Accounting & Reporting Analyst at McDonald's Technology

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Company Description

McDonald’s is proud to be one of the most recognized brands in the world, with restaurants in over 100 countries and billions of customers served each year. As the global leader in the food service industry, we have a legacy of innovation and hard work that continues to drive us. Today, we are growing with velocity and are focused on modernizing our experiences, not to make a different McDonald’s, but to build a better McDonald’s.

We are moving fast and are adding to our best-in-class team. Joining McDonald's means thinking big every day and preparing for a career that can have impact around the world. We are customer obsessed, committed to being leaders, and believe we are better when we work together. Over the last couple years, we’ve launched home delivery, modernized our restaurant experience through digital enhancements and have so much more to come.

We are dedicated to using our scale for good: good for people, our industry and the planet. From ambitious recycling initiatives and balanced sourcing efforts to our partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities, we are constantly improving. We see every single day as a chance to have a genuine impact on our customers, our people and our partners.

Job Description

The McDonald’s Corporate Controller Group’s Global Accounting and Reporting team currently has an excellent opportunity for a Financial Accounting & Reporting Analyst to join our team. This position offers a tremendous opportunity for an individual to gain an understanding of McDonald’s Corporation financial statements, consolidation accounting, and a perspective of the global business. It will provide the candidate the ability to further enhance their analytical, communication and project management skills.

Organizational Culture:

Collaborative, team-oriented culture with expectations of individual building strong relationships with our key customers. Our key customers include the market controllers and staff, the Corporate Controller Group leadership and Top Management. This position calls for an individual who is results driven with strong organizational skills that can manage multiple priorities to meet tight reporting deadlines. Our environment is fast-paced and going through change, requiring the candidate to be able to help drive efficiencies.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Analysis, consolidation and reporting of monthly financial information for actual and projection results.
  • Analysis of market cash flow statements and balance sheet flux on a quarterly basis.
  • Creation of critical standard monthly/quarterly reports.
  • Preparation of Inter-company reconciliations.
  • Ad hoc requests from management and key customers.
  • Other projects as assigned by manager.


  • BA/BS degree in Accounting and/or Finance
  • 2+ years of experience in the accounting industry and/or in financial services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA preferred
  • Outstanding analytical abilities and communication skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Experience working effectively in a team environment
  • Results driven individual
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Initiative and creativity in finding efficiencies
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience learning other software applications quickly, necessary to complete daily tasks

Additional Information

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