Avis Budget Group Staff Accountant II in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Staff Accoutant II

Avis Budget Group is searching for a Staff Accountant II to join our Fleet Accounting Department in Virginia Beach, VA. This position contributes to the company's success by being responsible for handling the accounting and analysis for Avis Budget Group. Essential duties and responsibilities, shown below, will vary accordingly based on assignment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities-- See disclaimer below for further information. The essential duties and responsibilities as well as knowledge, skills and abilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Prepare journal entries and analyze P&L and Balance Sheet using Oracle, Essbase and Hyperion Financial Management.

  • Directly participate in the monthly close process of multiple Avis Budget Group entities by preparing accruals and adjusting journal entries; performing analysis and research; and resolving issues independently and accurately.

  • Multiple month end reports used within the Fleet Accounting Department.

  • In-service date audits.

  • Execute and review fleet statistics provided to Treasury department.

  • Perform depreciation analysis on all entities in MVS system to identify potential existing problems (Adhoc/predefined).

  • Depreciation rate validation and analysis. (Use Code Validation to Fleet Admin and Interaction).

  • Damage and Mileage Reconciliations

  • Confirm/validate, inventory, sales, purchases, I-records for multiple entities.

  • Subsequent testing of purchases and sales for multiple entities.

  • Excess mileage penalty preparation and work with field on various issues.

  • Tier reporting, wholesale reporting, Active/Sold buyback reporting, Rejects and Salvage, Lease Reporting etc.

  • Assist/Develop/Execute BRIO and Easytrive queries.

  • Numerous Adhoc requests from various levels of management.

  • Canada ZipCar Transfer Charges

  • Works under minimal management and leads lower level accountants to prepare, research, and summarize more complex financial data. This position is required to interpret and analyze business results.

  • VI and PR Aging

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • CPA or parts passed preferred

  • 3-5 years progressive experience in general accounting

  • Experience working in a corporate environment preferred

  • Experience within a car rental or travel related industry a plus

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing

  • Excellent time management, planning and organizational skills

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and act with a sense of urgency

  • Self motivated and able to contribute individually as well as part of a team

  • Detail oriented

  • Solid PC skills including MS Office (particularly Excel) to include vlookups, pivot tables, macro’s, etc.

  • Ability to maintain a high level of performance in a rapidly changing environment


  • We offer a competitive salary plus bonus potential and excellent benefits including dental, medical, tuition reimbursement, 401K and more.

Minimum Requirements

  • Candidates must meet all minimum requirements and submit a complete on-line application to be considered for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is not offered for this position.

Disclaimer The information on this posting has been designed to advertise the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The actual essential duties, responsibilities and qualifications may vary by location, department, reporting structure or other business needs. No inference should be drawn that a specific job duty, responsibility or qualification is non-essential by its absence from this posting. This posting serves as an advertisement of an existing open position only and does not qualify as the job description

Avis Budget Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V