Director of SEC and Technical Accounting in Santa Clara, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 7/27/2020

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Job Description

Job Number: 2150127

This position will be responsible for providing guidance and support to the Financial Reporting department, preparation of all SEC filings, compliance and technical research.

Job Functions:
* Responsibilities include the preparation and analysis of all GAAP and SEC financial reporting including consolidations, 10-Qs, 10-Ks and other SEC filings
* Responsible for preparing complex financial analysis and reports
* Assist in the management of analysis, planning and reporting
* Prepare consolidated financial statements required in all SEC filings including cash flow statement and roll forward of equity accounts
* Act as the company subject matter expert on U.S. GAAP and/or SEC reporting and disclosure requirements and determine their application to the company' s business
* Manage and develop staff
* Ensure effective coordination with Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, and Legal departments with regards to accurately providing financial components of quarterly earnings releases, earnings scripts, earnings presentations and quarterly investor call
* Review the Company' s earnings release materials and associated presentations for accuracy and consistency with the Company' s 10-K/10-Q filings
Act as technical accounting advisor to VP, Controller and team
* Lead analysis and implementation for new accounting guidance * G/L activities associated with equity, stock-based compensation
* Key liaison with external auditors
* Regularly interact with senior and/or executive management on external reporting matters.

* Requires at least 10+ years in SEC/Financial Reporting at a public company or in external audit in public accounting with publicly traded clients.
* Must have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
* CPA - required
* Big 4 Public Accounting Experience Preferred
* Solid understanding of GAAP
* Strong accounting and analytical skills.
* Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
* Detail oriented and ability to multi-task
* Must be proactive and have the ability to work independently
* Ability to conduct research using various sources and effectively communicate results in the form of discussion, presentation or technical memorandum
* Ability to manage projects and meet tight deadlines


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