Manager, Financial Reporting

Lake County, IL, US
Sep 07, 2019
Administration, Finance
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Manager, Financial Reporting is responsible for the preparation of AbbVie's SEC filings including Forms 10-K and 10-Q, supporting the quarterly earnings process, maintaining and executing sound financial reporting and disclosures, assisting with technical accounting matters including the adoption of new accounting pronouncements.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Manage the preparation of the Form 10-K, 10-Q and other SEC filings ensuring compliance with SEC and U.S. GAAP reporting requirements including XBRL tagging.
  • Monitor GAAP and SEC developments and lead the adoption of new accounting and disclosure rules. Work closely with external auditors.
  • Support the quarterly earnings release process.
  • Lead other significant projects, including the disclosures for M&A transactions, which vary based on AbbVie's business transactions and priorities.
  • Support AbbVie's global rotational development program through coaching and management of staff participants.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting. CPA required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience. Previous SEC reporting experience for a large global company and considerable Big 4 public accounting experience strongly preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC requirements including XBRL tagging requirements.
  • Strong technical accounting and research skills are required .
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead multiple projects and balance competing priorities .
  • Strong focus on process improvements .
  • Excellent analytical, teamwork, and leadership skills.
  • Prior experience with SEC reporting software preferred.