Job Title
Senior Corporate Accounting Manager- Inventory
Date Posted
1/8/2021
Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Summerfield & Associates is seeking a Senior Corporate Accounting Manager for a permanent position in Memphis, TN.


SENIOR CORPORATE ACCOUNTING MANAGER SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for overseeing, developing, and working within the Corporate Finance and Accounting team to prepare financial statements, reports, and budgets. Additionally, this position will be responsible for developing and implementing inventory accounting policies and procedures, controls, and reports for the entire company.

SENIOR CORPORATE ACCOUNTING MANAGER PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead and manage monthly and annual close-related activities, including Operational and GAAP based reporting for areas of responsibility
  • Maintain the accounting, reporting, forecasting and analysis for specified area of business
  • Review and ensure balance sheet reconciliations are properly maintained
  • Maintain and monitor proper accounting, controls and reporting for $125 million of inventory including subjective accounting accruals for excess and obsolete inventory, vendor rebates, capitalized freight, aging of vendor return credits and bad debt allowance
  • Manage, coach and mentor direct reports
  • Partner with Product Management team to provide transparency of part returns, core returns, warranty claims, customer rebates, and internal rebates
  • Management of annual physical inventory at retail, wholesale, distribution center, and remanufacturing operations
  • Identify, recommend, and implement process improvements to support enhanced inventory reporting, accounting efficiency and inventory controls
  • Contribute to strategic projects and initiatives as needed

SENIOR CORPORATE ACCOUNTING MANAGER EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • 5+ years of overall accounting & finance experience
  • Management experience
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting and auditing practices and principles
  • Ability to research accounting questions/concerns and present clear, concise, and actionable findings for management review
  • Well versed in performing detailed balance sheet and P/L analytics
  • Demonstrated ability to look at the root cause of process and efficiency issues and provide solutions
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to work with remote teams and communicate effectively with senior management
  • Proficiency with all Microsoft Office products
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to drive cross-functional projects with operations, product management, sales, finance, and human resources
  • Proven ability to work independently and autonomously in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Out-of-box thinker who can effectively use and improve existing business processes, systems & tools

SENIOR CORPORATE ACCOUNTING MANAGER EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business
  • CPA or CMA and MBA preferred, but not required


Please Apply by e-mailing your resume to:
rploughsorin@summerfield.net