Nestled conveniently in North Texas in the vibrant (booming, bustling) city of Denton is the corporate headquarters of Sally Beauty Holdings, the world’s largest wholesale and retail distributor of beauty supplies. We are inviting applications for our Director of General Accounting. SBH is seeking a dynamic and innovative individual to lead its General Accounting teams while remaining dedicated to our mission and cultural values. This position reports to the Company’s Assistant Controller, and has significant interaction with leaders across the organization.
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Our Director of general accounting is responsible for ensuring accurate and timely financial reporting for Sally domestic operations and selected corporate areas. Responsible for managing the Lawson application from a user standpoint, ensuring all statutory requirements are met and Sarbanes-Oxley assigned controls are designed and operating effectively.
Ensuring the accuracy of the financial reporting cycle – close, reconciliations and Sarbanes-Oxley controls – for Sally operations and selected corporate functions.
Ensuring the overall accuracy of the rent obligation process, including applicable reconciliations.
Preparation and balancing of statutory financial statements to report on legal entity operations for tax purposes.
Ensure the accuracy and reliability of the underlying Lawson GL architecture for Report Writer and system fundamentals for processing, to include proper security for assigned areas.
Coordinate the timely and efficient management of KPMG annual audit and quarterly reviews.
Provides tax related analyses in support of various tax positions and oversees abandoned property filings.
Provide support to the field operations for special analyses or response to questions.
Develop management team of up to three managers or senior managers.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
5+ years of accounting or finance experience
Experience in accounting for international operations a plus
CPA designation preferred
Experience in accounting for multi-location retail operations a plus
Lawson Software experience plus
Excellent analytical and communication skills
Ability to work under deadlines.
Strong systems aptitude.
We offer a competitive salary and outstanding benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life Insurance, paid vacation and sick days, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement and 401(k) with company match. In addition, associates of SBH may take advantage of our in house salon with complementary services and a varied selection of food options at our corporate campus. Also, featured at our corporate campus, is both a Sally Beauty and CosmoProf Professional onsite store, where associates enjoy a great merchandise discount!
At SBH, we remain committed to protecting the health and safety of all our customers and associates and maintain the following COVID-19 Precautions:
Personal protective equipment provided or required
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
Remote interview process
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability.
Internal Number: 7787
About Sally Beauty
Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH) is a global distributor and retailer of professional beauty products Through the Sally Beauty Supply and Beauty Systems Group businesses, we sell and distribute through over 5,000 stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Chile, France, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Ireland, the Netherlands, Spain, and Germany.