Home Depot MANAGER ACCOUNTING, (Financial Reporting/Orange Print) in Atlanta, Georgia

POSITION PURPOSE -

In this position, the Manager of Accounting will serve a key role in the Corporate Controller Team success strategies (Orange Print) around continuous process improvement, automation, and data analytics. The individual will lead cross-functional workstreams in the accomplishment of Orange Print strategies and reporting of status.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES -

  • Strategic Analysis/Problem Solving - Works to fully understand business; identify and implement process and organizational improvements. Plans and ensures execution of department objectives.

  • Participates in preparation of the annual budget, reviews monthly expenditures and ensures that budgetary goals are met. Reviews monthly metrics to ensure goals are met.

  • Conduct financial planning for function and make appropriate recommendations.

  • Leads, plans, and coordinates work teams in an efficient manner to effectively perform any financial function and activity; utilizes metrics to track performance and manage workload. Ensures operational processes and procedures are compliant and consist with established policies.

  • Drive key functional financial metrics.

  • Project Management- Develops and supports a strategic alliance with business partners. Participates in cross-functional activities focused on solving business issues and enhancing our competitive advantage.

  • Facilitates cross-functional communication with other areas of the business including but not limited to Finance, Human Resources, Real Estate, Operations, and Information Systems.

NATURE AND SCOPE -

  • Typically reports to a Sr. Manager level

  • This position has one direct report. ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS - Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

EDUCATION REQUIRED -

  • The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job. YEARS OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE - 5 PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS -

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

PREFERED QUALIFICATIONS

A bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is preferred.

CPA Preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES -

  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices, analysis and reporting of financial data.

  • Knowledge of business and mgmt. Principles involved in strategic planning and resource allocation.

  • Project management skills; ability to prioritize and multi-task effectively.

· Judgment and decision-making skills; considering relative costs, benefits of potential actions

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.