Manager Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting in Oak Brook, IL at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 7/11/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Finance Cost Accounting

Job Posting Title:

Manager Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting

Job Description:

Manager, Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting

Job Description:

This role is instrumental to the accounting and financial reporting function in order to support compliance with U.S. GAAP.  The manager of consolidations and technical accounting will own various aspects of the Company’s accounting processes including consolidations, preparation of cash flow statement, support with complex transactions and others. This individual further provides accounting expertise to the organization through assessment of facts and circumstances and performing research of the relevant accounting literature.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The individual in this role will have exposure to and direct interaction with our senior management team. The primary responsibilities of this position are as follows:

  • Preparation and consolidation of the company’s financial statement
  • Support external reporting (10-k, 10-Q, etc) including footnote preparation, review, etc.
  • Support the research and resolution of significant and / or non-routine transactions including but not limited to impairments, acquisitions and divestitures, revenue recognition, leasing
  • Completing special projects and performing other duties as assigned
  • Providing guidance to financial shared service and other members of the controllership organization on various technical accounting matters
  • Preparing accounting memos and analyses position papers
  • Reviewing contracts and developing appropriate accounting treatment
  • Support corporate partners including HR, Facilities, EHS, FP&A and divisional finance on accounting and reporting topics
  • Updating internal accounting policies
  • Coordinating with external reporting team on disclosures in external filings
  • Working with internal and external auditors

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Big four public accounting experience preferred

Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP

Excellent written and verbal presentation and communication skills

Highly organized and demonstrated ability to work on various projects at the same time

Creative thinker with excellent analytical skills

Demonstrated experience in technical accounting and SEC reporting

Ability to navigate reporting systems including BPC and SAP is preferred

Ability to question existing processes to drive continuous improvements

Ability to enhance reporting controls through change

Education:

 Bachelor’s Degree Required – Type: Accounting

 Certification/Licensure Required for Job: CPA

Minimum Experience Preferred:

Minimum 6 years’ experience, with public accounting firm experience preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veterans/Disability

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.

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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