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Manager, Internal Controls

Edinburg, VA 22824, USA; Reston, VA, USA Req #1127
Friday, March 13, 2020
Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years.  Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology easy.  It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US.  With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and internet.  In addition Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint.  We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that support our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network.  We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving success of all of the facets of our business.  We're Shentel.  Always connected to you.  Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. 

Job Summary: Supports the Director of Internal Control and overall accounting organization with initiatives designed to remediate material weaknesses in internal control over financial reporting.
Qualifications Requirements:
a. Education: Accredited bachelor’s degree in accounting or closely related field.
b. Experience Level: Certified Public Accountant with 3+ years of recent experience in the audit practice. Experience with a Big 4 accounting firm is strongly preferred.
c. Strong interpersonal skills
d. Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
e. Ability to weigh alternative control designs to balance effectiveness and efficiency
f. Experience with evaluating the root cause, aggregation, and reporting of internal control deficiencies to support the Company’s Summary of Internal Control Deficiencies and Item 9A disclosure.
g. Ability to develop mutually beneficial, positive relationships with operational and finance colleagues that lead to cooperation and collaboration.
h. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with peers and capable of making presentations to a variety of constituents in a clear, concise, compelling fashion.
i. Strong project management skills
j. Strong verbal and written communication skills
k. Telecom experience a plus

Special Requirements:
a. Successful applicants should expect 60% travel in first year and 20% travel thereafter. Most travel will be to Corporate Headquarters in Edinburg, VA or to support company acquisition activity.

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  • Job Family Finance
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA
  • Reston, VA, USA