Finance Manager – Technical Reporting & Accounting

International Flavors & Fragrances   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


8 - 10 years

Posted 43 days ago

The Finance Manager will take responsibility for analysis of technical accounting issues and prepare drafts of analyses. Work with the business to gather the required data for analysis. Take the lead on specific initiatives including: purchase accounting; review of leases; review of revenue contracts.

Active participant in special projects as they arise.

Assist in the review of SEC Forms 10-Q, 10-K, 8-K and other required filings for the Company (including review of Proxy and drafting 11-K). On a monthly basis, review regional and corporate journal entries including the share-based compensation calculation.

Over the next year or so focus will be on accounting for a large acquisition, assisting with the lease adoption project and assisting with the Finance Transformation project.

Work closely with the Manager of Financial Reporting and the Manager of Internal Controls/S-OX.

Required Skills

  • Technical accounting research, implementation & documentation 60%
  • Special Projects 10%
  • Consolidation support 10%
  • Reporting (internal and external) support 20%

Required Experience

  • BS in Accounting or Finance.
  • CPA with 6 to 10 years of experience in either public accounting or a mix of public/private experience.
  • Previous experience working in accounting research.
  • Understanding of current U.S. GAAP and FASB technical pronouncements.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Communicate, discuss issues, lead meetings, and work directly with senior management.
  • Excellent teamwork, interpersonal, and relationship management skills are required.
  • Familiarity with SEC reporting.
  • Active CPA license is mandatory.