Accounting Manager

Employer
TEKsystems, Inc
Location
Hanover, MD
Posted
Jan 22, 2022
Closes
Jan 26, 2022
Ref
326184425
Hours
Full Time
Who are we? Were partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leaderin Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. Thats the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company. Why Us We believe in cultivating an environment that breeds opportunity and encourages people to be the best version of themselves. Our team members see work as more than just a jobits a career built on passion, grit and ambition. From achieving personal success to lifting others up to do the same, we all rise together. We help people achieve their goalsand then some. Our culture is centered around making an impact. We believe in doing what we love and encouraging others to do the same. Whatever direction youre headed, youll find talented, driven and passionate members of the TEKsystems family creating meaningful work. The Accounting Manager is responsible for overseeing the monthly close and overall care of the financial statements of certain entities. This includes a heavy emphasis on the analysis of the income statement accounts, consolidation of financials, preparation of the income statement, and overall integrity of balance sheet and income statements. Other main functions include maintaining our financial reports, partnering with our UK counterparts to coordinate periodic reporting, and maintain reporting for budget tool. Individual should have a full understanding of appropriate GAAP and associated business processes. A qualified individual must be detailed oriented, have strong analytical skills, and display a strong work ethic. The individual must be able to communicate with other entities and departments regarding accounting impact and functionality. The Accounting Manager will also be responsible for the management and development of the Lead Accountant. This position will report directly to the Controller. Responsibilities Essential Functions: Ensures an accurate and timely close process by overseeing close procedures and the preparation of monthly financial statements involving multiple countries and currencies Responsible for North American Balance Sheets and reconciliations Partner with UK Accounting counterparts to ensure accurate and timely reporting for consolidations Analyze current processes, identify inefficiencies, and suggest improvements Partner with our external auditors Work on special projects as needed across all Financial Reporting Teams Manage, develop, and evaluate Accounting Lead Qualifications Requisite Abilities and/or Skills: They should have a proven track record of delivering accurate and timely reporting and should be able to hit the ground running within a high performing corporate finance department. Experienced with overall financial close including preparation of general ledger reconciliations Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from leaders and corporate departments Strategic thinker with excellent analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal, and relationship building skills Capable of balancing multiple work demands and setting priorities to meet strict deadlines Ability to effectively evaluate talent and hold team member, peers, and supervisors accountable Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office and especially Microsoft Excel Experience with PeopleSoft & Oracle Hyperion Financial Management a plus Minimum Education and/or Experience: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or CPA 2+ years supervisory experience 5+ years of work experience related to financial accounting Displays strong leadership qualities