External Reporting Manager
We are thrilled to be working with a $5B MN based company that's going public and looking to build out a key function of their business!! This is a company known for having an amazing corporate culture and an incredibly sharp leadership team that knows how to have fun at work! We are looking for an External Reporting Manager with at least 5-8 years of experience in financial audit or reporting. If you are coming straight from public accounting we would prefer you to have worked with SEC registered clients. This is not a traditional "cookie cutter" role, so if you are looking for a challenging and unique opportunity that will position you for success, we are interested in speaking with you. You can apply online or reach out directly to Lindsay Dubbeldee for more information – LDubbeldee@skywatersearch.com.
o Assist in the implementation of new accounting pronouncements or in accounting research related to financial statement presentation and disclosures o Coordinate the preparation of external financial reports in compliance with SEC and other regulatory reporting requirements o Prepare drafts of financial statements, footnotes and management’s discussion and analysis o Serve as an effective liaison with external and internal auditors on reporting matters and annual engagement o Create and foster a positive working environment within and across functional areas o Provide accounting guidance on accounting related matters o Research current and emerging accounting issues and implement related accounting policies and procedures o Responsible for Transfer Pricing guidelines and policies o Involved in Global Consolidation of Financial Statements o Assist outside tax preparers with provision and return information o Assist with compliance with GAAP and regulatory accounting o Prepare accounting analysis and whitepapers o Analyze business transactions and propose accounting treatment o Facilitate and support identification of process improvements
Desired Skills and Experience
o A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting o CPA certification o Minimum of 5-8 years of experience in Audit or Reporting o Ability to communicate effectively both orally and written when working with all levels of management and employees, clients, external vendors and other business associates o Ability to clearly communicate directions and information o Demonstrates good interpersonal skills o Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with, staff, management, vendors and clients o Ability to manage multiple projects o Demonstrate excellent organizational and problem solving skills o Ability to handle confidential information in a trustworthy manner o Ability to maintain the highest standards of professional conduct at all times
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