Accounting Policy Manager (Charlotte, NC)

Lewis James Professional

                                                                                                                                     Accounting Policy Manager
Lewis James Professional is a woman-owned staff augmentation, project consulting and direct hire search and placement firm. We are currently seeking an Accounting Policy Manager for a direct hire opportunity with a financial services client.


  • Lead implementation of new accounting standards, evaluating effects on current business and accounting processes and procedures.
  • Responsibility for documentation of accounting standards adoption.
  • Develop accounting guidance and documentation for new business strategies and proposed transactions.
  • Oversee presentations for management regarding impacts of technical accounting issues and new accounting standards.
  • Review of financial statements for compliance with U.S. GAAP and SEC Reporting Requirements.
  • Monitor and report for emerging accounting issues and standards.
  • Development and maintenance of internal accounting policies.
  • Preparation of periodic documentation for technical accounting topics (e.g., Variable Interest Entities, SAB 108).


  • Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP and SEC Reporting Requirements.
  • Strong technical accounting skills.
  • Ability to research issues within accounting standards codification and available interpretations.
  • Ability to translate technical accounting requirements into transactional level support.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to understand business economics and related accounting processes.
  • Prior audit and internal control experience is desirable.
  • Degree in Accounting, CPA preferred.
  • 5+ years of related work experience.
  • Experience in Public Accounting or Public Company Corporate Accounting Department is also desirable.

For immediate consideration, please click “Apply” and use Job Code BHJOB11837_4035. You may also send a copy of your resume to: and enter only the following job code in the subject line: BHJOB11837_4035. Lewis James Professional is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V