DuPont Senior Accounting Benefits Specialist in Wilmington, Delaware
Senior Accounting Benefits Specialist (Job Number: 016206W-01)
The Senior Accounting Benefits Specialist
Analyzes and resolve complex benefit plan accounting and reporting issues, including interpreting external technical accounting pronouncements.
Assists in directing company implementation of new accounting and reporting requirements, including adoption of Accounting Standards Update 2017-07.
Acts as resource to corporate accounting and actuarial teams.
Identify and initiate process improvements for increased productivity
Analyze and develop complex multi-legal entity journal entries, including reporting tools for footnote responsibilities
Coordination and review of all accounting entries for U.S. & foreign benefit plans
Point of contact for benefit plan accounting related issues (Mergers, Spin-offs, Carve, etc.)
Reconcile all benefit plan balance sheet and income statement accounts on a quarterly basis
Preparation of select quarterly and annual footnotes, including fair value measurement table
Oversight and preparation of monthly and quarterly SOX controls
Preparation of pension plan financial statements which includes coordination with State Street as well as various departments internally, including HR-Benefits and DuPont Capital Management
Review of and reconciliation to Department of Labor Form 5500
Management and oversight of external audit process for Form 5500 and select footnote data
Thorough understanding of US GAAP and SEC Reporting
3+ years of experience with Big 4 or industry related experience
Strong oral and written skills
Self-directed and accountable
Strong analytical skills
Ability to manage multiple tasks
Works well in teams with an ability to interact at all levels of the organization
Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
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