Supervisor, IT Accounting


Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we know that good leaders are necessary for success. As the Supervisor, IT Accounting, you will plan and oversee the maintenance of the general ledger including the measurement of account values, journal entries, account reconciliation, and reporting primarily centered around IT spend. You will also provide analysis of financial data, and monitor and provide assessment of compliance with GAAP. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.  

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive program.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Oversee the maintenance of general ledger accounts and subsystems to ledger, including the determination of journal entry requirements, posting, reporting and monitoring of closing results, and reviewing work of other accounting staff
  • Review monthly general ledger reconciliations and other financial controls in compliance with company policy and Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Review, interpret, and apply complex accounting concepts in accordance with GAAP and other authoritative guidelines, to contracts, transactions, and activities
  • Monitor costs capitalized to internally-developed software to ensure costs are in accordance with accounting standards; review actual vs. budgeted spend with IT management and prepare periodic reports by project for internally-developed software projects
  • Develop direct reports to ensure employees receive appropriate training and resources to perform their jobs effectively and efficiently; handle all management level responsibilities for staff including performance reviews, employee development, coaching, and counseling
  • Participate in cross-functional work teams and continuously improve processes

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related major
  • 5 to 8 years of accounting or financial reporting experience
  • 2 years of supervisory experience

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Public accounting experience with large clients
  • Certified Public Accountant

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Company
XPO Logistics
Posted
09/20/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Portland, OR 97209, US