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SEC Reporting & Technical Accounting Manager - 18-00342
Ref No.: 18-00342
Location: Cupertino, California
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/06/2018
Role: Manager, Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting
Location: Cupertino, CA
Our client delivers advanced digital storage solutions to meet the needs of today's consumers and tomorrow's applications.
Through technology, leadership and innovation, Our client continues to help individuals and businesses maximize the potential of their digital content in an ever-evolving, on-demand world.
Our client currently has 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:
  • 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