Accounting Manager

Location: Marietta, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $115,000.00 - $125,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 11/30/2017
Job ID: 02546467
Job Description

This Accounting Manager position is within a fast-growth, multi-billion dollar company on the NW side of Atlanta. Company is new to the area and in the process of establishing its teams & processes. Great opportunity to come in and put your name on something! This position reports directly to the corporate controller. Responsible for providing supervision for an assigned team and for facilitating semi-complex to complex accounting work to include fixed assets, accounts payable, accounts receivable and General Ledger in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures. Assist with all aspects of the Accounting Department.


PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Accounting Manager leads all financial administration and fiscal management of a business unit and communicates any potential profitability or risk to the business unit Controller, while overseeing Accounting staff.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: Accounting Manager typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Oversee the monthly close cycle and improve/enhance the current process
  • Maintain compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and all Company financial policies and procedures.
  • Prepare complicated cost reports
  • Review operational budgets and analyze variances against budget and prior months’ costs at a high level
  • Assist in the preparation of the year-end and other intermittent audits; ensure auditors are provided with accurate and defensible information.
  • Report to internal management on financial updates
  • Update, produce and analyze reports
  • Manage the information flow from all systems to ensure accurate report production
  • Manage monthly close cycle for several entities
  • Supervise staff of 4 Sr. and 4 Staff Accountants

 

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION

  • BS in Accounting or Finance; advanced degree preferred
  • CPA & Public Accounting a plus
  • 7-10 years experience preferred

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Proficient in SAP