Sr. Staff Accountant

Join our Corporate Finance Team at Helen of Troy as a Senior Staff Accountant and make an immediate impact on our trusted brands, including our 8 leadership brands: OXO, Hydro Flask, Vicks, Braun, Honeywell, PUR, Hot Tools, Drybar. Together, we build innovative and useful products that elevate people's lives everywhere every day!

Look around your home, and you will find us everywhere:

In your kitchen, living room, bedroom, and bathroom. We are already making your everyday lives better. We are powered by knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and forward-thinking people committed to developing a culture of inclusion. Whether you are just starting your career or in need of a challenge, we recognize, develop, and empower talent!

  • This position will be based in El Paso, TX.

What you will be doing:

Reporting to the Finance Manager, we are looking for a forward-thinking associate with abilities and achievements in an accounting or finance role. This position is accountable to deadlines and ensuring proper accounting of all balance sheet and profit and loss transactions in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

  • Prepares journal entries, schedules, and analysis in accordance with GAAP for month-end close.

  • Perform income statement and balance sheet variance analysis comparing actuals vs. budget or prior year

  • Compile balance sheet account reconciliations.

  • Works with leadership throughout the division to manage forecasted and budgeted funds.

  • Works with support staff and management throughout the company acquiring information to complete financial statements.

  • Prepares and validates supporting schedules for SEC reporting.

  • Work with internal and external auditors providing supporting documentation as needed

Skills needed to be successful in this role:

  • Proficient using Oracle Business Intelligence and Microsoft Office.

  • Requires an eye for business, critical thinking, financial analytical skills, and decision-making skills

  • Able to work independently and as part of a team. Takes on new tasks with a high level of difficulty.

  • Strong communication and collaboration abilities and attention to detail.

  • Ability to interact with various levels of management and balance multiple projects simultaneously in a fast paced environment.

  • Requires a highly organized, strong analytical problem solver with ability to meet deadlines.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Accounting

  • 3+ years equivalent work experience

  • SEC Reporting experience

  • Experience with General Ledger, Trial Balance, and Managerial & Financial Reporting

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Intermediate to advanced abilities with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Corporate accounting experience

  • CPG Industry experience

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Wondering if you should apply? Helen of Troy welcomes people as diverse as our brands. Have the confidence to come as who you are because your point of view, skillset, and experience will make us stronger. If you're eager to share new ideas and try new things, we want to hear from you.

For more information about Helen of Troy, visit www.helenoftroy.com. You can also find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Helen of Troy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to developing a diverse workforce and cultivating an inclusive environment. We value diversity and believe that we are strengthened by the differences in our experiences, thinking, culture and background. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any protected basis.

We will provide individuals with disabilities reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application process. If you would like to request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources at (915) 225-8000 #LI-DNP.

Incorporated in 1968, Helen of Troy has grown into a leading global consumer products company with career opportunities in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. We offer creative solutions for our customers through a diversified portfolio of well-recognized and widely trusted brands, including OXO®, Hydro Flask®, Vicks®, Braun®, Honeywell®, PUR®, Hot Tools®, Drybar®. Most of these brands rank #1 or #2 in their respective categories.

We boldly bring brands into our family, where we nurture what makes them great. We collaborate internally and externally, always striving to provide the consumer-centric innovation, operational excellence, scale, global reach, and stellar shared services to make them soar.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. Management retains the right to add or to change duties of the position at any time.

Company
Helen of Troy
Posted
10/14/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$53,000.00 - 74,000.00
per Year
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Location
El Paso, TX 88568, US
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