Accounting Director

Recruiter
Century Group
Location
Los Angeles, California, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
23 Oct 2020
Closes
24 Oct 2020
Ref
35070
Job role
Finance director
Experience level
Director
An exciting tech company is looking to hire a Director of Accounting for a direct-hire opportunity.

Responsibilities
  • Analyze accounting and financial reporting considerations for complex accounting topics such as revenue recognition, leasing, business combinations, segment reporting, goodwill/intangible assets, derivative transactions, consolidation and others
  • Help ensure the appropriate accounting conclusions are reached for transactions affecting Company's reporting requirements
  • Develop our accounting policies to ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards
  • Influence the end-to-end implementation of accounting policies and best practices
  • Monitor, review, research, and interpret US GAAP and IFRS standards and analyze new accounting pronouncements for financial statement and operational impact to Company
  • Review documents, including contracts, to identify accounting issues and propose solutions or alternatives
  • Manage the research, documentation, and accounting resolution for new or proposed transactions
  • Additionally, document the potential financial statement and operational impact to affected teams


Required Qualifications
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in a Big 4 Assurance role and corporate accounting experience in a senior leadership role
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance with a CPA license
  • Experience with growth companies in technology or entertainment
  • Knowledge of IFRS and ability to distinguish the main differences between US GAAP and IFRS
  • Can demonstrate a high degree of technical proficiency with complex accounting research and technical accounting activities under both US GAAP and IFRS
  • Can apply the know-how of technical accounting and financial reporting standards
  • Project management skills with experience working on several large projects
  • Experience reviewing complex legal contracts and evaluating business, operational, and accounting effects
Reference# 35070