Director of Finance & Accounting

  • Location
    White Plains, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842887_2793989

For faster response please email your resume directly to Andria Kozak at Andria.Kozak@parkerlynch.com

 

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Our client is looking to hire a Director of Finance & Accounting to work at their headquarters in White Plains, NY.  

 

They are a seeking a candidate wtih 10 to 20 years of accounting experience in the manufacturing or similar industry. The ideal candidate will have foreign currency experience and will also have managed staff. CPA is required.

 

duties:

 

  • Assist with month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closing activities, including preparation and/or review of appropriate journal entries, reconciliations and monthly financial analysis.
  • Review or prepare analysis and journal entries for complex transactions.
  • Prepare annual plan and monthly/quarterly forecast and present to senior leadership
  • Oversee accounting and reporting of domestic and foreign business units including multiple functional and transactional currencies.
  • Interpret, analyze and communicate financial information, such as variance analysis, clearly and concisely.
  • Assist with recurring parent company deliverables, such as monthly/quarterly financial and tax reporting.
  • Oversee tax requirements for multiple tax jurisdictions.
  • Eansure appropriate internal controls are in place and are effective.
  • Support internal and external audits.
  • Oversee monthly external investor accounting and prepare/distribute detailed quarterly reports.
  • Propose and implement improvements in accounting processes, controls, and reporting.
  • Update and maintain accounting policies and procedures.
  • Manage, motivate, and coach accounting staff.
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    Background:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting – CPA
  • Minimum of 12 years of accounting experience – combined public and private experience preferred
  • Previous management experience
  • Experience with month-end close, financial/business analytics and financial planning
  • Global accounting and operations experience, including foreign currency accounting


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