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Accounting Manager

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90013

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
CR Laurence


Job ID:  [[426200]]

C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. (CRL) is the leading supplier to the glazing, architectural, railing, construction, industrial, and automotive industries. Offering more than 60,000 products, we serve the industry from locations throughout North America, Europe, and Australia.



Job Summary

Responsible for direct supervision of corporate accounting reporting and related activities for assigned international entities. This leader will be instrumental in balance sheet risk management, identifying efficiencies, creating value within a decision support function and most importantly leading a team of staff accountants. Lastly, this position will deliver financial reporting and support related activities such as budgeting and compliance functions.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Team Leadership – Lead, guide and support team of staff & senior accountants. Ensure clear expectations for performance are set and met.
  • Employee Development –Hire, Train, develop and coach staff to ensure team members’ professional growth and success as well as the success of the organization.
  • Process Improvement –Develop and improve current policies and procedures to ensure the team is motivated, fully utilized, and maintaining efficiencies and productivity.
  • Drive timely and accurate month-end close process (3-day window)
  • Review and approve balance sheet reconciliations
  • Develop and enforce accounting policies and procedures.
  • Monitor, and enforce internal controls (i.e. SOX compliance) through oversight of Business Process and Controls Group.
  • Co-manage audits performed by CRH Internal Audit and external auditors and remediate audit findings.
  • Participate in annual budget process by establishing schedules, collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data.
  • Manage various external relationships, including Oldcastle, Inc. and CRH (parent companies) and third-party tax firms
  • Assessing current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes


Skills, Knowledge and Ability Requirements

To be considered for this role, the following conditions must be met:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting; MBA and/or CPA preferred.
  • 6+ years of related experience, 4+ years in a supervisory/management role preferred
  • 4+ years public accounting experience; Manufacturing and distribution accounting experience preferred
  • High level of emotional intelligence with effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Adept at managing time and must be highly organized and committed to meeting priorities & deadlines
  • Attention to detail and possessing a high level of commitment towards goals and objectives
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by completing licensure continued education requirements, attending educational workshops; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.


The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types or work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.


What CRL Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRL Americas



C.R. Laurence Co. is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. 


CRL Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. (CRL) is an E-Verify Employer.


Date Posted:  Aug 3, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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