Director of SEC reporting Director of SEC reporting …

Phyton Talent Advisors
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 06 Feb 20
Phyton Talent Advisors
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 06 Feb 20
Director of SEC reporting
International media company is looking for a Director, SEC Reporting & Accounting Policy to join its corporate finance team here in Midtown Manhattan. This individual will be responsible for assisting in ensuring regulatory compliance with SEC reporting requirements and to ensure adherence to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements and any other newly emerging FASB and regulatory requirements.
  • Preparation of 10-Q, 10-K and other SEC filings including financial statements, footnote disclosures and MD&A to ensure timely and accurate filings
  • All aspects of SEC reporting including data gathering, processing and control, drafting and document filings
  • Interfacing with external auditors, as needed
  • Assist in the valuation and expense recognition of equity-based compensation
  • Assist with the expense recognition of pension and other post-retirement benefits
  • Documentation and testing of internal controls in accordance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  • Assist with the assessment of new SEC/GAAP pronouncements, preparing position papers on the impact to the corporation and its reporting process accordingly
  • Research and documentation of disclosure impact of technical inquiries
  • Assist with the preparation of goodwill and identifiable intangible annual impairment test
  • Assist with detailed Xtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) tagging of financial statements and footnotes
  • Provide direct support on various special projects
Required Qualifications:
  • 6+ years of public or private accounting experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred
  • Experience preparing footnote disclosures and accounting memos related to disclosure requirements
  • SEC reporting experience
  • Technical accounting skills including business combinations, goodwill and intangible asset impairment testing, revenue recognition, accounting for pensions and stock based compensation
  • Must have strong organizational skills and be detail-oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Must be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel and Word

Salary up to 175k DOE
Candidates can send their MS WORD resume (NO PDFs PLEASE) directly to