Director of Accounting Operations- Software Industry

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Our client is a market leader in their niche providing software solutions in the retail industry. They wish to hire a Director of Accounting Operations to lead the accounting team and support the company's growth strategy. The ideal candidate will have software industry and Order to Cash experience.


Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Lead the accounting operations and close process to deliver timely and accurate financial information
  • Mentor and develop accounting team members
  • Assist with technical accounting support on new and complex transactions and work cross-functionally to advise on accounting implications to drive business decisions
  • Coordinate and review the international subsidiaries
  • Coordinate and manage Worldwide consolidations
  • Manage and support the AP cycle, AR cycle and General Accounting Manager
  • Ensure proper internal controls over financial reporting are in place and consistently followed
  • Ensure that corporate policies and accounting procedures are adhered to and in compliance with US GAAP standards and industry best practices
  • Assist with creating workflows within the ERP to improve functionality
  • Provide support to any special and ad-hoc projects


Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA preferred
  • CPA is a big plus
  • 8+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • Must have Software Industry experience
  • Must have Order to Cash experience
  • Thorough knowledge of US GAAP
  • Software revenue recognition is a plus
  • ERP experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead team members in remote location and partner with other business units
  • Proven ability to lead projects and drive change
  • Ability to solve problems and implement process improvements