Accountant, Inventory Control

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Reynoldsburg, OH, United States
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Job ID: 44867

POSITION SUMMARY
The Accountant is responsible for moderately complex accounting activities and analysis relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and the resultant managerial reports and financial statements. Position will report to the Manager of Inventory Control.

RESPONSIBILITIES
-Ensure that all month-end accounting is performed in a timely and accurate manner with a high level of attention to detail
-Prepare journal entries and balance sheet reconciliation schedules
-Reconcile and maintain expense accounts and ensure appropriate accruals each month
-Reconcile store inventories and analyze results
-Research and resolve store and distribution center inventory related issues
-Partner with Store Operations and Merchandise Planning to resolve inventory discrepancies
-Assist with special projects and ad hoc analysis
-Maintain high level of productivity
-Follow up on all outstanding issues on a timely basis
-Provide quality customer service
-Identify areas of opportunity/weakness and recommend solutions for achieving optimal efficiency in a controlled environment
-Maintain financial and operational controls and procedures

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / BEHAVIORS
-Excellent customer service skills
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Strong problem solving skills
-Proven organizational skills
-Intermediate/Advanced PC Skills - Excel, Word and Access

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
-Bachelor's degree in accounting preferred
-Advanced degree or CPA a plus
-Two to three years' experience in accounting and/or finance operations, preferably with a company with annual volume in excess of $100 million
-Experience in journal entry preparation, auditing and balance sheet reconciliation preferred
-SAP experience a plus

NOTE: MAY PERFORM OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED
L Brands, through its high-emotion brands Victoria's Secret, Bath and Body Works, Pink, La Senza and Henri Bendel, is an international specialty retailer delivering lingerie, personal care and beauty products, apparel and accessories to customers worldwide. Our brands are available in more than 2,600 retail stores in the United States, more than 680 international locations, and through our award-winning internet and catalogue channels. L Brands, which recorded sales of $10.5 billion in 2012 and employs more than 90,000 associates, was Fortune's 2011 World's Most Admired specialty retailer.

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