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Robert Half International Senior Director, External Reporting & Consolidations in CHICAGO, Illinois


To apply for this Senior Director, External Reporting & Consolidations role, email your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m). In the subject line, type "Senior Director, External Reporting & Consolidations role"

Core Job Duties

· Manage a team of 10 reporting and consolidations professionals

· Lead the coordination and preparation of all external public company filings for both U.S. GAAP and IFRS including quarterly and annual financial statements and footnotes, MD& A, proxy statements and earnings releases

· Oversee the consolidation and preparation of the monthly and quarterly income statement, balance sheet, statement of cash flows, statement of equity and Adjusted EBITDA

· Lead key meetings with leadership to present financial results and external reporting documents

· Perform analytical review of external and management results

· Work closely with the VP, FP& A on process improvements, system and reporting enhancements, and analysis of monthly and quarterly results

· Drive improvements in the close process including review of schedules and analyses for reporting packages

· Recognize, research and resolve SEC, GAAP and IFRS reporting issues and analyze current accounting pronouncements and developments on reporting rules and regulations

· Manage the equity compensation accounting process and earnings per share

· Prepare and/or review memorandums on complex accounting and reporting topics


Required Experience, Education And Skills

· Bachelor's Degree in accounting or finance

· 12+ years of progressive accounting experience (public accounting preferred; SEC reporting and consolidations experience at a large multi-entity or multi-national company required)

· CPA required

· Experience working with and leading cross-functional teams

· In-depth knowledge of US GAAP (knowledge of IFRS preferred)

· High degree of accuracy and strong attention to detail

· Knowledge of Sarbanes Oxley rules and regulations

· Knowledge of XBRL tagging preferred

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