Tuesday , November 30 2021

Manager, Technical Accounting – Home Depot Application

Website The Home Depot

Job Description:

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Technical Accounting and Policy, this role will have responsibility and accountability for research and resolution of complex technical accounting matters. This role will also assist with development and maintenance of the company’s accounting policy manual, including the establishment and implementation of new policies and updates to existing policies as needed. The ideal candidate will have strong background in technical accounting and US GAAP requirements, exposure to public company reporting requirements, as well as excellent written, communication and organization skills. Must be an extremely detail oriented self-starter with a passion for technical accounting and ability to work independently.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage and resolve complex technical accounting matters.
  • Identify potential technical accounting issues and direct the technical accounting research, preparation and review of robust accounting research memorandums.
  • Assist and educate members of the finance organization and other areas of the business on the accounting treatment of new transactions or business initiatives on an as needed basis.
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of the Company’s global accounting policy manual, including working with various different stakeholders to draft and implement new accounting policies.
  • Proactively evaluate the impact of new accounting pronouncements, and assist with the overall implementation of new accounting guidance, including assistance with the facilitation of trainings on new accounting standards and policy implementation.
  • Work closely with local controllers and finance/accounting teams to provide excellent business partnership, as well as educate, implement and ensure compliance with US GAAP requirements and internal policies.
  • Assist with form 10-Q and 10-K preparation by drafting technical matter specific disclosures and reviewing designated footnote disclosures.

Job Requirements:

  • Reports to Senior Manager, Technical Accounting and Policy
  • Accountable for direct supervision of the work activities of others. In addition to personnel issues – including selection, termination, performance appraisal and professional development of subordinates.
  • Must be eighteen years of age or older.
  • Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.Undergraduate and/or Masters in Accounting
  • CPA, or international equivalent, required
  • Exposure to public company (SEC-regulated) financial reporting
  • Proven analytical, problem identification and resolution skills
  • Demonstrated technical skills including: ability to research complex accounting literature and complete technical analysis with thorough level of documentation

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in “Big 4” Public Accounting is a plus, and/or experience in technical accounting or financial reporting with a public company

Job Details:

Company: The Home Depot

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Human Resources

Job Location: Atlanta, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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