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Manager, Accounting

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Location: Biñan, Laguna, Philippines 
Req ID: JR-0000039886

Description

Finance Manager

Location:  Laguna, Philippines (PHO)
Req Id: JR-0000039886

Western Digital®

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-Narrative Job Description:  
The Finance Manager is responsible for the overall accounting and reporting of a US-based Company.   She should ensure that a robust accounting controls, accounting quality and compliance are in-placed.  The position will report to the Finance Sr. Manager.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for meeting Finance department objectives
Responsible for accuracy of financial statements and reports
Perform monthly flux analysis of financial results
Prepare monthly and quarterly reporting package
Monitor and analyze accounting data
Perform technical accounting research
Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
Provide guidance on issues not addressed by established accounting methods, policies and principles
Manage and oversee all areas of accounting operations including:
o Month, quarter and year end close
o General Ledger
o Revenue Recognition
o Cost Accounting
o Order to cash
o Procure to pay
Review and approve:
o BESP analysis
o Balance sheet reconciliations, including bank reconciliations
o Customer credit limit recommendations
o Bad debt reserves and write-offs
o Inventory reserves
o New supplier requests
o Purchase requests
o Coordinate supplier contract review in conjunction with the Legal department
o Disbursements
o Outbound royalty reports
o Cash forecasts
o Intercompany funding request
Assist IT to resolve system issues
Grant and remove user access for ancillary systems used for accounting

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED:
Certified Public Accountant
Minimum of 3-year management experience in a shared service or other relevant industries
Has strong technical knowledge in all facets of accounting, in particular on Revenue, Cost and General Ledger 
Knowledgeable on US Generally Accepted Accounting Principle
Ability to understand high level objectives to help the accounting team prioritize work
Ability to understand detailed accounting operations to help the accounting team resolve issues
Ability to communicate and work effectively with a variety of constituencies, including auditors, office personnel, business leads, corporate executives
Ability to multitask and push team members to meet deadlines
Ability to work efficiently in a fast paced environment
Ability to adapt to changing business requirements
Strong work ethic, good judgment, sound decision making, initiative, well organized and attention to detail
Capability to manage workload distribution across different geographies and different time zones

SKILLS:
Excellent leadership and management skills
Excellent financial and analytical skills


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