Accounting Manager


Atlanta, GA

Industry: Manufacturing / Packaging


11 - 15 years

Posted 284 days ago

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Our client is a leading manufacturer for products utilized for major retail outlets. Their accounting operations are essential to the ongoing efficiency of the company and they wish to hire a Accounting Manager that will be responsible for all aspects of financial statement preparation, financial analysis, internal controls, fixed asset accounting, tax filings & reporting, internal and external audits, and related functions. 


Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Responsible for the monthly general ledger close, the preparation of financial reports and account reconciliations 
  • Maintaining the general ledger records in accurate condition and in accordance with GAAP regulations 
  • Maintaining the accounting records for the general ledger account system in an organized manner 
  • Providing complete account analysis and transaction research upon request by the Corporate Controller 
  • Assisting in the year-end audit process through the preparation of audit schedules, account analysis and providing explanations to auditor requests 
  • Compile composite reports from individual reports of subordinates required by management or government agencies. 
  • Studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency of department 
  • Provides financial analysis and support to the Operations Team 
  • Manage day to day accounting operations and ensure there is a process in place for every critical operation 
  • Determines work procedures, prepare work schedules and expedites workflow 
  • Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. 
  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. 
  • Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. 

Job Requirements;-

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting required 
  • CPA 
  • 10-12 years comparable accounting experience 
  • Able to communicate effectively across the organization - excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Must have strong leadership, organizational, planning, and follow-up skills. Ability to coach and mentor individuals within his/her team and drive accountability on outlined deliverables. 
  • Working knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word, Budgeting, Financial Reporting and general ledger software, AS400, Oracle R12, Sage Fixed Assets 
$100K - $120K