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Manager Financial Reporting VA #4242

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

Description:

Manager Financial Reporting – VA #4242

Relocation No

Location McLean VA

Our Corporate teams are the backbone of our business. By thinking smarter, sharing better and adapting ahead of the curve, our people here make a meaningful impact for our customers and our customers and our teams. Together, they push further. They define change. And in doing so, they grow their diverse talents while building something to be proud of.

Sitting in our Customers team, you'll be part of a department that puts people first. Some of your responsibilities include areas relating to financial reporting, audit and financial compliance. This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities for interim and year-end audit processes.

The impact you’ll have:

You’ll safeguard our external reported financial statements, compliant with US GAAP.

You’ll have opportunities for research and make recommendations for accounting treatments for new or unusual transactions.

You’ll have exposure to emerging developments in the future of accounting principles.

You’ll ensure that the business fits with quarterly and annual financial disclosure checklists.

You’ll have opportunities to collaborate with Group Finance, asset operational teams, and FP&A teams.

You’ll be commercially savvy and have board teams to lean on and make decisions in conjunction with the Technical Accounting Director

You’re happy being left to your own devices but know when to reach out to other areas of the business in the analysis of business cases, operational initiatives and advise management on the impacts to the valuation, capital structure and cost of capital

The talents you’ll bring:

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

CPA qualification

Minimum of five years’ experience in a large organization exposed to all facets of accounting

Strong technical accounting knowledge

Ability to research new accounting positions

Ability to work collaboratively in teams as well as autonomously

Experience producing comprehensive financial statements in accordance with US GAAP

Experience with auditing processes

High degree of initiative

Excellent problem solving ability

Attention to detail

Customer service oriented

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Ability to meet deadlines and handle multiple tasks

Advanced Excel skills

Public accounting experience

Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:

1. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.

2. CPA.

3. 5+ years of experience in a large organization exposed to all facets of accounting.

4. Strong technical accounting knowledge.

5. Experience producing comprehensive financial statements in accordance with US GAAP.

6. Experience with auditing processes.

7. Strong experience with external reporting.