Corporate Accounting Manager - Consolidations & Systems

Genesee & Wyoming   •  

Rochester, NY

5 - 7 years

Posted 185 days ago

Corporate Accounting Manager – Consolidations & Systems

Tracking Code295509-841Job Description

  • Supervise effective and timely monthly U.S. GAAP multi-national financial close and internal reporting, including the consolidation, preparation and analysis of financial statements
  • Supervise and support the recording and reporting of corporate functions
  • Supervise key accounting processes (i.e., Stock Compensation, Pension)
  • Support the Company’s external reporting processes, including the annual audit and quarterly reviews of the consolidated financial statements and other requests for services performed by the Company's external auditors
  • Manage accounting and reporting systems business owner relationship with IT
  • Continually assess effectiveness and efficiency of accounting operations, identifying and implementing opportunities for improvement as well as establishing and evaluating appropriate observable metrics
  • Support the company’s merger-and-acquisitions activities, including participating in due diligence activities and ensuring effective integration of accounting processes
  • Support internal audit activities within sphere of influence
  • Supervise and train assigned staff
  • Manage other projects and perform other duties as assigned

Reporting Relationships

  • Reports to AVP/Assistant Controller, Corporate Accounting & Reporting

 

Required Skills

Technical Competencies

  • Accounting knowledge
  • Data analysis
  • Strategic perspective
  • Problem solving
  • ERP software knowledge

General Competencies

  • Communication
  • Cross cultural awareness
  • Managing across boundaries
  • Decision making
  • Client service

Traits

  • Accurate
  • Detail orientated
  • Enjoys challenging work
  • Versatile
  • Independently motivated
  • Ethical

Required Experience

  • BS Accounting and a minimum of 5-7 years related experience
  • MBA preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Multinational company experience preferred
  • Good communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with all levels