Senior Technical Accountant

Location: Peachtree Corners, Georgia US


Requisition Number: 210563

External Description:

Job Summary

This position requires a highly motivated individual to step into a key role within Teradata’s Chief Accounting Officer’s group. The position reports directly to the Director of Technical Accounting. The position provides high visibility to senior executives at the Company and is a great opportunity for someone looking to take their career to the next level.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and oversee the accounting for international pension and postemployment benefits
  • Provide guidance in understanding the accounting implications of FASB pronouncements covering pension and postemployment benefits
  • Coordinate the 401K audit and Form 11-K filing with the SEC
  • Assist in the preparation of the Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and other common SEC filings
  • Responsible for being subject matter expert on key GAAP and SEC accounting related issues
  • Provide accounting guidance and research on various issues
  • Assist in maintaining/updating the Company’s accounting policy documents
  • Determine the impact of new accounting pronouncements on reporting requirements and Teradata business practices
  • Assist in the preparation of CEO/CFO presentations used for Audit Committee and Board of Director meetings
  • Interface with our external auditors (pwc) and others on complex accounting issues and SEC filings

Education and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Strong technical accounting experience
  • Ability to effectively communicate complex concepts, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work across the Company at all levels
  • A preferred candidate will have a combination of public accounting experience and/or technical accounting experience at a larger SEC registrant company
  • CPA certification highly desired
This role will be based in our Peachtree Corners office, and will be a hybrid in-office/work-from-home model.

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City: Peachtree Corners

State: Georgia

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Technical Accountant

Job Category: Finance

Company Profile:

Teradata helps businesses unlock value by turning data into their greatest asset.  We’re the cloud data analytics platform company, built for a hybrid multi-cloud reality, solving the world's most complex data challenges at scale. Collectively, we endeavor to serve equal parts innovator and contributor. Because our mission isn’t just about the collection of data – it’s about revolutionizing the future of transportation to save lives, optimizing energy costs to make the planet a cleaner place, and using data to predict and identify cancer risks.

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