Buckingham Search

Sr. Financial Analyst, Technical Account & Research

Buckingham Search - Glenview, IL

We are seeking a Senior Financial Analyst, Technical Accounting & Research to perform accounting and SEC reporting and research, assist in updating and maintaining the Company’s Financial Policies & Procedures, and assist in various technical accounting areas. This position will report directly to the Manager, Technical Accounting & Research and requires good working knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements, as well as good communication skills and a desire to work collaboratively with other key corporate disciplines and with financial and business personnel worldwide across the organization’s multiple industries. This role offers significant exposure to various corporate departments in the company’s global headquarters as well as interaction with key operational personnel in the company’s many businesses around the world.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Work closely with various financial reporting teams in the preparation and review of the Company’s financial filings with the SEC (10-Q, 10-K, 8-K)
  • Monitor accounting literature for new reporting requirements that potentially impact the Company and participate in the implementation of new accounting standards
  • Perform technical accounting and SEC reporting research and document the initial conclusions in technical whitepapers
  • Consult with operating and finance personnel at corporate and within the company’s diversified group of businesses related to accounting questions and the implementation of financial policies and procedures
  • Contribute to the oversight of complex areas of accounting under U.S. GAAP such as accounting for restructuring costs, impairment testing of goodwill and other intangible assets, and preparation of the statement of cash flows
  • Work closely with the Technical Accounting team in the development, revision and maintenance of the Company’s Financial Policies & Procedures
  • Participate and/or lead various Corporate Finance & Accounting projects to improve the overall efficiency, timeliness and accuracy of financial processes

 

Requirements:

 

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred
  • Minimum of 3-4+ years of experience in public accounting and/or technical accounting role for a public company
  • Proficient in U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Self-motivated and able to balance multiple projects
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to work inde


Posted On: Friday, October 28, 2022



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