Accounting Manager

Posted 3 weeks ago by Robert Half
Culver City, CA
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


Robert Half Management Resources is Recruiting for a strong Finance Director to support our global entertainment client on a 12 month hybrid engagement beginning immediately. The Finance Director will liaise with internal management (Sales, Sales Planners & Finance) to ensure revenue and billing are properly recorded in the system according to contract terms; review and assist in financial reporting for domestic and international; and oversee the shared services team. The Finance Director should have strong accounting skills, be well-versed in navigating system processes, be a strategic thinker, proactive problem solver, flexible to change and passionate about learning and development.

Key Responsibilities:

Contract/Sales Orders Management:

• Work closely with Sales, Sales Planners, and Finance on Contract terms. Review and understand the contract terms implication to revenue and billing.

• Provide guidance to International Finance team to make sure sufficient review is performed on sales orders.

• Review sales orders against contract terms and ensure revenue and billing accuracy prior to approval.

• Review revenue queue and make sure all sales orders are recorded in the system timely.

• Work closely with Sales Planners and Finance to standardize the sales orders review process.

• Coordinate with IT to implement additional document storage as part of the standardizing sales orders review process.

Financial Reporting:

• Review and provide explanation on variances between actual and forecast.

• Review consolidated reports to ensure accuracy

• Review and assist in Management presentations

Costs and Marketing Activities:

• Review consolidated Overhead, Journal Entries and oversee Cost of Goods

• Provide ad hoc reports for marketing and research

• Coordinate with internal teams to enhance Ariba features and improve marketing cost process


Desired Knowledge and Experience:

• Successful track record in Accounting Senior Manager roles

• Strong Accounting experience, 7+ years

• Strong SAP knowledge (S4, BW4 etc.)

• Well versed in maintaining, documenting, and overseeing a control environment for a large-scale corporation

• Proficient in leading/delivering large scale Finance and Accounting projects/programs

• Proficient in leading teams for delivery of Finance and Accounting services and operations

Desired Skills:

• Knowledgeable in Revenue Recognition 606 rules and IFRS accounting

• Ability to lead a team

• Excellent relationship management skills – ability to work closely with a variety of constituencies including Finance and Accounting executives, offshore vendor managers, commercial teams, and technical staff

• Excellent communication skills

• Ability to effectively coordinate and facilitate cooperation from multiple Finance and Accounting groups and key strategic partner to accomplish assignments and goals

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