Does a challenge inspire your ambition? Are you excited about supporting well known and trusted brands? Do you flourish in a fast-paced environment? Do you want to be empowered to inspire fresh ideas at a dynamic international company? Then, Helen of Troy wants to get to know you!
We’re hiring a Director, Accounting to join our Corporate Accounting Team based in El Paso, TX. Reporting to the VP Corporate Controller, the Director, Accounting will be a forward-thinking leader with proven abilities and achievements in a relevant accounting or finance role. This role will serve as the Assistant Controller.
What You’ll Be Doing:
Supervises, directs, and reviews the work of the corporate accounting managers team (including, but not limited to, cash reconciliations, accounts receivable transactions, fixed asset activity, payroll, accounts payable transactions, debt activity, recording of revenue and expenses, statutory accounting, cost and inventory etc.)
Responsible for accuracy of the consolidated general ledgers, including balance sheet reconciliations and financial statements as well as the operating effectiveness for financial internal controls
Provides technical accounting guidance and support to all company entities. Responsible for ensuring that accounting policies and procedures are in place to provide reasonable assurance that the company assets are protected.
Manage and monitor the monthly consolidation process to ensure the accuracy results and timely completeness
Establishes system controls for new financial systems and develops procedures to improve
Recruit, develop and retain talent within the corporate accounting group
Coordinates the preparation of external audit materials and external financial reporting
Involvement in due diligence and other activities surrounding acquisitions/dispositions
Requirements for Consideration:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
At least 10 years of progressive experience in Accounting or Finance
Public accounting experience or work within a publicly traded company
Intermediate to advanced abilities with Excel, Word and Power Point
Helen of Troy is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. If you, as one of our employees or as an applicant for employment, have any questions about our Affirmative Action Plan, please contact Human Resources during regular business hours. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Human Resources at (915) 225-8000.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Helen of Troy
Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ: HELE) is a leading global consumer products company offering creative solutions for our customers through a diversified portfolio of well-recognized and widely trusted brands. We have built leading market positions through new product innovation, product quality and competitive pricing. We have three business segments: Housewares, Health & Home and Beauty.Our Housewares segment provides a broad range of products to help with food preparation, cooking, cleaning, organization, beverage service, and other tasks to ease everyday living for families. Sales for the segment are primarily to retailers, with some direct-to-consumer product distribution.Our Health & Home products focuses on healthcare and home comfort products. Sales for the segment are primarily to retailers, with some direct-to-consumer product distribution.Our Beauty segment provides personal care, beauty care and wellness products including hair styling appliances; grooming tools; decorative haircare accessories; and liquid-, solid- and powder-based personal care products. This segment sells primarily to retailers and beauty supply wholesalers.In December 2017, we divested Healthy Directions LLC and subsidiaries, which made up our Nutritional Supplements segment.