Full Job Description
Join the thousands of innovators, advocates and forces who are making an impact every day at one of the biggest footwear brands in the world. Whether you love to connect with consumers on the retail floor or want to drive our award-winning powerhouse in new directions, the SKECHERS team is the place to be. Learn more about our brand at skx.com.
Essential Job Results
Reporting to the Assistant Controller, the Senior Accountant will perform various in-depth complex and technical accounting functions to gather, analyze, interpret, record and present financial data. This position interacts with various corporate and international finance teams.
Assist with the month-end close process, preparing journal entries and account reconciliations
Research and analyze transactions to ensure accuracy and resolve any differences
Responsible for more complex accounting areas requiring precision and judgement
Drive process improvements and efficiencies for areas of responsibility
Assist with the preparation of quarterly and annual financial reporting as well as support the audit process
Ensure accounting practices are in compliance with US GAAP and company policy
Escalate issues and present recommendations to management
Maintain effective internal controls, identify risks and related control changes
Participate on company projects and initiatives
Establishes effective teaming relationships across organization
Perform other duties as required
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
3-5 years of relevant accounting experience
CPA, Big 4, or public company experience preferred
Knowledge and thorough understanding of US GAAP
Self-starter who owns work, focused on the right level of details
Flexible with the ability to work independently and within a team environment
Able to effectively communicate clear and concise ideas verbally and in writing
Creative thinker who can bring innovative ideas and approaches to solve issues
Strong systems skills, must be comfortable analyzing and manipulating large data sets, as well as experience with ERP and reporting tools
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The skills, abilities and physical demands described are representative of those duties that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified for the job position, to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, stoop, and kneel. The employee is occasionally required to sit for long period of times.
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