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White Cap Sr. Manager, Acquisition Accounting in Norcross, Georgia

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Job Summary

Responsible for managing all accounting activities for acquisitions and divestitures, including opening balance sheets, intangible valuation, and documentation of prospective financial information and support of newly acquired company’s accounting activities in the post-close period.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities

  • Provide support and thought leadership to team through development of opening balance sheet, purchase accounting and related financial reporting activities

  • Lead communications and reviews of information related to intangible valuation valuations

  • Respond to valuation questions from external auditors through collaboration with management and valuation consultants

  • Ensure appropriate documentation for opening balance sheets and valuation assumptions.

  • Develop appropriate key controls related to accounting for acquisitions

  • Review acquisition related accounts and ensure properly reconciled and rolled forward

  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders to ensure all significant aspects of the acquisition are documented in the purchase accounting memo

  • Assist in supporting accounting and finance teams of newly acquired companies

  • Support working capital settlements and closing statements

Work Environment

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in the same position or standing/walking and/or there is some requirement to lift or handle material or equipment of moderate weight (8-20 pounds).

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or a related field with 7-10 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Significant experience with purchase accounting for a public company

  • Able to plan, execute and communicate results; team oriented and collaborative

  • Blend of private and public accounting, including public accounting experience through at least the manager level

  • Well-developed understanding of US GAAP

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Functional Area Finance

Recruiter Johnson, Jasmine

Req ID WCJR-005269

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