Accounting Manager - Fantastic Team Environment!
Accounting Manager About the Company Our client is a leading retail company seeking an Accounting Manager. The firm boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform. Offering mentors and other resources to allow for both personal and professional growth. Open communication between teams and levels of the organization allows for collaboration and cultivation of new ideas across the department. Job Responsibilities of Accounting Manager As an Accounting Manager, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of the Accounting department including general ledger, financial reporting, process cost accounting, inventory control, accounts payable and receivable, and regulatory filings. Specific duties in this financial management role include: Achieving accounting operational objectives preparing and completing action plans, resolving problems, completing audits, identifying trends, determining system improvements and implementing changes Ensuring an accurate and timely monthly and year-end close along with the timely reporting of all monthly financial information consolidation, and evaluation of financial data as well as preparing special reports Supervise and direct AP, AR and general accounting functions Confirming financial status monitoring revenue and expenses, coordinating the collection, Working with direct reports to establish performance goals and objectives for each year as well as monitoring and advising on the progress to enhance the professional development of staff Maintaining financial security by establishing internal controls We are looking for an Accounting Manager who combines a solid background in accounting and strong organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. You should be detail-oriented and have sound judgment and strong reasoning skills, as well as good analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Specific requirements for the Accounting Manager include: Bachelor's degree of Accounting or a related field, or equivalent business experience, CPA preferred At least 5 years of progressive experience in accounting and finance; hands-on accounting managerial experience preferred Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures Ability to lead, train and develop staff Proficiency in MS Office Suite, with advanced working knowledge of Excel Ability to work efficiently independently as well as part of a team Public accounting experience, a plus Keywords: accounting, accounting manager, financial management, CPA, finance, financial analysis