The Investment Services Accountant is responsible for moderately complex accounting activities related to the management of fixed assets and projects for the Brand stores, as well as individual Brand sponsored projects. The Accountant provides support for project related financial statement analysis and the blackbook process. The role requires interactions with Project Managers, Tax Analysts, Brand Financial Reporting teams, and other various accounting resources. Position reports to Manager, Investment Services.
The responsibilities include:
-All Project accounting functions for assigned LBI brands, including recording of appropriate project accruals
-Perform CIP analysis and ensure accurate inter-company transfer of fixed asset costs, accumulated depreciation and depreciation expense, and all project related expense to the responsible business units monthly
-All accounting functions including acquisitions, dispositions, transfers, projections, and the monthly close for brand fixed assets
-Ability to review, report and track capital spending, provide financial projections, and advise on budget related issues
-Review and analyze current finance processes, making appropriate recommendations for improvements and efficiencies these business areas
-Interact with the corporate tax department to ensure compliance US and International tax laws
-Perform ad hoc reporting, monthly integrity reports, quarterly reporting schedules for department
-Become familiar with current LBI Capital Policy
-Bachelor's degree in Accounting and/or Finance required
-2-4 years of work experience in Finance or Accounting
-Knowledge of GAAP
-SAP-enabled process experience/skills would be beneficial
-Strong attention to detail coupled with analytical skills
-PC skill proficiency including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access
-Strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
Limited Brands, through its high-emotion brands Victoria's Secret, Bath and Body Works, Pink, La Senza and Henri Bendel, is an international specialty retailer delivering lingerie, personal care and beauty products, apparel and accessories to customers worldwide. Our brands are available in more than 2,600 retail stores in the United States, more than 680 international locations, and through our award-winning internet and catalogue channels. Limited Brands, which recorded sales of $10.4 billion in 2011 and employs more than 90,000 associates, was Fortune's 2011 World's Most Admired specialty retailer.
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