Bass Pro Shops Sr. Manager of Financial Reporting in Springfield, Missouri

Position Summary:

The Senior Manager of Financial Reporting is responsible for the accurate and timely recording of all transactions to the general ledger for the Companies of Bass Pro Group, the production of financial reports and manages the processes that support the accumulation and analysis of various financial data. Additionally, the position oversees the management of the financial reporting and inventory accounting departments. This position reports to the Director of Accounting.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manage the preparation and distribution of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements

  • Ensure the accurate recording of all financial transactions to the general ledger.

  • Oversee the Company’s adoption of the new revenue recognition and leasing standards.

  • Review leasing proposals and analyses to determine proper accounting treatment per GAAP.

  • Remain current on the latest accounting pronouncements and developments and ensure the Company properly implements financial reporting modifications, as needed.

  • Manage the year-end closing process including the interim and year-end audits performed by outside auditors.

  • Control and enhance financial applications, systems and processes.

  • Perform ad hoc projects and analysis for various members of management as needed.

  • Communicate clearly and timely with other Company departments regarding accounting and financial reporting developments.

  • Ensure the Company appropriately accounts for specific transitions.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • A B.S. degree in Accounting, CPA and a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience is strongly preferred

  • Public accounting experience is required

  • A master’s degree is desired

  • Strong analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize workload

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled