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Corporate Accountant

Garmin International
Olathe, KS 66061
  • Job Code
    2000017
  • Jobs Rated
    51st
GPS Manufacturer/Distributor

As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.




We are looking for a full time Corporate Accountant to provide a broad range of accounting and analytical support to the Finance department, including key contributions to the timely and accurate completion of the monthly close and reporting process of Garmins US operations and corporate holding companies. Essential functions for this role include:



  • Perform monthly financial statement close activities including the preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, support schedules, and analysis

  • Design, analyze, and maintain accounting records to support complex accrual estimates

  • Serve as a liaison with other departments to provide support services on financial matters, accounting policy, or other business initiatives

  • Assist in footnote preparation for 10-Q and 10-K SEC filings

  • Provide audit support to internal and external auditors

  • Assist in the development, implementation and maintenance of processes, procedures and systems to ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley and US GAAP

  • Research technical accounting topics and prepare memos and documentation as needed

  • Provide support to finance management and other internal customers, including ad-hoc financial analysis and special projects

  • Assist Finance department in other projects/duties as needed



Qualified candidates will possess the following education, experience and skills:



  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Must possess a minimum of 2 years of experience in a complex accounting environment

  • Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others

  • Must demonstrate proficient written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Must be detail-oriented, organized, with demonstrated analytical ability

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • Self-starter with strong problem-solving skills

  • Must possess strong computer skills using Microsoft Office applications (specifically Microsoft Excel)

Candidates with a CPA, public accounting experience, and/or experience with Oracle ERP applications are preferred.




Our benefits, designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life, keep us competitive and allow our associates to make their own decisions about their well-being and future. We offer a choice of healthcare planswith low or no premiumswhich consistently rank in the 90th percentile when compared to other high-tech employers, plus dental and vision plans for you and your family. In addition, our financial benefits rate 82% above the median for technology companies comparable in size. Our 401K retirement plan provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.




{Other.CompanyName} International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veterans status, age or disability.







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Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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