The Senior Accountant Global Inventory Accounting will fill a key role within the Finance organization with accounting, reporting, and variance analysis of key business initiatives along with ongoing operations within the global operations. This role will be responsible for the successful launch of new businesses, setting up new accounting procedures, and provide support for ongoing operations. The ideal candidate will be attracted by the opportunity to have an impact on an entrepreneurial, rapidly growing, and profitable business and to challenge the limits of their professional skills.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Support supply chain initiatives which deliver value to Asurion and assurances that these benefits are driven into the P&L in a timely manner
Assist in developing short and long term goals and objectives, including cost saving initiatives
Provide financial and operational driver analytical insights in helping drive Supply Chain operations success
Responsible for setting up the accounting, reporting, forecasting, and analysis of inventory activities
Provide ad-hoc analysis as needed to help business partners make better decisions in a timely manner
Use accounting concepts and internal company policies to assure internal controls
Use various reporting tools and analysis techniques to turn complex data into accurate and relevant information for end users
Prepare/Create inventory dashboard reports on a weekly/monthly basis
Interact positively and pro-actively between international departments to promote a global team work philosophy
Coordinate flow of information and assimilate data necessary to prepare required reporting
Promote the company's Core Values and adherence to those values
A proven track record of academic and professional excellence.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance, MBA, CPA viewed favorably.
3 year's experience in a high growth or transformational environment with similar responsibilities.
Hands-on style with ability to dig into details.
Deep financial, data mining, and modeling expertise.
Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint.
Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
A self-directed individual with a strong ability to manage ambiguity and who adapts readily and easily to changes in priorities and business conditions.
An individual who is self-confident, competent, outgoing, and independent with a straight forward personality and executive presence.
Entrepreneurial appreciation; talent for leading change to achieve best results.
Fits well in an environment that rewards bright, self-starting, energetic, and action-orientated managers with increasing responsibility and challenge.
Professional and personal integrity beyond reproach
Comfortable working with very sensitive data and able to maintain a high degree of discretion.
Ability to excel in working within an open, flexible, results-oriented, performance based environment.
Ability to work with all levels of people in the company and in the client world.
Proven ability in a "rapid growth environment".
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills