Avanade Inc. Financial Analyst - Controllership in Seattle, Washington

Controllership - Finance

Talent Community - Finance

Job level - Consultant / Senior Consultant -

mid level Individual Contributor

Job Location - Seattle

About the role:

Financial Controllership

The Financial Controllership Consultant works directly with the Global Controllership and Regional Finance teams. This position also works closely with Accenture Service Center teams in a variety of locations. The primary responsibilities for this position are assisting in maintaining the general ledgers for US and Canadian legal entities, reconciling accounts, documenting internal controls and preparing monthly regional PNLs. This role will also work on special projects as required to support internal initiatives.


  • Maintain an established group of accounts in SAP

  • Prepare and enter monthly and ad hoc journal entries

  • Complete assigned monthly reconciliations in Blackline

  • Prepare monthly PNL and quarterly working capital reports for analysis by regions

  • Prepare audit schedules and annual tax transparency reporting

  • Complete ad hoc analyses and special projects as assigned


Likely years’ experience

Five or more years in an Accounting Finance related role.

Ideally have worked in a Controllership role for a large global organization

  • 5+ years of financial experience in a commercial environment

  • Strong General Ledger experience a Must

  • SAP R/3 Application Knowledge preferred

  • Organized and thorough

  • Excellent Excel skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent analytical, organizational & multi-tasking skills

  • Team player

  • Able to work in our Seattle Office at least 3 days a week

Your education likely

You will likely possess a Bachelor's degree in a Finance / Accounting or related field

About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 33,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Learn more at www.avanade.com

More About Avanade

At Avanade, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where our people can be the best at what they do. We are proud be among leading organizations who are taking a stand for gender equity, both in and outside the workplace. This includes teaming with like-minded partners who are as passionate as we are about strengthening the role of women in the workplace, including Women in Technology International, Anita Borg Institute and Catalyst.

Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade promotes equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, status as a protected disabled or Vietnam Era Veteran, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Requisition ID - 54538

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.

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