Sr Accountant - At Home Services
The Home Depot - Atlanta, GA

This job posting is no longer available on Home Depot. Find similar jobs: Senior Accountant jobs - The Home Depot jobs

POSITION PURPOSE -
The person in this position will be responsible for preparing month-end close journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations and other miscellaneous ad hoc projects for Home Depot Interiors (HDI).

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES -
  • Project accounting

  • Monthly preparation, review and analysis of assigned accounts and review of specified accounts assigned to staff accountants included in the consolidated and divisional profit and loss statements and balance sheet.

  • Preparation and/or review of monthly account reconciliations in accordance with Finance Account Reconciliation Standards.

  • Position will be required to take a leadership role in departmental training and development and be committed to work in a team-oriented environment.

  • Preparation, review, and analysis of management reporting

NATURE AND SCOPE -
  • Typically reports to Finance and Accounting

  • No associates report to this role on a permanent basis, but requires the leadership of a work group: assign and review work, train and contribute to performance appraisal (but not hiring, firing or disciplinary action).

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS -
  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Must be eighteen years of age

  • Must pass the Drug Test

  • Must pass the Background Check

  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable

EDUCATION REQUIRED -
  • The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

YEARS OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE - 2

PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS -
  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS -
  • Experience in Financial System conversion including Data Migration and Application Integration. Candidate must be a pro-active self-starter with solid time management skills. Must have the ability to handle changing priorities, multi-task outside primary areas of responsibility, establish good business relationships, work directly with management, and have demonstrated leadership ability to manage departmental projects and/or initiatives. Expected to handle confidential company financial and operational information in a responsible manner.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS -
  • BBA or Masters in Accounting/Finance

  • CPA preferred

  • 2+ years of Accounting/General Ledger experience

  • Background should include monthly close, account reconciliation preparation, P&L review, variance analysis, and process improvements.

  • Proven analytical, problem identification and resolution skills

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES -
  • Solid foundation in Accounting

  • Ability to work with many people across multiple departments

  • Knowledge of construction accounting is a +

  • SAP knowledge is a +

Home Depot - 9 months ago - save job - copy to clipboard
About this company
10,794 reviews
The Home Depot is the global leader in home improvement and fourth largest retailer in the world. Providing superior customer service and...