Armstrong Flooring Inc. External Reporting Manager in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

External Reporting Manager

Date: Mar 9, 2018

Location: Lancaster, PA Pennsylvania, US, 17603

External Reporting Manager

Job: Finance

Primary Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Other Locations:

Employment Status: Full-Time

Travel: 5%

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. has a job opportunity for an External Reporting Manager to be located in Lancaster, PA. The External Reporting Manager will be directly responsible for managing the preparation of our SEC filing, including the 10-K and 10-Qs.

Key Responsibilities of the External Reporting Manager:

  • Preparing and filing the Quarterly and Annual Reports on Form 10-Q/K and managing the internal and external review for these documents

  • Owning the relationship with outside service providers to ensure correct tagging and filing of SEC documents

  • Creating and maintaining calendar and/or checklist to inform parties of necessary responsibilities and deadlines related to 10-Q/K

  • Supporting the worldwide external audit process through analysis and compilation of information on a quarterly and annual basis

  • Monitoring developments to ensure compliance with US GAAP and prepare technical accounting memorandums that document issues & conclusions in a clear, logical and comprehensive manner

  • Communicating and explaining accounting issues and evolving accounting guidance to the business units and Corporate personnel

  • Supporting technical accounting areas including share-based compensation, derivatives and revenue recognition

  • Representing the Finance organization for the preparation of the annual SEC Form SD documenting the Company’s conflict minerals process

  • Additional responsibilities and projects as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • One direct report; provides indirect supervision in the development of disclosures by the preparers

Required Qualifications for the External Reporting Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting

  • CPA with 5+ years of progressively responsive financial reporting experience, including public accounting

  • Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations, combined with the ability to research and propose company positions on complex accounting issues

Desired Qualifications for the External Reporting Manager:

  • Knowledge of SAP general ledger and Hyperion

  • Prior experience with XBRL and EDGAR (preferably using Workiva)

  • Experience with manufacturing or consumer packaged goods industries

About the Location (Lancaster, PA)

Located in South Central Pennsylvania, Lancaster is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC and New York City. Lancaster offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.

Why Armstrong Flooring?

With a heritage that began more than 150 years ago, Armstrong Flooring, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacture of flooring products with a focus on innovation, design, and environmental sustainability. Based in Lancaster PA, Armstrong Flooring serves both the residential and commercial markets.

Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance

  • Competitive 401(k) with company match

  • Long term disability coverage

  • Vacation and sick time

  • Product discount programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Armstrong Flooring is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets.

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact Armstrong Flooring employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

Armstrong Flooring will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Armstrong Flooring, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Armstrong Flooring mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Armstrong Flooring employees, or to Armstrong Flooring’s resume database will be considered Armstrong Flooring property. Armstrong Flooring will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Armstrong Flooring will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.

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