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Staff Accountant

Date: May 17, 2019

Location: Mason, OH, US, 45040

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 100341 
Position:Full-Time

 

Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

Supporting over 4,500 retail stores in North America, a career in our retail headquarters allows us to stay in touch with the end customer and use their ever-changing behaviors and preferences to shape our offerings of the best eyewear and services.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

The Staff Accountant participates in general oversight of accounting activities (e.g. revenue deferrals, recording of legal expense, marketing expense, tax compliance etc.) and is responsible for month-end close duties (e.g. recording journal entries, performing variance analysis, etc.)

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Completes month-end close duties accurately and timely.
  • Performs data analysis to support monthly journal entries or business compliance related accounts.
  • Prepares reconciliations for various balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepares data packages for monthly filing of sales tax.
  • Maintains proper internal controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley.
  • Ensures compliance with Group accounting policies, regulations and deadlines.
  • Works with auditors to ensure timely completion of audits.
  • Identifies and implements process improvements and provides support for departmental/organizational projects as necessary.
  • Maintains relationship with outside service providers.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field
  • 1+ year(s) relevant experience
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Ability to analyze problems, to compile data, to determine facts and reach a logical conclusion
  • Demonstrate willingness and ability to be a self-starter, taking the initiative to solve problems
  • In-depth understanding of internal controls and segregation of duties
  • Intermediate MS Excel and Word skills
  • Ability to effectively work within various systems including SAP
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Demonstrate the ability and desire to initiate and successfully accomplish personal and business goals
  • Ability to prioritize and multi task
  • Constructively challenge the process and take the initiative to search for opportunities to grow, improve and innovate
  • Effective time management, organizational and communication skills (both written and oral )
  • Ability to interact professionally with coworkers, management and customers
  • Ability to build strong business relationships in a team environment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • MBA
  • CPA
  • Tax or Public Accounting experience

 

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email TalentLuxottica@luxotticaretail.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

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