Mgr, Accounting in Green Bay, WI at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 8/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

WI Green Bay Willowbrook

Job Type:

Finance Accounting

Job Posting Title:

Mgr, Accounting

Job Description:

The Corporate Accounting Manager is a manager level accounting position handling transactional accounting and management reporting for the Green Bay Financial Shared Service team.    This position will be involved in the areas of Plant Accounting, Transactional/GAAP accounting, SEC and Management reporting.  The position will report to the Director, Record to Report.

This position is responsible for leading a team that handles internal and external financial reporting tasks, SG&A transactions and reporting, payroll accounting, balance sheet accounting, variance accounting, and reporting, month-end close and assisting with company acquisitions and integrations.  This position will also be responsible for internal and external audit and tax requests.

Month-end Close responsibilities include journal entries and reconciliations and reviewing others’ journal entries, reconciliations, and reports.  Ensure proper documentation is being completed to comply with SOX requirements. 

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Corporate Accountants during the month-end process and on regular reporting and integration projects and processes.
  • Month-end work including preparation and review of journal entries, account reconciliations, and completion of other ad hoc requests. 
  • Involvement in confidential accounting transactions such as bonus accruals, pension accounting, stock compensation, severance, and plant closing activities.
  • Guide Corporate Accounting team in SAP ERP enhancements and multi-entity accounting guidance and support.
  • Assist with and review of SEC reports and footnotes.
  • Assist and lead reporting changes/requirements for acquisition system integrations.  Includes but not limited to acquisition accounting, SAP integrations, and providing corporate guidance to Controllers from newly acquired entities.
  • Lead reporting improvement efforts in all financial systems for the Corporate Accounting Team.  This includes but not limited to Financial Reporting projects, Consolidation coordination with Canadian entities and acquired companies.
  • Regular SAP system maintenance, setup, and review of new system requests

Required Experience & Education:

  • Ability to solve problems while coordinating projects, communicating changes and monitoring progress
  • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment meeting deadlines with accurate and detailed results
  • Excellent communication skills, written and oral, for effective interaction with all levels of company personnel
  • Highly motivated, energetic, hands-on
  • Occasional travel to business meetings
  • Bachelor’s Degree:  Accounting/Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • Seven to ten years of progressive accounting and management experience

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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