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Mgr., Technical Accounting & Financial Reporting in Ronkonkoma, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

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Job Description

Since time began, the earth’s been a generous contributor to people’s well-being. We haven’t been around quite that long, but The Nature’s Bounty Co. has been enriching lives of consumers around the world for more than 70 years. And before we even got started, the world was developing our motivation: Nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health.

Through our years, we’ve been a leader in health and wellness with our innovative products and solutions. We put science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business—that’s why The Nature’s Bounty Co. brands are some of the most trusted in the world. We’re a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition, and ethical beauty products.

We’re also a great place to work, with excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture. If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Job Description

The Manager, Technical Accounting & Reporting, is a key member of the accounting team who manages the financial reporting department and the preparation of quarterly and annual reporting.  In addition, this role supports Corporate Accounting and various other departments within the Company by sharing knowledge and providing technical accounting research and guidance.  This role will report to the Controller and drive improved controls and efficiencies in the reporting process.                                                                          

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Own the quarterly and annual reports process and associated consolidated financial statements, footnotes, management's discussion and analysis and supporting schedules
  • Ensure that all filing deadlines are met and all regulatory and GAAP requirements are fulfilled
  • The evaluation of all significant accounting transactions, research and implementation of relevant accounting technical standards, and preparation of technical accounting memos supporting all accounting positions
  • Support the domestic and international accounting teams by designing processes and controls around significant accounting events, and transferring knowledge to relevant accounting teams
  • The evaluation of all new accounting standards and updates impacting financial reporting, as well as the implementation of the new accounting requirements and communication with affected teams throughout the business
  • Support financial audits and provide recommendations for procedural improvements
  • Support the accurate and timely preparation and delivery of all regular and ad hoc management reports
  • Coach, mentor and manage the performance of direct report(s)
  • Identify short and long term training and development needs for all team members
  • Participate in the recruitment process, develop Associates for career progression

  • 5+ years of progressive accounting and reporting experience, with a demonstrated track record of success
  • 3+ years of public accounting experience with an emphasis on SEC reporting clients
  • Expert level knowledge in accounting rules and regulations and in the application of those rules and regulations to a wide range of business activities
  • Experience in leading and personally driving change and implementing best practices
  • Strong communication skills; able to convey a message that is clear and concise linking business issues, financial results and strategy
  • Experience with AS400, Oracle Accounting systems a plus •        
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and/or Finance
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license preferred
Additional Information

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.