Senior Accountant, General Ledger

Department: General & Statutory Accounting

Req ID: R34339

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Senior Accountant, General Ledger

  • Ft Lauderdale, Florida, United States
  • Full time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

You are a focused, motivated, and detail-oriented General Ledger Accountant who has 3-5 years of preferred experience.

Senior Accountant- General Ledger

You will be reporting to the Accounting Manager on the General Ledger Accounting Team. Additionally,  you will be responsible for global general ledger accounting and global balance sheet reconciliations. You will be expected to prepare timely and accurate monthly and quarterly variance analysis in accordance with the Accounting close schedule. You will also provide timely submission of information and analysis to manager for both internal and external audit requests.

Primary Accountabilities

  • Prepare timely & accurate month-end reconciliations & variance analysis in accordance with the Accounting close schedule.

  • Responsible for daily, weekly, monthly - general ledger accounting. 

  • Ability to work independently with prioritization of work, completion of tasks and thinking through solutions

  • Assist with training of other team members

  • Assist with monitoring Citrix’s policies and procedures are being followed in assigned accounting areas.

  • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual Sarbanes Oxley key control compliance.

  • Assist with the accounting integration of acquisitions for assigned areas.

  • Identify and implement continuous process improvements.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Understanding of GAAP accounting rules

  • Strong PC, Excel and System skills and experience

  • Ability to handle high volume of transactions

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and management

  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks effectively

  • Accountability and assumed responsibility for one's own work

Requirements:  (Education, Certification, Training and Experience)

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting required

  • CPA exam-eligibility preferred

  • 3-5 years experience in Accounting preferred

  • SAP general ledger experience preferred

  • Public Accounting experience preferred

Functional Area:


General & Statutory Accounting

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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