practices, and contribute when it's all hands on deck. You will move fast while keeping your attention to detail and tapping into your problem-
solving skills to support Google's business objectives. The Google Fixed Assets (gFA) team manages the global accounting for Google's capital expenditure portfolio, manufacturing operations, and related expenses.
This infrastructure is at the foundation of Google - the global data centers, networks, and integrating hardware and software that powers our customer products, services, and internal operations.
As a member of this team, you'll find innovative ways to manage our complex set of transactions. As an Operations Controller you will be focused on running highly effective and efficient processes for asset setup, modifications, and retirements, as well as reporting and reconciliation processes related to property, plant, or equipment (PP&E) accounts.
The name Google came from "googol," a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products.
From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business.
Responsibilities Work towards constant improvements of gFA processes to drive higher quality standards in the fixed assets register, reconciliations, and reporting produced for local audits and close reporting.
Perform month-end close tasks related to PP&E area (e.g. FA ledger close, capex accruals, etc). Prepare and present financial information to different audiences, including finance leaders, business partners, auditors and regional accountants.
Find efficiencies in the processes through elimination, automation and outsourcing.