Sr. Manager Accounting

Date:  May 14, 2022
Location: 

Palatine, IL, US, 60067

At Weber, grilling is a passion that’s reflected in everything we do. Our goal is to share this passion and spark inspiration with the people who matter most – our grilling community. Weber has been the world’s premiere manufacturer of charcoal and gas grills and accessories since 1952. If you have the desire to work for a company that is recognized for exceptional quality products and high customer satisfaction, employment with Weber may be right for you. We provide a friendly working atmosphere with an environment of growth and opportunity through innovation, pride, and excellence.

 

Weber is committed to inclusive, equitable and diverse Hiring practices. Our goal is to create a workforce which resembles the diverse rich communities we live, play, and support every day. 

 

Discover What’s Possible with a career, at Weber.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages the general ledger accounting team that records the monthly journal entries into the SAP general ledger, as well as oversees the monthly general ledger close process. This includes the reviewing of cash transactions, monthly accruals, fixed asset transactions, ensuring proper departmental expense recognition, etc.
  • Responsible for the monthly accounting of significant and more complex accounting areas, including warranty reserve, interest rate hedges, currency rate hedges, revenue recognition matters, lease accounting, among others.
  • Key contact for the yearend audit and quarterly reviews with external auditors. This also includes the preparation of various audit support documents.
  • Key contact for any internal audit reviews conducted and covering areas of responsibilities.
  • Leads and participates in various Finance continuous improvement initiatives and projects, including SOX-404 compliance, working either independently, cross-functionally, or within the broader Finance function.
  • Contributes to and completes special projects, as needed.

 

Requirements:

  • BS/BA in accounting, finance or related field
  • CPA required
  • 7-10 years of work experience, including public accounting background and preferably experience working with publicly traded companies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
  • Strong critical thinking skills and attention to detail
  • Experience leading and developing a team and maintaining positive relationships with all levels of the organization
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel required and prior experience with SAP is a plus

 

Our Benefits:

  • Competitive Healthcare Benefits
  • Flexibility & Remote Work
  • 401(k) plans with company match
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Paid holidays
  • Maternity & Paternity leave
  • An unmatched employee discount
  • New hire grill credit
  • State-of-the-art Grill Academy located at Headquarters
  • Fitness Center at Headquarters
  • Tuition assistance

 

Weber-Stephen Products LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

 


Nearest Major Market: Chicago