Manager, Asia Accounting
Santa Clarita, California
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Holland America Group is currently searching for a highly motivated Manager, Asia Accounting who will ensure the Asia accounting team effectively and efficiently records accounting transactions according to GAAP, in a SOX compliant environment and that financial reporting is accurate and timely in support of the Asia G&A offices and their operations. This position reports to the Director, Treasury, Asia, and G&A Accounting.
We welcome your interest in joining Holland America Group - a division of Carnival Corporation. Holland America Group includes Holland America Line and Seabourn (both headquartered in Seattle, Washington), Princess Cruise Lines (headquartered in Santa Clarita, California), and P&O Australia (headquartered in Sydney). Holland America Group operates a combined total of 41 cruise ships with 36,000 employees worldwide. This position will be located in our Santa Clarita office.
Oversees month-end close and related month, quarter and annual corporate and management reporting.
Manages account reconciliation process to ensure accuracy, efficiency and completeness.
Ensures internal and external audits are sufficiently supported.
Coordinates Asia office local audits to fulfill country regulatory requirements as needed.
Provides financial data to assist operations groups in managing their business activities.
Strengthens working relationships with operations, financial planning, and executive management teams.
Assists operating departments with financial understanding and analysis as opportunities arise.
Advises on financial information required to complete regulatory filings and surveys for each country office.
Identifies and facilitates potential process improvements, including system enhancements.
Coordinates across groups to build inclusive solutions when multiple parties are impacted.
Encourages staff to examine, question and improve existing processes.
Manages special projects as assigned.
Leads regularly scheduled staff meetings to direct team in meeting individual, department and company goals.
Coaches staff in understanding of technical accounting and leadership/management style.
Bachelor's degree with 5+ years experience in GAAP accounting within a Sarbanes-Oxley environment
2+ years managerial experience in a supervisory capacity
CPA desired but not required
Strong GAAP accounting with application to operating departments and Sarbanes-Oxley knowledge
Excellent verbal and written communication
Experience evaluating and improving financial processes and controls
Experience with multiple currency and legal entity financial reporting for international operations
Strong knowledge of computerized accounting systems, Oracle preferred
Flexible Work Schedule! 9/80 alternative workweek schedule providing each employee with one (1) weekday off every two weeks.
Time off benefits
Employee Stock Purchase Plan - up to a 15% discount off of FMV of CCL stock
Next StepsApply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our goal is to be the number one cruise and cruise-tour provider. To make that happen, we need qualified, top-notch team members. If you're looking to get your talent noticed, apply today! Our application process is quick and easy:
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Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.