Luxottica Group Mason , OH 45040
Requisition ID: 80481
Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.
In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.
Supporting over 4,500 retail stores in North America, a career in our retail headquarters allows us to stay in touch with the end customer and use their ever-changing behaviors and preferences to shape our offerings of the best eyewear and services.
GENERAL FUNCTION The Accounting Manager is responsible for various function-based accounting activities (e.g. revenue deferrals, recording of legal expense, marketing, etc.). The Accounting Manager also valuates and makes appropriate improvements to internal accounting processes ensuring that practices are in line with the overall goals of the organization.
MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Completes month-end close duties accurately and timely (e.g. recording / approving journal entries, performing variance analysis, etc.).
Interacts with accounting partners in North America and across the world.
Identifies, analyzes and concludes on proper accounting for complicated accounting transactions/areas.
Performs technical accounting research to identify proper accounting treatment or to support current accounting policies/practices.
Prepares/reviews reconciliations for various balance sheet accounts. Analyzes balances to ensure they are accurate. Communicates unreconciled items to management.
Ensures compliance with GAAP and IFRS accounting requirements, as well as Sarbanes-Oxley regulations.
Works directly with internal and external auditors to ensure successful and timely completion of internal audits and quarterly/annual reviews.
Reviews and provides feedback on the work of others, as requested.
Proactively identifies and implements process improvements as necessary.
Special project work as assigned
Bachelors Degree in Accounting
6+ years of relevant experience
Demonstrate willingness and ability to be a self-starter, taking the initiative to solve problems
Demonstrate the ability and desire to initiate and successfully accomplish personal and business goals
Ability to analyze problems, to compile data, to determine facts and reach a logical conclusion
Ability to prioritize and multi task
Constructively challenge the process and take the initiative to search for opportunities to grow, improve and innovate
Effective time management, organizational and communication skills (both written and oral )
Ability to interact professionally with coworkers, management and customers
Ability to build strong business relationships in a team environment
Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at outside of US) or email
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.
Finance & Accounting