Robert Half Finance & Accounting Manager, Accounting Policy in Chicago, Illinois

Are you creative, intuitive, driven, intellectually curious, and eager to join a dynamic organization where high-quality work, collaboration, and dedication are deeply imbedded in its corporate culture? If so, our client, a worldwide leader in leasing transportation, is looking for a Manager of Accounting Policy to join their Accounting team and you may be a perfect fit! To apply to this Manager, Accounting Policy position please email your resume separately in a word document to john.sadofsky@roberthalf.com In the subject line of your email type "Manager, Accounting Policy" Job Description: This position will support the Director of Accounting Policy in providing accounting guidance related to proposed transactions and establishing and maintaining corporate accounting and financial reporting policies. The position will also support special projects assigned by the Controller or Director of Accounting Policy. Responsibilities: 1. Provide technical accounting guidance and analysis in support of proposed transactions to ensure conformity with Company policies and generally accepted accounting principles.

  • Review and analyze terms of proposed transaction.

  • Identify and research technical accounting issues.

  • Prepare analysis of accounting results based on forecasted economics.

  • Document conclusions for consideration by management. 2. Support Director of Accounting Policy in establishing and maintaining Company accounting and financial reporting policies and procedures.

  • Provide support to business groups as it relates to interpretation and application of accounting policy matters.

  • Assist in the development and drafting of new policies and revision of existing policies addressing Company accounting treatment and procedures.

  • Maintain database of current policies.

  • Perform and document recurring accounting evaluations (e.g. impairment analyses, hedge effectiveness). 3. Assist Director of Accounting Policy in monitoring proposed and enacted changes to accounting and financial reporting standards.

  • Advise management of important developments and potential impact to Company businesses as appropriate.

  • Assist in providing training to accounting personnel as required.

  • Assist in implementation of new accounting standards including the new lease and revenue recognition guidance. 4 .Special projects as assigned by the Controller or Director of Accounting Policy related to accounting and financial reporting matters.

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Req ID: 01300-0008944371

Functional Role: Accounting Supervisor/Mgr/Dir

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Chicago

Postal Code: 60606

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: MS Excel