Pinkerton is seeking an experienced and dynamic professional to manage the Company's accounting functions worldwide. This includes all facets of accounting operations, internal controls, financial reporting, monthly close cycle, policy development and communication with the parent company regarding financial results and reporting. The Director will be responsible for scaling the Accounting department as Pinkerton grows.
Essential Functions Include:
Represent Pinkerton’s core values of integrity, vigilance, and excellence.
Lead the company’s accounting function across all areas of responsibility;
Provide expert and strategic guidance on all matters impacting the company’s financials and drive day-to-day management of accounting resources.
Advise leadership of any areas of potential risk and provide recommendations to strategically enhance financial performance and business opportunities.
Provide technical accounting GAAP/IFRS guidance and support to all company entities which may include involvement in due diligence and other activities surrounding acquisitions/dispositions.
Coordinate work, related to both internal and external audits, in the periodic review of the company financial records;
Implement agreed upon recommendations, related to areas of responsibility, resulting from the audit findings.
Interpret, develop, implement, and monitor accounting policies, processes, and procedures. Provide counsel on accounting-related issues, disclosure obligations related to business transactions, and financial statements.
Work with the FP&A and internal leadership to analyze and interpret financial and operating data including performance benchmark reporting, market niche reporting, performance assessments, cost, contract pricing, profitability and wage analyses.
Oversee the preparation of regulatory reports and filings required for submission to federal and state agencies.
Oversee all treasury functions including, daily cash management, cash forecasts, accounts payable, payroll and accounts receivables.
Provide training, guidance, and direction to the Accounting team to ensure work is performed in an efficient, timely, and knowledgeable manner;
Adjust daily operations ensure the department’s successful completion of assigned goals and objectives.
Lead accounting process improvements and change initiatives, streamlining processes, developing metrics, and creating efficiencies within the department.
All other duties, as assigned.
Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree (MBA preferred) in Finance, Accounting, or related field. CPA required plus at least ten years of hands-on accounting experience within a global corporate environment.
Pinkerton traces its roots to 1850 when Allan Pinkerton founded Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. Today, Pinkerton offers organizations a range of corporate risk management services from security consulting and investigations to executive protection, employment screening and protective intelligence. With employees and offices worldwide, Pinkerton maintains an unmatched reputation for protecting clients and their assets around the globe.