General Accounting Manager will be responsible for managing, training, motivating and mentoring professional accounting staff. This position will report to the Director of Accounting. Position will partner with Finance Management team in improving processes and implementing more efficient ways to conduct business; strong problem solving skills are a must. Manager of General Accounting will be responsible for day-to-day supervision and professional development of team, will manage month-end, year-end close processes, review and approve various Balance Sheet reconciliations and Journal Entries, develop and enforce policies and controls to ensure books and records are accurate and assets are safeguarded. This position will also be responsible for performing yearly external audits, maintaining and updating accounting policies, ensuring accurate and timely company tax and business filings, performing asset tracking and management and managing sales commission calculations.
Candidates must have minimum of 3 years of experience in a supervisory role. Minimum of 5 years expereince in accounting, preferrably public accounting experience. Excellent communication skills; able to deal easily and effectively with all levels of personnel. Strong GAAP, multitasking, analytical and problem solving skills. Strong leadership skills. Familiarity with internal controls is essential. Must be able to work in a fast pace environment and prioritize multiple changing priorities. Advanced Excel skills required. Familiarity with MS Access preferred. CPA and/or CMA certification preferred. BA in Accounting, Finance or related field.