Technical Accounting Manager

Chicago Permanent USD100,000 - USD135,000
  • Remote opportunity (1 day in office per month)
  • Global exposure in a billion dollar company

About Our Client

My client is a global, $3B manufacturing leader in the packaging industry. My client works with organizations in the Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Beauty industries and more! My client is highly invested in their people and have a great company culture and they are looking for a candidate that will be a culture add to their team!

The Technical Accounting Manager will be the subject matter expert on all things Technical Accounting. The ideal Technical Accounting Manager will have a strong knowledge of US GAAP and experience with External Reporting. The Manager of Technical Accounting will interface with the FP&A and Global Consolidations teams, Senior and Director level leaders and beyond. This is a great opportunity for someone that is looking for a role with a Global, multi-billion-dollar organization that offers regular exposure to Senior Leadership, professional growth and development opportunities, and a thriving company culture.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

  • Evaluate and implement new accounting standards
  • Ensure the application of GAAP to complex transactions
  • Consult on impact of new accounting policy changes and advise on the impact to the company
  • Write and train on global accounting policies and procedures
  • Facilitate webinars as Technical Accounting subject matter expert
  • Effectively liaise with various Business Unit leaders and the greater Accounting & Finance team
  • Design, implement, and document policies and procedures
  • Apply relevant guidance and draft accounting memos to support conclusions

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 4+ years Accounting experience
  • Experience with a publicly traded company/publicly traded clients is a MUST
  • Technical Accounting and External Reporting experience
  • Proficient knowledge in U.S. GAAP and SEC regulations
  • CPA preferred
  • SAP & SAP BPC experience preferred
  • Experience building and maintaining strong working relationships in an internationally diverse cultural environment

What's on Offer

  • Remote work opportunity: 1-2 days in office per month
  • Bonus structure
  • Great benefits: PTO, 401K match, and more
  • Great work environment - highly collaborative team, positive atmosphere, ample opportunity for professional development
  • Global exposure within a $3B organization
Contact
Connor Forgue
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5287094

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Connor Forgue
Job Reference
JN-022022-5287094