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Sr. Manager, Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting

Company: Saks Off 5th
Location: New York
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

What This Position Is All About:We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager who will lead all aspects of financial reporting and technical accounting. This role will report to the Assistant Controller and will provide a tremendous opportunity to build a new SEC reporting function. What You Have:

  • Bachelors degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or a related field
  • 8+ years of relevant experience (retail/e-commerce and prior IPO experience preferred)
  • Combination of Big 4 public accounting and public company experience with focus on SEC reporting and technical accounting
  • CPA License or equivalent
  • Strong understanding of the SEC reporting process (10Q, 10K, earnings release) and ability to navigate complex accounting items and disclosures
  • Expert knowledge of US GAAP standards applicable to retail and e-commerce industry including revenue recognition (ASC 606), leases (ASC 842) and stock-based compensation (ASC 718)
  • Expert knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
  • A strong leader able to develop reports, motivate teams, collaborate across departments, work closely with management, and take initiative
  • Experience with a financial reporting tools (i.e., Workiva) and XBRL tagging are preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    As The Senior Manager, Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting you will:
    • Build and maintain a process to manage the timely and accurate preparation of quarterly and annual external financial reports
    • Monitor, assess and implement new US GAAP pronouncements
    • Develop accounting policies and procedures
    • Draft technical accounting policy memos documenting accounting research and conclusions
    • Build the companys internal control policies and procedures
    • Develop the relationship with external auditors in support of all annual audits and quarterly reviews
    • Prepare and compile supporting documents for all SEC filings, ensuring the process follows SOX
    • Stay up to date on changes and activities within the Company and industry to ensure the Companys financial statements properly reflect any new developments
    • Recommend and implement process improvements including automation within the ERP and other tools where possible, to simplify, standardize and streamline processes
      Your Life and Career at Saks OFF 5TH:
      • Be part of an empowered, innovative team; work with an adventurous spirit and a customer-centric mindset; play a critical role in making decisions that will position us to win
      • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities across different functions within our corporate offices, retail stores, photo studios, and distribution centers
      • A culture that promotes a flexible work environment
      • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, dental and vision)
      • An amazing employee discount and other exciting perks


        Thank you for your interest with Saks OFF 5TH. We look forward to reviewing your application.
        Saks OFF 5TH provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Saks OFF 5TH complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Saks OFF 5TH welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessmentby Jobble

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