SMART Modular Technologies, Inc. Assistant Manager, Financial Reporting in Durham, North Carolina
Now an affiliate of SMART Global Holdings, Cree LED’s new name embodies our relentless focus on advancing LED technology. The same teams with a decades long history of Cree LED experience are newly energized to help our customers improve their LED-based products and develop new applications using our LED chips and components. With the broadest portfolio of application-optimized LEDs, we deliver industry leading lumen density, intensity, efficacy, optical control, and reliability.
SMART is a global leader in specialty memory, storage and high-performance computing solutions serving the electronics industry for over 30 years. Leveraging SMART’s diverse customer base and global operations, Cree LED is well positioned to continue to deliver industry leading products.
Assistant Manager, Financial Reporting
Reporting to the Director of Accounting, the Assistant Manager, Financial Reporting is responsible for managing the BU’s financial reporting process, providing cross functional business support including technical expertise. As the Assistant Manager, Financial Reporting, you will have the opportunity to shape and redefine the BU’s financial reporting processes through collaborative efforts internally as well as with the Parent Company’s SEC Team.
As a Finance team member, you will develop broad-based business knowledge and leadership experience while establishing a strong technical foundation.
Facilitate the BU’s monthly financial reporting process, including both internal and external requirements
Assist in the building and maintenance of the BU’s monthly / quarterly financial reporting packages
Lead monthly reviews and analytical procedures over the BU’s financial results
Lead quarterly and annual efforts to compile footnote support and other ad-hoc deliverables
Drive continuous improvement initiatives to reduce effort and drive effectiveness and efficiency, including identifying, developing and implementing
Support dynamic business needs impacting accounting and close, working cross functionally with business partners to identify solutions for ad-hoc technical issues requiring accounting guidance as well as provide project leadership to drive business solutions
Provide support to internal and external audit activities including preparation and review of audit schedules
Assist in the following and monitoring of internal controls to ensure accounting activities are in accordance with established legal, regulatory and company policies and procedures
Provide technical accounting support (US GAAP accounting guidance) to the business unit partners, including research and recommendations on accounting issues, as well as implementation of accounting and policy changes
Other ad hoc requests, such as documentation of key transactions through technical accounting memorandums and other projects to support accounting team or business unit
Accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance (or relative field)
CPA designation (or working towards)
Advanced MS Excel skills
Solid knowledge of U.S. GAAP, SEC reporting standards, accounting policies and financial statements, and research skills
Strong analytical skills
Strong attention to detail resulting in consistently reliable, accurate and thorough work
Excellent communication skills, including verbal communication, business writing and interpersonal skills
Ability to work well independently as well as in a team environment
Ability to influence and lead cross-functional projects
5 - 10 years of Big 4 or other public accounting OR a mix of hands on public and private accounting experience
Direct experience with Oracle General Ledger and/or SAP
Blackline Account Reconciliations
Experience in PowerBI, Tableau and analytics
This role may require additional duties and/or assignments as designated by management.
The interview process includes completing our employment application forms. All offers of employment are contingent upon a successful background check, and proof of legal status to work in the U.S. We utilize E-Verify.
Requisition ID: 2021-1519
External Company Name: CreeLED, Inc
External Company URL: https://cree-led.com/