Manager of Accounting
DESCRIPTION: Our client, a major division of a Fortune 100 company, seeks a Manager of Accounting to join their team. Reporting directly to the Assistant Controller, you will have high exposure within the organization and the opportunity for future advancement, either within this division or in other divisions of the company. The company provides competitive salary, the potential for bonus incentives, 401(k) and pension plan and full MBA tuition assistance.
This is a very unique opportunity to join one of the top companies in the country, reporting directly to an Assistant Controller from whom you will be able to learn from, mentor with and continue your professional development. This is a chance to take your career to the next level with a company that has a proven track record of promoting from within and offering numerous growth opportunities and long-term career options, both in Syracuse and also in other areas of the U.S./World! If you have been seeking to join a premier company, where you will be challenged and rewarded for your successes and accomplishments, while working alongside a group of top-notch professionals, this is an opportunity worth exploring!
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Responsibilities include the supervision and development of 10 staff; oversee the closing process for 3 lines of business; ensure that accounting principles are being followed; consolidation and analysis of the financial results of the U.S. based businesses; oversight of the allocation of corporate expenses to the appropriate business units; staying ahead of the curve as it relates to new and proposed accounting pronouncements and reporting standards; spearhead process improvement initiatives to streamline the monthly closing and financial reporting process; manage special projects.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting; CPA a must; 7+ years of progressive experience in either public accounting or a mix of public and private industry; strong technical accounting and financial reporting skills; knowledge of Hyperion a plus, but not required; excellent oral and written communication skills.