Company: QVC, Inc.
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Job Description Details
The Director, Accounting is responsible for leading the
execution of Zulily accounting policies and procedures. Research
and interpretation of US GAAP guidance, serves as an advisor to the
Zulily business directly and Business Planning and Analysis
department on accounting treatment among other responsibilities.
This leader will have significant integration points with
Transaction Services, Business Planning and Analysis, Liberty
accounting leadership as well as the external audit firm
Team Leadership. Provides guidance, training, and motivation to
develop staff skills.
Reserve Adequacy and accounting transaction US GAAP application
Accounting Close/Issues - General Ledger Close for Zulily and
it's international subsidiaries, research of US GAAP accounting
guidance and consultation with the business and within Finance.
Chart of Accounts - standards, definitions, and account
Planning of System integrations including SAP. Open and
transparent communication of issues affecting financial results and
communication of results on a monthly, quarterly and YTD basis.
Liberty Ledger reporting and SEC Reporting support - 10Q, 10K,
MD&A for Zulily included in Qurate's filings.
Process Improvement, Policy and Procedures, as well as assisting
in the accounting research, interpretation, and execution of all
new accounting pronouncements for Zulily.
Audit Interactions. Coordinates the annual audit of Zulily's
financial records by an independent auditing firm. Prepares
required analysis, fields and resolves questions, monitors progress
of the audits, and implements auditing recommendations.
- General oversight of Accounts Payable and Payroll. Coordinates
with QRG / GBS and business teams to deliver consistent service
levels and drive working capital improvements.
Extensive accounting expertise in US GAAP and external financial
reporting requirements (SEC)
Process-oriented with a continuous improvement mindset
Strong communication skills- both written and oral
- Extensive business knowledge in order to apply accounting
standards appropriately with the best corporate outcome
Education: Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Finance, or a
related field. CPA (Certified Public Accountant) required. MBA or
MA degree preferred.
Experience: Minimum 5 years progressive public accounting
experience, which includes a broad knowledge of generally accepted
accounting principles and standards. 10 years of experience
- This role will report into the SVP of Finance at QVC, Open to
fill the position in markets where Zulily has a footprint, WA, OH,
PA & FL*
About Qurate Retail Group
Qurate Retail Group comprises seven leading retail brands - QVC,
HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, and Grandin
Road - all dedicated to providing a 'third way to shop,' beyond
transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores.
Globally, Qurate Retail Group is #1 in video commerce, reaching
approximately 370 million homes worldwide via 16 television
networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps,
print catalogs, and in-store destinations. Qurate Retail Group is
#3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the
U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). Qurate Retail Group combines
the best of retail, media and social to curate products,
experiences, conversations and communities for millions of highly
discerning shoppers -- bringing joy, inspiration and humanity to
shopping. Qurate Retail Group also curates large audiences, across
multiple platforms, for thousands of brand vendors. Headquartered
in West Chester, Pa., Qurate Retail Group has 27,000 team members
in the U.S., the U.K., Germany, Japan, Italy, France, Poland and
China. For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com.
Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB) includes the Qurate
Retail Group portfolio of brands as well as other minority
As an equal opportunity employer, Qurate Retail Group is
committed to a diverse workforce and is also committed to a
barrier-free employment process. In order to ensure reasonable
accommodations for individuals pursuant to applicable law,
individuals that require accommodation in the job application
process for a posted position may contact us at CareersUS@QVC.com
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