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SEC Reporting Leader

  • GE Corporate
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/23/2017 8:12:08 PM
  • 2691042
  • Job Function: Finance
  • Business Segment: Corporate Finance & Operating Components
Location(s): United States ; Connecticut; Norwalk


About Us:
GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The SEC Reporting Leader will be responsible for the following areas:

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Monitor, assess and communicate the effects of new accounting pronouncements and SEC regulations and lead, manage, and/or coordinate the adoption of those assigned
  • Work collaboratively to benchmark disclosures against industry peers' filings
  • Prepare presentations for executive management team, board of directors, and various parties as needed
  • Lead the preparation of financial statements, notes and MD&A for earnings release, Forms 10-Q, 10-K and GE Annual Report
  • Lead the preparation/review other periodic SEC filings including Forms 8-K and 13F
  • Oversee documentation/quality control process for SEC filings
  • Work collaboratively with businesses, corporate functions and KPMG to address comments on SEC filings
  • Work with external design firm and printer to produce the GE Annual Report
  • Lead process for responses to SEC comment letters
  • Review/coordinate review of analyst presentations, Chairman’s letter in Annual Report, Board presentations from a Controllership standpoint
  • Coordinate with and support SEC Reporting Systems Analysts for IBM Cognos CDM and XBRL requirements

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA required
  • Minimum 8+ years public/private accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP and SEC financial reporting requirements
  • SEC Reporting experience with a large corporation and/or public accounting

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to develop effective working relationships with all levels of the organization
  • Familiarity with ledger-based reporting systems such as Hyperion and Cognos FSR or CDM
  • Ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Ability to work and manage a team effectively under strict time constraints
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • XBRL experience
  • Experience in a role influencing others without direct authority

    Locations: United States ; Connecticut; Norwalk

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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