Apply for this jobTravelport is a place of opportunity. It's our incredible team that makes our company great - our people drive our winning culture.
Travelport is a worldwide travel retail platform. Our next-generation marketplace connects buyers and sellers that share our passion for delivering exceptional travel experiences. Unconflicted and independent, we are reinventing a simpler future for travel's complex ecosystem.
What does a great Senior Technical Accountant do?
This is an integral role within the Travelport Controllership team. The Controllership team is responsible for all external reporting, external reporting, technical accounting, and accounting policy setting for the Travelport group. This role is a part of the technical accounting team and will have responsibility for the management of statutory accounts preparation and review globally, as well as being involved in the research and implementation related to more complex accounting areas.
Responsible for global accounting entries for specific areas, including lease accounting and long-term incentive schemes
Involved in the management and review of global statutory financial statements prepared in-house or by third party providers
Research into complex accounting matters, preparation of accounting memos, and assisting with the related accounting entries and disclosures for group and local statutory reporting
Supporting general ledger and finance operations accounting teams in accounting queries and complying with GAAP
What we look for/who would prosper in this role?
Chartered Accountant and/or Certified Public Accountant
Experience of working within, or auditing, a large, complex group
Experience of statutory financial statement review or preparation
Able to independently research and prepare accounting memos
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Excellent collaborator among cross-functional teams
As we evolve and grow as a business, so will you.
You will thrive within an inclusive and diverse workplace where you are encouraged to think differently, and have the courage, confidence & ambition to challenge what's been done before, and be bold to win!
These are just a few of our employee's favourite benefits/perks...
Competitive base salary, cash car allowance, bonus, very generous holiday allowance and lots more!
Interested? We'd love for you to get in touch!*
We are an equal opportunities employer and will consider all qualified applicants purely on their skills and abilities. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation, if needed.
Travelport is a worldwide travel retail platform. Our next-generation virtual marketplace connects travel buyers and travel sellers, that share our passion for delivering exceptional travel experiences.
Unconflicted and independent, we are re-inventing a simpler future for travel's complex ecosystem.
Our platform gives the industry the power to help people see the world. We make it simple for businesses like airlines, hotels, and car rental companies to connect to agencies and travelers, through personalized and engaging content.
We are a diverse and inclusive workforce, representative of the communities and customers we serve. We are socially responsible, and we give back to our communities.
We encourage our people to think differently and have the courage, confidence, and ambition to challenge what has been done before.
Travelport is on a mission to make Travel easier and more rewarding for everyone.
Finance's primary objective is to drive increase shareholder value, in a controlled and sustainable manner though four key deliverables
Supporting our team and talent
Deliver on 'business as usual'
Optimise and continually improve
Control the business and manage risk
We deliver the above with an overarching team focus. We are agile, focused, and motivated.
*Please note that if your application is progressed, you may be asked to complete a self-recorded video interview, at a time that works best for you. This is your chance to bring your skills & experience to life in your own words and style. Ensure you keep an eye on your junk folder just in case our invitation finds its way there.*
We are an equal opportunities employer and will consider all qualified applicants purely on their skills and abilities. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation, if needed.Apply for this job