Foot Locker, Inc. is the world's leading retailer of athletically inspired shoes and apparel. Headquartered in New York City, it operates approximately 3,500 athletic retail stores in 21 countries in North America, Europe and Australia under the brand names Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Footaction, Champs Sports and CCS.
Additionally, the Company's Footlocker.com/Eastbay/ CCS business operates a direct-to-customers business offering athletic footwear, apparel and equipment through its Internet and catalog channels. We attribute our success to the drive and intelligence of our associates. Operating in team-driven culture, our goals as a company are boundless.
Foot Locker, Inc. is seeking an experienced accounting professional to join the Financial Reporting Team. Reporting to Director of Financial Reporting, incumbent will be responsible for preparing supporting documentation for Foot Locker, Inc. SEC (Securities & Exchange Commission) reporting (Form 10-Qs and Form 10-K), as well as other miscellaneous reporting requirements (Form 11-Ks, etc.). Incumbent will also be responsible for assisting with the SOX compliance in the area of financial reporting
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepare and review SEC external reporting documents
Manage XBRL reporting
Assist with the coordination of annual audit and quarterly review activities of external auditors
Monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance, provide US GAAP interpretation and prepare technical memorandums that document issues in a
clear, logical and comprehensive manner
Communicate and explain accounting issues and evolving accounting guidance to the management team
Create, implement and maintain comprehensive worldwide accounting policy documents to improve clarity and consistency
Act as the technical resource for the worldwide accounting teams
Support month end and year end closings, including the preparation of complex accounting entries
Perform other duties as assigned
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
A minimum of 5 years related work experience is required; public accounting experience preferred
CPA license required
Must have working knowledge of US GAAP and SEC requirements
Exceptional problem-solving, organizational and analytical skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Experience working on cross functional teams, multitasking and managing time independently with little direction
Proficient with Microsoft office Suite (i.e., Excel, Word, etc.)
Keyword: SEC Reporting, SOX
From: Foot Locker, Inc.
Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL) is the world's leading retailer of athletically inspired footwear and apparel. Headquartered in New York City,...