Friday , February 3 2023

Gamestop Application – Director of Accounting

Website GameStop

Job Description:

In this role, you’ll manage the monthly close and reporting processes related to SG&A and and other operating expenses for GameStop’s US operations. This role reports to the US Controller and will partner extensively within the controllership function as well as with finance, SEC reporting, treasury, tax, marketing, merchandising, and fulfillment & refurbishment operations teams. You will lead a team of accounting managers and their direct reports.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage monthly close cycle to meet all reporting deadlines
  • Coordinate with internal & external auditors to support quarterly reviews and year-end audits
  • Lead accounting teams responsible for SG&A and other areas of general accounting including lease accounting, fixed assets, technology, compensation & benefits, and treasury accounting for GameStop’s US and corporate operations
  • Review 10Q/10K financial statement disclosures pertaining to areas of responsibility for completeness and accuracy
  • Provide technical accounting expertise (US GAAP) in assigned areas of accounting, including but not limited to ASC 842, ASC 350, and ASC 360
  • Review monthly and quarterly financial statement analyses, journal entries, and account reconciliation for completeness and accuracy
  • Maintain and execute system of SOX controls related to assigned areas accounting, coordinating cross-functionally to ensure end-to-end controls compliance
  • Maintain accounting policies, process flows, procedural documentation, and SOX controls documentation
  • Coordinate across functions within the CAO organization (controllership, SEC reporting, tax, treasury, internal controls, financial systems) to ensure proper knowledge sharing and collaboration
  • Coordinate with finance and business functional leaders to identify and assess accounting impacts of business initiatives, educating relevant stakeholders
  • Provide periodic training, guidance, and education to finance and business teams on US GAAP (e.g., revenue recognition) and SOX compliance
  • Build and develop a team of subject matter experts in applicable GAAP and operational accounting best practices through system of coaching, training, motivation, goal setting, and direct review of work product

Job Requirements:

  • Experience must include prior work in SG&A Accounting.
  • Proven ability to build high performing teams (i.e., hire, develop and retain and promote talent)
  • Prior experience in Retail/eCommerce or Tech Industry a plus
  • Experience presenting to and influencing Sr. Leadership (CAO, C-Suite). Experience with corporate boards a plus.
  • A history of identifying, designing, documenting, and implementing process improvements to support ongoing operations and transformation initiatives
  • Proficient in large-scale financial systems, such as SAP and Oracle EPM

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, Finance or related field. MBA/Master’s in Accounting or Finance a plus. CPA required.
  • 10+ years combination of public accounting (Big 4), and accounting roles at publicly traded companies. History of promotion to positions of increased responsibility.

Job Details:

Company: GameStop

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Shepherdsville, KY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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