Verizon Mergers and Acquisitions Consultant in Basking Ridge, New Jersey

What you’ll be doing...

You’ll be supporting our very active mergers and acquisitions function as a member of the Corporate Accounting Group. You’ll be managing the flow of accounting information throughout the transactions. We need you on board to coordinate multiple projects and initiatives and ensure milestones are met. Come help us keep our Finance team running better every day.

  • Supporting acquisition/divestiture projects.

  • Performing due diligence on potential targets.

  • Valuing intangible assets using appropriate valuation methods including income approach, replacement cost, relief from royalty method.

  • Performing fixed asset verification.

  • Reviewing valuation reports prepared by third party valuation firms for accuracy/reasonability.

  • Supporting preparation of purchase accounting model to track fair value adjustments and required journal entries.

  • Coordinating accounting with target company/Verizon accounting organization.

  • Performing reconciliation of purchase price to funds flow.

  • Preparing accounting technical memos to support nature of acquisition (business combination vs. asset deal), valuation of acquired assets/assumed liabilities and required fair value adjustments.

  • Performing working capital/merger consideration audits.

  • Supporting preparation and audit of carve-out financial statements.

  • Supporting and preparing summaries of transactions for External Reporting.

  • Supporting External Audit and SOX Audit (material transactions).

What we’re looking for...

You’re diligent, organized, and on top of the details—your projects run like clockwork. You can look at the big picture and see how the pieces fit together. You can oversee multiple initiatives like a conductor leads an orchestra.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Knowledge of MS Access, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and Essbase.

  • CPA Certification.

  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • A Master’s degree in Business Administration.

  • Big 4 experience.

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.

  • Experience in the technology or telecommunications industry.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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