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Accounting Team Lead (9889902_Overland Park)

Business and Financial Operations




Overland Park, Kansas, United States

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners, and communities. Visit us at

In today’s business environment, growth isn’t just about building value—it's fundamental to long-term business survival. So how do organizations sustain themselves? The key is a new operating model—one that's anchored around the customer and propelled by intelligence to deliver exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale. You will deliver breakthrough business outcomes for clients—by harnessing talent, data and intelligence to revolutionize their operating models.

Operations is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Technology

Job Description:

Seeking accounting team lead to support oversee the execution of general accounting processes, including month end close processes and account reconciliations. Provide team support, resolution of complex issues, implement standards and approaches, support planning, and support internal external client relationships.

Key Responsibilities:

Spearhead month end closing activities, including review of various journal entries, variance analysis, and audit support

  • Review balance sheet account reconciliations on a monthly quarterly basis and investigate explain any variances.
  • Overall leadership and direction of the accounting staff
  • Streamline processes and procedures while partnering with leadership to drive change.
  • Assist in the transition and stabilization of new scope activities
  • Lead process improvement initiatives
  • Ad hoc activities in support of overall project.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years General Ledger/Month-end processing and closing
  • Minimum of 2 years of management or leadership experience; training/mentoring others

Preferred Skills:

  • Degreed in Accounting or Finance

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills
  • Be able to adapt to change.
  • Effective oral and communication skills
  • Self-motivated, high energy individual with strong decision-making skills
  • Highly effective team player with solid communication written oral and interpersonal skills
  • Eagerness to contribute to a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Pursues work with energy, drive, and a strong accomplishment orientation.
  • Ability to priorities tasks to achieve primary objective within tight deadlines.

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $76,912.00 and the maximum is $126,900.00. [Register to View]

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