Director of Financial Reporting (SEC Reporting)

  • Negotiable
  • Miami Beach, FL, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page International - US
  • 17 Mar 19

The Director of Financial Reporting is responsible for the accurate and timely filing of the annual Form 10K and the quarterly Form 10Q in accordance with U.S. GAAP and seeks to provide the disclosures that are useful to all investors and stakeholders.

Our client is a tier 1 investment group in the US. It has different offices in major cities.

Description

  • Lead the accurate preparation and timely filing of Forms 10Q and 10K
  • Lead technical research efforts and provide subject matter expertise in the area of financial reporting in accordance with U.S. GAAP
  • Prepare quarterly technical update documents detailing all new pronouncements and their impact on the company and communicate to others impacted
  • Develop and implement a plan to keep informed of all FASB/SEC/NYSE developments
  • Establish and maintain a technical library keeping current all information related to financial reporting
  • Establish and conduct a U.S. GAAP technical training program
  • Prepare Greenbook and Senior Management Memo accounting sections
  • Review the quality of disclosures for SEC filings, Annual Report and Proxy
  • Review competitor disclosures well in advance of filings
  • Keep up-to-date on industry trends
  • Review analysts models and maintain library of analyst reports
  • Assists in the establishment of accounting policies and procedures
  • Establishes professional development goals for self and staff

Profile

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong technical accounting and analytical skills
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Attention to detail and commitment to deadlines
  • Thorough knowledge of SEC reporting tools (Merrill Bridge etc)

Education and Experience:

  • CPA required
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting mandatory, Masters preferred
  • Big Four experience required
  • Five years of experience of SEC financial reporting outside of public accounting preferred but not required
  • Eight years total accounting experience at a minimum
  • Commercial real estate / financial industry experience a plus

Job Offer

  • Excellent compensation
  • Great career growth opportunity
  • Fantastic working environment