Assistant Controller

2017-2196
US-WA-Woodinville
Category
Accounting/Finance
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

ABOUT BDA
BDA brings the world’s biggest brands to life through promotional merchandise. Fortune 500 companies come to us looking to connect with their consumers on an emotional level. We create three-dimensional advertising that people invite into their homes, offices, cars and classrooms. We let people see, touch, feel, own and interact with a brand in a way no other marketing permits. It’s what we like to call the Power of Merchandise.

We give our team members the creative freedom and foster the entrepreneurial spirit necessary to champion our clients’ branding goals utilizing cutting edge ideas. Our people are our No. 1 asset, and we remain committed to making our company a great place to work for our team and family.

We take great pride in our company culture—one that inspires teamwork, fun and excellence across our organization. We’re energetic people who love what we do—churning out more than 50 million units each year for the world’s most admired brands in a fun, fast paced environment that rewards high achievement.

Responsibilities

  • Implement process improvements and changes to reduce costs, integrate acquisitions and support major new initiatives.
  • Interact with other business areas and drive business decision making and improvement initiatives through fact based analysis and recommendations.
  • Evaluate complex accounting transactions.  Determine and document appropriate accounting treatment.
  • Refine and improve accounting policies and internal controls.  Ensure policy compliance across entities.
  • Lead selected accounting and transaction processing teams.
  • Coordinate with international subsidiaries and personnel to ensure compliance with accounting policies, statutory reporting and international tax requirements.
  • Improve judgmental reserve analysis and ensure appropriate balance sheet analysis is conducted.
  • Lead company response and coordination of significant customer and vendor audits.
  • Participate in special projects such as acquisition due diligence or acquisition integration.
  • Support key inventory activities, including product costing reviews, inventory valuation, physical inventory procedures and obsolescence reviews.

Qualifications

Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent experience – CPA preferred
  • 4-6 years Senior Accounting Manager or Assistant Controller experience in a $200M+ company
  • Accounting experience in a multi-entity / multi-country / multi-currency business
  • Broad accounting exposure with strong cost accounting experience

Job Skills & Traits

  • Proven track record of accountability, driving results, prioritizing deadlines and projects while staying focused with multiple responsibilities in a team environment.
  • A strong eye for details, accuracy, thoroughness, and logical communication.
  • Strong skills, knowledge and application of accounting principles (GAAP) and cost accounting.
  • Solid analysis skills and experience in driving improved financial process improvements and changes.
  • Excellent communication, planning and organization skills.
  • Strong computer skills with experience using Oracle ERP / major ERP system.
  • High level of self-motivation to perform and succeed.

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