Director of Financial Reporting

Job ID: 02463

Our client, a globally recognizable entertainment organization, seeks a Director of Financial Reporting. This role oversees the preparation and distribution of financial statements for external use and provides an opportunity to collaborate across the organization to ensure compliance with professional standards, SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines. The ideal candidate will oversee the research of technical accounting issues and be able to manage a variety of tasks. The position provides frequent interaction with senior management.  This position is located in Fairfield County, CT.

About the Job:

  • Supervise the preparation of 10-K, 10-Q, and other SEC required documents in a timely manner
  • Improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the external reporting process and the related documentation
  • Prepare quarterly communications with the Company’s Audit Committee
  • Oversee preparation and review of information in support of the annual financial audit and quarterly reviews
  • Point person for the Company’s Sarbanes-Oxley compliance effort
  • Point person for the review, preparation and coordination of the Company’s statutory reporting requirements
  • Document policies and procedures surrounding accounting processes
  • Research accounting treatments and prepare accounting memos for transactions and present findings to senior management
  • Ensure accuracy of accounting staff work through detailed reviews, including the Company’s equity and investment transactions 
  • Oversee special projects and analysis for the CFO and Corporate Controller as needed

About You:

  • 7+ years of related experience, including public accounting
  • Extensive knowledge of GAAP and SEC regulations regarding financial filing requirements
  • Strong analytical/technical skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines under time constraints
  • Demonstrated management experience
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting (Master’s Degree a strong plus)
  • CPA required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • JD Edwards and/or TM1 experience helpful

Please forward qualified resumes to carol@colemancompany.net and reference job ID 02463