Accounting Manager

  • Company: Fendi North America
  • Country/Region: United States
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Minimum 5 years
  • Reference No.: FEND01391
  • Date of publication: 2019.12.16


Reporting to the Director of Accounting, the Accounting Manager is responsible for assuring the integrity and accuracy of all accounting operations, tax & treasury for Fendi Americas. The position supervises a team of 3.



  • Manages 3 Accountants and monitors the day to day accounting, tax, treasury for the USA, Canada & Mexico.
  • Creates business policies and practices compliant with federal, state and local laws and with LVMH/FENDI standards; develop a review process to ensure they maintain these goals.
  • Manages the maintenance of the company's system of accounts, books and records on all company transactions and assets.
  • Partner with FP&A team to the quantitative and qualitative reporting to the parent company according to the LVMH group deadlines.
  • Partner with various Departments (HR, E-Commerce, Retail, Store Planning, Merchandizing, Marketing etc.) and provide best in class customer service
  • Responsible for the company's tax matters, transfer price policy, cash management.
  • Permanently searches for improving either efficiency and effectiveness of the accounting processes
  • Cooperates with the FP&A department to develop annual budget and quarterly forecasts
  • Supports the different areas of the company providing them with all necessary financial information for decisions making and helps them understand the impact and their interpretation.
  • Communicates regularly with Global HQ in Rome; maintains strong working relationships
  • Manages a diverse and high performing accounting staff; hires new resources and assures constant training and coaching
  • Oversees the day-to-day operations of the Accounting department, ensuring all tasks and projects are being completed as planned


Additional information


  • 5 + years of relevant experience, preferably in an international, retail experience a plus
  • B.S. degree in Accounting - CPA preferred
  • Advanced Knowledge of Us and IFRS GAAPs; High proficiency in SAP
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Business partner and team player
  • Natural curiosity and self driven
  • Public accounting experience is a plus

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