Technical Accounting Manager in Cupertino, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/24/2018

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    Cupertino, CA
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Job Description

Job #:  825464

Client: Technology Company

Role: Manager, Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting

Location: Cupertino, CA


We deliver advanced digital storage solutions to meet the needs of today’s consumers and tomorrow’s applications. Through technology, leadership and innovation, we continue to help individuals and businesses maximize the potential of their digital content in an ever-evolving, on-demand world.


We currently have an excellent high growth opportunity for a Manager in our Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting group based in Cupertino, CA. You will be responsible for a wide variety of technical accounting issues, external reporting responsibilities, and special projects. This position reports into the Senior Manager - SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting. This opportunity should see a strong career progression within the company


Technical Accounting Responsibilities:

  • Support the business needs of the global finance organization and management by performing accounting research of technical issues and providing well thought out technical accounting guidance and accounting memos
  • Issues include financial instruments, embedded derivatives, equity investments, share-based compensation, leases, etc.
  • Participate in significant business transactions by providing technical accounting expertise. Transactions may include business combinations, impairment review, restructuring, and divestitures
  • Develop and provide training to domestic and international locations on technical accounting issues
  • Prepare presentations for the Audit Committee on important accounting issues and trends
  • Monitor new accounting standards, assess their impact on the organization and create working solutions
  • Assist with the development of financial policies in response to operational changes, internal control requirements, or technical accounting requirements
  • Ensure and document compliance with internal policies, SOX controls, and regulations relating to US GAAP and SEC requirements


External Reporting:

  • Use of excellent communication skills to coordinate with the global finance organization, legal, investor relations, FP&A and others to draft and review all SEC filings
  • Assist with the SEC reporting process including drafting portions of Form 10-Q and 10-K, preparing supporting schedules, checking XBRL requirements and the edgarization work.


Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of professional experience and a BS degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA
  • 6+ years of relevant experience in the Big 4 public accounting firms or with large public companies including extensive SEC reporting and technical accounting experience
  • Experience in technical accounting and writing position papers and thorough understanding of SEC filing requirements
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to meet project deliverables.
  • Strong leadership skills with an ability to work well within a team structure and effect change cross-functionally
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Excellent organizational, management, analytical, decision-making, and research skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with IFRS is a plus
  • MBA


Our culture is focused on our Corporate Values --People, Customer Success, Excellence, Innovation, Teamwork, Openness, Social Responsibility and Sustained Profitability. Join a worldwide team of talented, collaborative, innovative people who thrive in a work environment where people can share knowledge and learn from one another. You won’t find a more exciting place to build your career and challenge yourself. Accept the challenge and go where innovation leads…We are committed to equal opportunity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of sex, marital status, religious affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, or ethnic origin.