Accounting Director
Also referred to as: Accounting Operations Director, Director of General Accounting, Financial Accounting Director
Requirements and Responsibilities
Directs the establishment and implementation of an organization's accounting policies and procedures. Has overall responsibility for assigned accounting operations and systems as well as associated analysis and report preparation. Leads and directs accounting professional and support staff through subordinate managers. Requires a bachelor's degree. May require CPA certification. Typically reports to the CFO or top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.
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Level of Education:  Accounting Director Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Accounting Director Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Accounting Director Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation