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Senior Accounting Policy Manager, Technical Accounting - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Senior Accounting Policy Manager, Technical Accounting - RT

Richmond, Virginia 23277

RESPONSIBILITIES

Serve as an internal expert, consultant and resource regarding complex accounting topics for unique, new or non-standard transactions

Interact with business and function leaders on matters impacting accounting, financial reporting and controllership

Monitor emerging accounting guidance (US GAAP, IFRS, and/or U.S. Statutory Accounting Principles) and communicate potential changes and implications to various stakeholders

Selectively influence potential new accounting and capital rules

Lead the assessment and oversee implementation of new technical accounting and financial reporting standards

Document accounting policies and methodologies

Research, resolve and document technical accounting and financial reporting matters presented by business and function leaders

Lead annual reviews of complex accounting areas (e.g., goodwill recoverability, embedded derivatives, variable interest entities)

Communicate with all levels within the organization on technical accounting topics

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. BS/BA degree in Accounting

2. CPA

3. At least 7 years of public accounting and/or insurance or financial services industry experience

4. SEC reporting experience (e.g., 10K, 10Q, 8-K)

5. Strong technical accounting and financial reporting skills

6. Ability to read, analyze and interpret accounting literature to support technical accounting conclusions

7. Insurance accounting experience - PREFERRED

8. Experience with implementation of new accounting standards or interpreting existing accounting guidance - PREFERRED

9. Experience with evaluating complex transactions and/or accounting guidance - PREFERRED

10. IFRS experience - PREFERRED

11. Salary Expectation?

12. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

13. Complete Current Address