Job Title Manager External Reporting
Date Posted 8/18/2014
Location Columbus, OH
Min Salary $70,000.00
Max Salary $100,000.00
Min Experience 5 Years
Written By KG
Job Description

Position Overview

This position is responsible for the Company’s external financial reporting function, including SEC and government reporting for multiple registrants/entities. This position is also responsible for establishing and driving adherence to accounting policy throughout the organization.  This is a high-visibility, challenging position that will provide a broad overview of a dynamic, seven billion-dollar multinational organization.

Job Responsibilities

  • Leads the external reporting effort to ensure that the financial reporting is in compliance with SEC and U.S. GAAP regulations including the preparation of the Company’s financial statements on Form 10-K, 10-Q and registration statements.
  • Provides U.S. GAAP support to the Divisional and Corporate Finance leaders.
  • Assists with the annual external audit and serves as a liaison between the Company and external auditors to resolve complex accounting and reporting issues
  • Oversees and supervises the daily activities and professional development of the External Reporting Senior Financial Analysts.
  • A member of the Financial Accounting Policy and Procedure Committee that assists in establishing and driving adherence to policy throughout the organization.
  • Conducts accounting technical research and writes issue memos for accounting and disclosure matters.
  • Maintenance of the SOX 404 documentation and related testing for the financial reporting cycle.
  • Ensures compliance with governmental census reporting requirements.
  • Collaborates with the investor relations department in the preparation of Company press releases.
  • Special projects as needed.
  • Reports to the Director of Financial Reporting

Minimum Qualifications

  • Five to eight years of accounting experience, including three to six years of supervisory experience
  • Experience in external financial reporting/SEC reporting is required.
  • Possesses strong knowledge of US GAAP and SEC regulatory requirements
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • CPA Certification

Education Requirements

  • B.S. in Accounting
  • Masters of Accounting PreferredManager