Accounting Manager

Jul 21 2018

Job Posting Title:

Accounting Manager

Job Description:

This position requires a versatile, flexible, hardworking, and team oriented individual that will thrive on working across multiple facets of a fast-growing organization with diverse responsibilities.  This individual can provide input in helping the Controller and EVP of Finance shape the direction of the accounting department of a growing company with exciting potential. This position will report directly to the Controller.

In this role the Accounting Manager will work closely with other departments within the company including human resources, marketing, sales, operations, and FP&A to ensure timely and accurate financials.  A successful candidate should be able to work independently and effectively manage a team. Clearlink will provide the individual selected with opportunities for advancement.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and implement accounting standards as needed
  • Provide financial insight to departments across the business
  • Assist in audit preparation and support
  • Assist in SOX compliance
  • Manage part of the month-end close
  • Review monthly financial statements
  • Manage the following areas in the GL, along with corresponding staff accountants: Accounts payable, Accrued expenses, Prepaid expenses & other assets, Fixed and intangible assets, Expense allocations
  • Prepare ad hoc reports as needed
  • Mentor staff accountants
  • Review monthly reconciliations

Requirements:

  • Ability to solve complex financial problems with minimal oversight
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills to ensure that a variety of different processes and tasks are performed accurately and timely
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to accept a significant level of responsibility and to drive results
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to interact within various levels of a large organization
  • Comfortable brainstorming and openly sharing ideas
  • Creative thinker who thrives in an always-changing, fast-paced and often ambiguous work environment
  • Autonomous, self-starter who asks great questions, brings up any issues, and seeks important resources to excel in their role
  • Proven ability to manage a team and meet tight deadlines without exception
  • Upbeat personality and easy to work with
  • Resolve to keeping confidences and avoiding biases when dealing with highly sensitive information

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in the accounting field, with public accounting (auditing) experience strongly preferred
  • Degree in Accounting (MAcc/CPA strongly preferred)
  • Prior direct supervisory / management experience required
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (strong emphasis on Excel)
  • Oracle and Hyperion experience a plus

About Clearlink:

Clearlink’s team of 1,700+ employees is headquartered in Salt Lake City and has been creating marketing content services for Fortune 500 companies for over 13 years. Clearlink has been recognized as a great place to work with awards such as Utah Business Magazine’s Fast 50, Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 List, Salt Lake Tribune Top Workplaces, Utah Chapter of the American Marketing Association – Internal Campaign, and many more. We are proud to offer our employees:

  • Up to 100% healthcare for your entire family
  • Over two weeks paid time off
  • Paid ski days, wellness activities, and team outings
  • Fully-stocked break room and gourmet coffee
  • Award-winning wellness program with free health coaching
  • All-expense paid vacations for top employees

Location:

Salt Lake City