Job #1444: Director of Corporate Accounting - Norwalk, CT (8-13-20)

Job Title

Job #1444: Director of Corporate Accounting - Norwalk, CT (8-13-20)

Location

Connecticut

Salary

Open

Director, Corporate Accounting

 

Norwalk, CT, USA

 

Lead a team of accounting professionals, based in the United States of America, which is responsible for the timely and accurate reporting of financial results according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the United States as well as compliance with our internal control framework.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure timely and accurate completion of monthly financial results
  • Support other finance teams in the completion of their tasks (e.g. annual plan and forecasts, earnings releases and SEC filings)
  • Optimize usage of Workday and develop new and improved approaches to monthly tasks to help streamline the monthly close and shorten the close cycle
  • Supervise and develop a staff of professional accountants

 

Required Skills:

  • Bachelors' Degree with 15+ years’ experience in accounting/finance leadership positions
  • Experience with any of the following ERPs: Workday, Oracle or SAP
  • Significant experience in closing the books of a publicly traded organization with a global footprint
  • Proven track record of implementing new accounting pronouncements
  • Big 4 experience
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Ability to work closely with the technical accounting team to ensure proper adoption of new accounting standards
  • Experience performing and documenting research on the USGAAP accounting codification
  • Ability to oversee the completion of multiple projects/tasks at the same time

Highly Desired:

  • Experience in accounting for stock based compensation and derivatives

 

Interested candidates should e-mail resume to Brian Pietraccini at brian.pietraccini@russelltobin.com. Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the Firm program. Make sure to include Job #1444 in the subject line and to copy friendsoffirm@eisneramper.com on your email.