Manager, Technical Accounting at Lineage Logistics in Novi, Michigan

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Job Description:

The Manager, Technical Accounting will perform accounting and SEC reporting research, oversee the Company's Financial Policies & Procedures, and manage the preparation of the Company's financial filings with the SEC. This position will have high exposure to executive management and to key finance and operations leaders across the company's worldwide operations. In addition, this position will take the lead in assisting with foreign business combinations.


  • Perform technical accounting and SEC reporting research and document the Company's conclusions in technical whitepapers

  • Monitor accounting literature for new reporting requirements that may potentially impact the Company and lead the implementation of new accounting standards

  • Prepare quarterly accounting and regulatory update presentations for the Company's Audit Committee

  • Work closely with investor relations and various financial reporting teams in the preparation and review of the Company's external financial communications (SEC filings and disclosures, earnings releases, communications with the investment community, etc.)

  • Consult with operating and finance personnel at corporate and within the company's diversified group of businesses related to accounting questions and the implementation of financial policies and procedures

  • Work closely with key stakeholders in the development, revision, and maintenance of the Company's Financial Policies & Procedures

  • Act as a liaison with internal and external auditors on matters involving technical accounting, internal controls, financial policies, and SEC reporting

  • Participate and/or lead various Corporate Finance & Accounting projects to improve the overall efficiency, timeliness, and accuracy of financial close processes

  • Focus on Corporate Finance & Accounting talent management efforts through attraction, development, and retention of key talent across the department

  • Review technical accounting entries related to derivatives and leases (under ASC 842)


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting

  • CPA required

  • 5-7 years of experience in public accounting and/or external financial reporting for a public company

  • Extensive knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to manage and develop others

  • Capable of leading large complex projects

  • Able to perform in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to effectively communicate with foreign operations

Why Lineage?

This is an excellent position to begin your career path within Lineage! Success in this role enables greater responsibilities and promotions! A career at Lineage starts with learning about our business and how each team member plays a part each and every day to satisfy our customers' requirements. Beyond that, you'll help us grow and learn on our journey to be the very best employer in our industry. We'll ask you for your opinion and ensure we do our part to keep you developing and engaged as we grow our business. Working at Lineage is energizing and enjoyable. We value respect and care about our team members.


Lineage provides safe, stable, reliable work environments, competitive pay, excellent Health and Dental benefits, 401K, and Paid Time Off and Sick Days