PIMCO is a global leader in active fixed income with deep expertise across public and private markets. We invest our clients' capital across a range of fixed income and credit opportunities, leveraging our decades of experience navigating complex debt markets. Our flexible capital base and deep relationships with issuers have helped us become one of the world's largest providers of traditional and nontraditional solutions for companies that need financing and investors who seek strong risk-adjusted returns.
Since 1971, our people have shaped our organization through a high-performance inclusive culture, in which we celebrate diverse thinking. We invest in our people and strive to imprint our CORE values of Collaboration, Openness, Responsibility and Excellence. We believe each of us is here to help others succeed and this has led to PIMCO being recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.
The G/L Accountant is responsible for the general ledger accounting for several entities. This position is responsible for the preparation, processing, audit and reporting of monthly and quarterly accruals in the accounting system. This position is also responsible for general ledger entries relating to PIMCO Global Offices. Main responsibilities include accounting for complex and industry-specialized transactions.
Newport Beach, CA
Generate monthly and quarterly revenue accruals from our Billing System and load data to the general ledger
Investigate general ledger discrepancies and correct as appropriate
Analysis of client data and reports as requested by Management and Auditors
Prepare monthly journal entries including foreign currency and transfer pricing (Revenue Sharing amongst Foreign business units)
Perform research and analysis of accounting data
Analyze monthly financial statements
Prepare account reconciliations to detail records or sub-ledgers
Involvement with special projects or testing of system enhancements
Provide and prepare requested document support to internal and external auditors
Assist team members as well as offshore internal/external accountants as needed
Special projects, ad-hoc reporting and analysis, and other duties as assigned
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related discipline
Minimum of three years of corporate accounting experience
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel skills and using Pivot tables, VLOOKUP and higher level functions
Prior experience with large ERP (financial system) such as SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft; experience with SAP is preferred
Strong understanding and experience using Accounting Principles knowledge
Prior work experience with intercompany and/or multicurrency transactions is preferred
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills, including the ability to effectively and autonomously problem solve
Exhibit attention to detail and proactively seek clarification or assistance when unable to resolve issues independently within a reasonable timeframe
Effective written and verbal communication skills with the ability to engage professionally and succinctly with all levels across the firm
Strong commitment to providing quality work and ensure work is delivered completely, accurately and timely
Able to respond effectively to inquiries from various levels of management and maintain good working relationships with internal and external contacts
Strong sense of urgency and able to organize and prioritize; including handling multiple tasks with strict deadlines
Ability to collaborate and contribute in a team environment as well as independently to accomplish business objectives
Committed to PIMCOs values: Collaboration, Openness, Responsibility and Excellence that allow us to bring the best to our clients and each other
Professional Skills Requirements
Exceptional organizational skills, including the ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities
Ability to deliver on assigned responsibilities with attention to detail, and use of effective interpersonal and communication skills
Flexibility to adapt to shifting priorities, manage deadlines, and support initiatives in fast-paced environment
Adaptable to learn new processes, concepts, and skills
Proactive with process improvement and able to embrace change and new technology
PIMCO follows a total compensation approach when rewarding employees which includes a base salary and a discretionary bonus. Base salary is the fixed component of compensation that is determined by core job responsibilities, relevant experience, internal level, and market factors. The discretionary bonus is used to award performance and therefore is determined by company, business, team, and individual performance.
Salary Range: $ 71,000.00 - $ 85,000.00
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