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Inventory Accounting Manager
Posted on 1/24/2023
Dorchester, Boston, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting
  • At least five (5) years inventory accounting and reporting experience
  • At least two (2) years of people management
  • Experience with inventory cycle count monitoring programs in 3PL environments
  • Big 4 public accounting experience and/or CPA preferred
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of inventory related functions and US GAAP
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work autonomously with demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent analytical capabilities and ability to use multiple data sources to deliver insights
  • NetSuite or similar Enterprise ERP experience
  • Quick learner with an ability to adapt to change and excel in a very dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to make recommendations and experience driving process improvement initiatives in the inventory cycle
  • Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with cross functional teams
  • Lead all aspects of reporting and analysis of inventory, ensuring reporting and transactions are in adherence with US GAAP
  • Analyze product and sales channels profitability (i.e., Gross Margin Analysis)
  • Support the general ledger and monthly financial close process through review of balance sheet account reconciliations (inventory on hand, inventory in transit, freight and warranty reserve accounts)
  • Manage and review the inventory reserves analysis and propose adjustments as needed
  • Oversee monthly consigned inventory analysis and review adjustments across all locations, investigating discrepancies
  • Collaborate with Logistics team to drive best practices in terms of receiving, shipping, and inventory management that support the achievement of inventory accuracy goals
  • Monitor effectiveness of controls in the inventory and cost accounting system while making recommendations for improvements
  • Provide leadership and take accountability for identifying and driving process and inventory system improvement initiatives
  • Drive continuous financial improvement and provide management effective understanding and analysis of inventory and COR results
  • Ensure practices are in place to prepare and maintain schedules and supporting documentation needed for the year-end audit
Desired Qualifications
  • Technology savvy in general, proficient with MSOffice and Google Workspace (Excel skills are a must). Tableau experience is a plus

501-1,000 employees

Home security company
Company Overview
Simplisafe wants to make home security accessible to everyone
  • Health Insurance - A comprehensive plan provides peace of mind for you and your family.
  • Employee assistance program - Help through the difficult situations that come up at work and at home.
  • Tuition reimbursement - We want you to keep learning, so we’ll cover part of your tuition.
  • 401(k) - Saving for your future in the present.
  • Unlimited vacation - Exempt employees take the time when you need it or want it. We mean it.
  • Life and disability insurance - Coverage for when you need it most.
Company Core Values
  • Customer obsessed
  • Aim High
  • No Ego
  • One Team
  • Life As We Climb
  • Lean & Nimble