Full Job Description
Make your mark
At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we’re all able to make a positive impact – at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth – growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.
The Senior Accountant of the US Operations Group partners with various business units (Glad, Kingsford, Litter, Food, and Brita) to provide accounting oversight and support. As the Senior Accountant within the US Operations Group, this position is involved in various aspects of the monthly and quarterly accounting close processes as well as accounting and reporting for the Company’s Glad Joint Venture. The incumbent provides expertise on accounting matters impacting reporting as well as strategic business decisions through demonstrating influencing skills with other business partners in the U.S.
Involved in execution of monthly and quarterly close processes for domestic business units.
Provide technical support (US GAAP accounting guidance) to business partners including the Strategic Business Unit Finance teams and the Product Supply Finance organization.
Involved in accounting and reporting surrounding the Glad Joint Venture.
Provide support to internal and external audit activities including preparation and review of audit schedules.
Other ad hoc requests
Key Skills, Abilities and Experience Required
3-5 years of relevant experience
A mix of public and industry experience is preferred
Skills and Abilities
Strong understanding of US GAAP and financial statements and how to apply it efficiently
Strong project management skills
Strong analytical skills, with ability to prioritize
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work effectively in teams and with cross functional partners
Strong understanding of SAP and the financial close processes
Strong process improvement mindset
BA/BS in Accounting or Finance
CPA certification, strongly preferred
More about Finance
Ready to keep learning? Whether your focus is on supply chain cost management, financial forecasting, long-range planning and analysis, or financial reporting, you’ll work on assignments across the organization that will build your business knowledge, technical skills and leadership experience.
More About Clorox
At Clorox (NYSE: CLX), we build brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, have busy personal lives and are all able to make a positive impact – at Clorox, in our communities and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes and workplaces. Make your mark and help us drive growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2018 sales of $6.1 billion. In addition to our namesake bleach and cleaning products, we market some of the most trusted and recognized consumer and professional brands, including:
Brita® water-filtration products
Burt's Bees® natural personal care products
Fresh Step® cat litter
Glad® bags, wraps and containers
Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces
Liquid Plumr® clog removers
RenewLife® digestive health products
Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality®, Neocell® and Stop Aging Now® dietary supplements
Clorox Healthcare® and CloroxPro™ Commercial Solutions®
More than 80% of our sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.