Corporate Reporting Supervisor

Accounting Alpharetta, Georgia


Description

We’re SWM. We’re Essential. 

At SWM, we’ll never be okay with status quo. We are committed to raising standards, providing growth opportunities to our employees and giving our customers the answers, the value, and the edge they need to compete and win. 

At SWM, Essential isn’t just what we make. It’s what we do. 

Every day, our papers, films, and nets and nonwovens are used in a diverse range of products, applications and industries around the world. As experts in highly engineered materials made from fibers, resins and polymers, we provide solutions to make products stronger, more durable and with increased performance. From accessory materials for face shields and medical devices, to protective helmets for hospital workers, law enforcement and military, to support layers for filtration and Reverse Osmosis (RO) applications for clean drinking water – and much more, we are proud to serve customers who make a world of difference in the markets they operate in and the products they improve. 

We have an opportunity for a Corporate Reporting Supervisor in our Shared Services business unit.

Summary of Responsibilities:

The Corporate Reporting Supervisor is a highly visible role that provides corporate and business unit management with timely and accurate financial information and analyses to facilitate sound business decisions. The position supports leading the month end close and consolidation processes including adhoc reporting, analysis of consolidated results, and deciphering finance and accounting data for appropriate accounting and reporting.  The role develops relationships and interacts with business partners across all levels.  This role must be able to identify problems and develop innovative solutions to further efforts toward continuous process improvements as well as support internal controls and corporate financial policies. This is an exciting opportunity to utilize financial expertise in a challenging, rewarding and creative environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide accurate and timely consolidated financial statements and analyses on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Prepare and analyze financial results which could include ad hoc reporting
  • Assist with preparation and review of SEC and other external reporting including press release, 10K, 10Q, and other government reports
  • Provide guidance on technical accounting matters and corporate policies to assist business units globally in their reporting responsibilities
  • Initiate, lead and/or actively participate in special projects that meet the needs of customers, enhance efficiencies and streamline department processes and procedures
  • Lead and contribute to continuous improvement initiatives by identifying opportunities to improve efficiency, adjust to changing conditions and enhance internal controls
  • Maintain process documentation and policies to ensure accuracy, effectiveness and reliability of the established financial controls
  • Perform monthly and quarterly closing responsibilities including preparing journal entries, and performing balance sheet account reconciliations for complex accounting areas
  • Provide oversight and support to the intercompany accounting and elimination process
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert for consolidation application functionality and usage including global support of consolidation and related  reporting processes
  • Provide consolidation system and change management support such as testing for upgrades, configuration changes, or other updates
  • Participate in researching and documenting technical accounting analyses of complex transactions, documenting accounting policies, and monitoring and implementing new accounting standards within corporate accounting
  • Maintain an understanding of the business finance reporting requirements: GAAP, Statutory, Consolidations, Segment, and Tax needs and how users leverage and use information to run functions
  • Coordinate with external auditors to provide requested information
  • Provide additional duties as assigned

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA required, 8+ years of experience

 Required Skills:

  • Experience in a multinational public company and/or a “Big 4” accounting firm is preferred
  • Strong technical knowledge of US GAAP, SEC reporting and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
  • Consolidation systems experience; OneStream or HFM preferred
  • Experience with BlackLine Systems is beneficial
  • Aptitude for systems, processes and driving continuous improvement
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and problem solving capability
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, competing priorities, and deadlines
  • Effective communicator and strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience working across multiple levels, functions and regions
  • Highly motivated, self-starter, team player

Note:  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of this position.

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or other protected status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. SWM International is committed to help individuals with disabilities participate in the workforce, and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at SWM, please email our Talent Acquisition Team at [email protected]