American Heart Association (AHA)

Senior Accountant (International Business)

American Heart Association (AHA)

Job Description

This job opportunity is located in Dallas, Texas Overview

Now is the time to join an organization that enables you to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Here at the American Heart Association (AHA), you matter and so does your career! We are currently hiring for a Senior Accountant, International Business at our National Center in Dallas, TX. The Senior Accountant will manage the finance, accounting and tax & regulatory compliance functions of AHA international business that consists of multiple international Territories, multiple product lines, and several foreign offices/entities with $22 million annual revenue. Will provide direct coaching and supervision to one Staff Accountant.

The American Heart Association offers programs to help you maintain work/life satisfaction according to your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university as well as various other training and support mechanisms locally and through our National Center.

#TheAHALife is our company culture, our way of life, reflecting our diversity and inclusion, our focus on work-life satisfaction, and our Guiding Values - Check out this hashtag on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter today Responsibilities

  • Ensure all transactions are recorded, classified and reported properly in accordance with the General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). This includes but is not limited to billing, revenue recognition, expenses recording, accounts receivable, inventory, foreign payroll, foreign bank accounts and international taxm and regulatory compliance.
  • Manage and coordinate the budget process of over 50+ individual budgets and 15+ capitalized budgets and provide support to International SVP, VPs, Directors, Managers and other applicable staff.
  • Manage the finance and accounting functions of AHA’s foreign entities and offices including revenue and expenses recognition, financial transactions and financial statement review, financial consolidation to parent, foreign tax collection reporting, and remittance.
  • Collaborate with International management in establishing the finance and accounting process, procedures and treatment for new international business, product lines, projects, office or entities, Business Model/strategies and territories/countries.
  • Assist in financial planning, projection and reporting for the International Operations.
  • Guide and direct assigned staff to reach goals.

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field of study.
  • 5+ years of accounting experience in a related field, including budget and Analysis" id="link" class="link">Financial Analysis and revenue generation accounting.
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience working with an accounting software system.
  • Previous employment in a mid- to large size company.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skill (pivot tables, v-lookups).
  • Prior experience with invoicing and/or A/R management.
  • Excellent customer service and organizational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Detail and deadline oriented.
Here are some of the preferred skills/experiences we are looking for:

  • Professional certification in accounting (CPA, CIA, CMA)
  • International accounting experience.
  • Working knowledge of GAAP and Accounting Standard Codification.
  • Bilingual
  • Previous experience in a staff management capacity.
Compensation & Benefits

Our Rewards & Benefits package not only gives you the total benefits you want, but also goes above and beyond with innovative programs to develop your skills – helping you grow and thrive at the American Heart Association.

The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for Health Equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

EOE Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities Location US-TX-Dallas Posted Date 2 hours ago (10/29/2021 11:05 AM) Requisition ID 2019-3947 Job Family Group Business Operations Job Category Finance & Accounting Location: Dallas, TX American Health Associasion (AHA) does not indicate an expiration date for Vacancies. Please apply timely not to miss an opportunity.

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