Mgr I - Accounting in Clearwater, FL at PODS

Date Posted: 8/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

 JOB SUMMARY

The Accounting Manager will be responsible for supervising, monitoring, and evaluating day-to-day accounting activities. The position will be responsible for supervising staff and/or senior accountants, coordinating and facilitating external audits, and assisting with internal and external financial reporting requirements. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with month-end close by managing resources accordingly to ensure the quality of the financial statements
  • Complete and review accounting reconciliations timely, which could include fixed assets, inventory, leasing, and other accounts
  • Create, review, and post journal entries
  • Supervise, lead and manage direct reports within the Accounting Department
  • Assist in the coordination of the external audit of the Company’s financial statements including preparation of support schedules and managing open/action item lists pertaining to the audit
  • Lead and facilitate development and documentation of new technical accounting policies and procedures
  • Provide feedback and coaching of direct reports via formal and informal performance management
  • Participate in or lead various ad hoc and other special accounting projects
  • May assist in the preparation of the Company’s monthly financial reporting
  • May assist with acquisition accounting set-up in the general ledger system
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

 

MANAGEMENT & SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILTIES

  • Typically reports to Management. Direct supervisor job title(s) typically include:  Controller II - Assistant or Controller
  • Job is directly responsible for managing other employees (e.g., hiring/termination and/or pay decisions, performance management). Job title example(s) of employees directly supervised:  Accountant, Accountant II, Supervisor I  

Job Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • 5 to 8 years of accounting experience is ideal
  • Intermediate-to-advanced knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX (preferred but not required)
  • Possess math skills sufficient to perform required duties
  • Prior supervisory/management experience
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to manipulate large amounts of data
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in public accounting (preferred but not required)
  • Active CPA license strongly preferred
  • Working knowledge of fixed assets, ASC 842, and inventory controls

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to sit at a desk and use a computer for up to 8 hours a day; Ability to use hands and fingers to type on a keyboard and use a mouse to navigate; Vision sufficient to view small details on a computer monitor
  • Ability to hear and verbally communicate using a telephone handset and/or connected headset device

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Regular business hours. Some additional hours may be required.
  • Travel requirements: Approximately less than 10%
  • Climate-controlled office environment during normal business hours.
  • May be subject to pre-employment criminal background check and/or drug screening as well as random drug screenings in accordance with company policy
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