Senior Accountant I

Expedia Group

Location: Springfield, Missouri

Job Type: Full time


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Senior Accountant I

Expedia’s mission is to revolutionize travel through the power of technology.

The Finance team empowers Expedia Inc's travel revolution through financial intelligence and operational excellence. We are here to embolden our brands and help them drive growth. We do so with creativity and nimbleness, yet with a bias towards scalability.

We are currently hiring an accountant to join the Consumer Payments and Cash Accounting team. This team is responsible for the accounting and analysis of Expedia’s worldwide cash receipts and the various consumer payment methods arising from merchant transactions. This role will perform the cash application within the payment and settlement reconciliation system, research variances, and determine the correct treatment of any variance. The ideal candidate will be extremely detail oriented, a self-starter, comfortable working with many different currencies, and can handle a large volume of data.

What you’ll do:

  • Daily reconciliation between cash payments and settlement reports

  • Report on the status of the reconciliation system

  • Research and resolve reconciliation issues

  • Participate as needed in month-end processes, including preparing journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations

  • Work with various teams to provide data in support of statutory and/or financial audits worldwide

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in accounting or a related field; or equivalent related professional experience

  • 1+ year of accounting-related experience, preferably in a large growth oriented international organization or high-tech company

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and ability to analyze large amounts of data to solve difficult to complex issues

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Must be able to articulate clearly complex processes to audiences with differing levels of understanding

  • Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills including the ability to act as primary owner of individual projects, analyses or processes

  • Ability to establish and maintain cross-functional network outside immediate group to ensure strong customer focus

  • Ability to remain flexible in a fast paced and rapidly changing environment


The total cash range for this position in Springfield is $49,000.00 to $68,500.00. Employees in this role have the potential to increase their pay up to $78,500.00, which is the top of the range, based on ongoing, demonstrated, and sustained performance in the role.

Starting pay for this role will vary based on multiple factors, including location, available budget, and an individual’s knowledge, skills, and experience. Pay ranges may be modified in the future.

Expedia Group is proud to offer a wide range of benefits to support employees and their families, including medical/dental/vision, paid time off, and an Employee Assistance Program. To fuel each employee’s passion for travel, we offer a wellness & travel reimbursement, travel discounts, and an International Airlines Travel Agent (IATAN) membership.View our full list of benefits.

About Expedia Group

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®,™, and Expedia Cruises™.

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