Senior Accounting Manager



Accounting & Finance
Vernon Hills, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Who We Are:

Founded in 2009, Reformation is a revolutionary lifestyle brand that proves fashion and sustainability can coexist. We combine stylish, vintage-inspired designs with sustainable practices, releasing limited-edition collections for individuals who want to look beautiful and live sustainably. Setting an example for the industry, Reformation remains at the forefront of innovation in sustainable fashion—running the first sustainable factory in Los Angeles, using deadstock and eco fabrics, tracking and sharing the environmental impact of every product, and investing in the people who make this revolution possible. The brand has also established itself as a pioneer in retail innovation, developing an in-store tech concept that brings the best of its online experience to its physical doors.

We are a future focused organization committed to the belief that the problems facing our planet and society can be solved through innovation, common sense and education. Being naked is the #1 most sustainable option. We're #2.

Here at Ref, we put people first. We know that you can't innovate and do cool stuff without having everyone on board. So we work to create a culture where everyone feels like they belong and where their voices are truly valued. We build an inclusive culture together and make a real impact along the way.

Senior Accounting Manager:

As the Senior Accounting Manager your primary responsibility will be ensuring monthly financial statements are complete, accurate and in compliance with GAAP. In this role, you will grow and develop our team of talented accountants to support our monthly operational reporting. This position will be critical as we implement additional system enhancements with NetSuite and become a best in class Accounting organization.

What You’ll Do:

  • Review month-end accounting activities, including all reconciliations to provide accurate inventory valuation and reporting and appropriate revenue recognition
  • Prepare journal entries, analysis and reconciliations of accounts
  • Oversee the accounting of multiple revenue streams as well as the design, implementation, and execution of scalable and effective processes for a more efficient close and control environment
  • Manage inventory accounting team to assist in the 3 way match process, investigate inventory discrepancies, and work with AP and Production on resolution
  • Perform monthly purchase price variance and received-not-vouchered reconciliation
  • Ad hoc analysis related to inventory and COGS fluctuations
  • Prepare monthly actuals vs budget and gross margin analysis
  • Manage and develop revenue and inventory accounting staff
  • Serve as a key point of contact for external auditors and consultants to support revenue and inventory testing

What You’ll Need:

  • 5+ years accounting experience within an e-commerce, retail or CPG environment
  • Bachelor’s / Four (4) year degree in Finance, Accounting, or similar field required
  • 2 years of large-scale ERP experience NetSuite experience a plus
  • Expert Excel (Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP’s, etc)
  • Strong problem solving aptitude. Identify root causes, gather and process relevant information, and make recommendations for solutions
  • Ability to effectively analyze transactional level detail in an enterprise resource planning system and articulate the key findings to management
  • Must be able to collaborate and build positive relationships cross-functionally to effectively make recommendations and implement process improvements
  • Action-oriented and solution-driven with the ability to thrive in a fast pace environment

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, vision, and dental insurance for eligible employees
  • Paid vacation, sick, holidays & volunteer time-off for eligible employees
  • Mission based company + casual and entrepreneurial work environment
  • Clothing discount, dog-friendly office, company events + parties and much more
  • 401K with company match

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and a short cover letter telling us about yourself and why you are a great fit for Reformation!

Reformation requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to starting work. Reformation is an equal opportunity employer, and will consider requests for exemption from this policy as a reasonable accommodation where it can do so absent undue hardship, consistent with federal, state, and local law.

The Reformation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status

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