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Accounting Senior Specialist

Job ID 1544451BR Date posted 02/20/2019 Location Mooresville, NC Location Name CSC-Mooresville Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0024 - Margin & Cost Accounting
PURPOSE OF ROLE:
The primary purpose of this role is to ensure the accurate and timely processing of moderately complex financial transactions leveraging Lowe's systems, processes, and independent judgment. This includes responsibility for ensuring the timely verification and processing of, including but not limited to, expenses, postings, and account balances as well as the maintenance of accurate records. This role provides support to the broader team as needed to assist with supervision and development of the accounting group. Must have knowledge of GAAP.

RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENTS:
• Ensures appropriate processing of financial activities and reviews with a focus on routine activities that are less simple in nature and require some use of independent judgment
• Works with systems and processes within applicable area of operation to complete and process financial activities
• Researches transactions to identify issues and ensure they are processed correctly, providing accurate and timely resolutions for any discrepancies
• Reviews and works with external (regulatory and third party) auditors for transactions to ensure accuracy where applicable
• will collaborate directly with various areas of Finance and other areas of the Business in order to ensure Revenue and Margin are reported accurately both from an Operational and Financial perspective.
• Provides escalation path for issues based on materiality and complexity of incoming inquiries
• The Accountant is primarily responsible for performing tasks to insure accurate reporting of revenue and margin for Lowe’s US and Canada operations.
• Communicates effectively within the team, across other functions, and with external parties to ensure alignment

REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
• Associate's Degree in Accounting/Finance with 3-5+ years' experience in accounting, finance, or related area
• Demonstrated understanding of basic accounting concepts (i.e. T-accounts) and financial controls
• Basic proficiency in MS office programs (Excel, Word, Access)

PREFERRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance with 0-2+ years' experience in accounting, finance, or related area

ABOUT LOWE'S:
Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 18 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2017 sales of $68.6 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,240 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 310,000 people. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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