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Corporate GL Accounting Manager

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

Accounting & Finance
Carson City, NV, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

About Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials was founded in 2017 to create a circular supply chain for electric vehicles and clean energy products, making them more sustainable and driving down the cost for batteries. We’re doing this by developing and deploying new technologies to increase the scope and scale of recycled and sustainable materials in the global battery supply chain.

Job Summary:

As the Corporate GL Accounting Manager, you will oversee the general ledger accounting function for our global organization, ensuring accuracy, compliance, and integrity in financial reporting. This role offers the opportunity to lead a team of skilled professionals and drive process improvements within an emerging growth company.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close processes, ensuring timely and accurate preparation of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and company policies.
  • Oversee the maintenance of the general ledger system, including chart of accounts, journal entries, and account reconciliations.
  • Manage and develop a team of GL accountants, providing guidance, training, and performance feedback to ensure the team's success.
  • Establish and maintain internal controls over the general ledger process to safeguard company assets and ensure compliance with internal control requirements.
  • Identify opportunities to streamline and enhance GL accounting processes, implementing best practices to improve efficiency and accuracy.
  • Manage intercompany transactions and reconciliations, ensuring proper elimination of intercompany balances in consolidation.
  • Perform variance analysis and trend analysis on GL accounts, investigating and explaining variances to senior management as needed.
  • Serve as a key liaison for internal and external auditors, providing support and documentation for audits and reviews of GL accounts.
  • Lead or participate in special projects and initiatives related to GL accounting, system implementations, or process enhancements.
  • Collaborate with other finance teams, including FP&A, Tax, and Treasury, to support business initiatives and provide accurate financial information.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance, or related field; CPA preferred.
  • 10 years of progressive experience in general ledger accounting, including 5 years in a supervisory or managerial role, preferably with a “Big 4” firm.
  • Thorough understanding of US GAAP and experience with financial reporting requirements.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and develop staff.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Experience with ERP systems (e.g., SAP, Oracle Fusion) and proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Effective communication skills, with the ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

The position is full-time. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

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