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Dow Jones Senior Analyst Cash Accounting (Treasury) in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Job Description: About us:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 130 years and today has one of the world's largest news-gathering operations globally. It is home to leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation; Barron's, MarketWatch, Mansion Global, Financial News, Investor's Business Daily, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, OPIS and Chemical Market Analytics. Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (Nasdaq: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

About the Role

Working in the Treasury group you will be a part of the cash accounting team primarily responsible for the accurate and timely reporting of our general ledger as it relates to the cash and credit card transactions. You will report to the VP, GFO, Treasury and will be based in our Princeton, NJ office.

You Will:

  • Utilizing bank reconciliation software (Blackline) and working with internal DJ partners, you will support the reconciliation process as it relates to both credit card clearing accounts and bank accounts.

  • Prepare monthly cash in transit reconciliations, and follow up on reconciling items.

  • Utilize SAP S/4HANA to retrieve data and match ledger postings to the credit card statements, researching unreconciled items and clear accordingly.

  • Prepare the aged checks items for analysis and escheatment.

  • Support credit card operations and develop plan to improve processing and create efficiency.

  • Request monthly credit card statements from merchant banks during the close to be used for preparation of the reconciliations and the month end entries.

  • Prepare the monthly journal entry to post credit card discounts for Circulation and Advertising. You will take the credit card reports and spread the fees based on sales percentages to the appropriate commission accounts.

  • Reconcile daily subscription refund check issued report.

  • Handle Positive Pay exceptions, and utilize bank platforms to approve or reject any check exceptions.

  • Post the entries for stop payments and voids from the subscription refund bank reconciliation. Post bounced check entries after reviewing that they have been processed by the subscription services team.

  • Build relationships and efficient communication with key stakeholders and other internal teams.

You Have:

  • Minimum 3 years of Accounting experience (Preferably Cash Accounting)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business related area required (Preferably Finance or Accounting)

  • Strong Analytical skills with proficiency in Excel, Access and other applications

  • Demonstrated capabilities of being heavy process and detail-oriented

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Our Benefits

  • Comprehensive Healthcare Plans

  • Paid Time Off

  • Retirement Plans

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans

  • Education Benefits

  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave

  • Family Care Benefits

  • Commuter Transit Program

  • Subscription Discounts

  • Employee Referral Program

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Reasonable accommodation: Dow Jones, Making Careers Newsworthy - We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets. Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, email us at talentresourceteam@dowjones.com. Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line and provide a brief description of the type of assistance you need. This inbox will not be monitored for application status updates.

Business Area: Dow Jones - Finance

Job Category: Finance

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Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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