***Position will be based 45 minutes from downtown Memphis.
This position will be handling more technical accounting matters and complex transactions to ensure compliance including debt reporting requirements for private placement bonds and documenting internal controls. We are looking for someone who will bring fresh ideas for improving business decisions.
Job Duties Include:
Understanding the deliverables and satisfying requests from multiple complex business arrangements.
Very technically savvy and forms accounting positions based on research and a thorough understanding of GAAP and SEC reporting requirements.
Handling the accounting for non-routine and complex transactions such as grants, accretion of discounts, bonds, debt payments, leases under the new GAAP standards, etc.
Preparing annual and quarterly financial statements in accordance with GAAP and SEC requirements including footnotes and other disclosures.
Processing all accounting transactions related to the Parent (holding) Company.
Overseeing the implementation of SOX 404.
Identifying cost drivers and developing meaningful metrics used to make business decisions.
Coordinating and is the point person for annual audits and quarterly reviews.
Developing IT and manual internal controls to ensure complete and accurate financial records.
Coordinating and preparing pertinent information for the Management Team, Board of Directors, and Auditors.
Identifying and implementing process improvements to enhance overall efficiency.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field. CPA required.
Prior experience with accounting research and the ability to record related transactions.
4+ years of relevant and progressive experience in general accounting, preparation of financial statements including compliance with SEC rules and regulations, budgeting and forecasting in a manufacturing environment.
Good understanding of SOX 404 requirements.