Tiffany & Co. is one of the most legendary brands in the world today. With a history that spans back to 1837, Tiffany & Co is a jeweler and specialty retailer, whose merchandise offerings include an extensive selection of jewelry, as well as timepieces, sterling silverware, china, crystal, stationery, fragrances and accessories. Tiffany & Co. operates a manufacturing facility in Cumberland, RI where jewelry products unique to our company are crafted by a diverse workforce.
Tiffany offers our employees the resources they need to be successful in an environment that recognizes and rewards creativity, innovation and dedication. We take great pride in helping each of our employees design an exciting future within our enduring tradition of excellence. At Tiffany & Co. an inspired career is life’s best accessory.
Reporting to the Manager, U.S. Jewelry Manufacturing Finance, the successful candidate will be responsible for understanding and improving daily and monthly cost accounting processes, monthly, quarterly and year-end financial closings, and inventory account reconciliations for all jewelry manufacturing facilities in Cumberland, RI; Lexington, KY; Pelham, NY; NYC; and Dominican Republic. The position is responsible for optimizing use of the JD Edwards systems and applications in support of the day to day operations of the cost accounting department and monitor processes in view of gaining efficiencies. He/she is responsible for implementing policies and procedures aiming to optimize workflows and processes and is the SOX process owner for the jewelry manufacturing entities as well as any Tiffany corporate compliance programs on the jewelry manufacturing side.
Work Order Flow Process Management
Inventory Accounting & Valuation
Financial Reporting & Compliance
Bachelor's degree in Accounting and/or Auditing
Minimum 4 years of Cost Accounting or related financial experience
Minimum 3 years of audit experience with one of the “Big Four” accounting firms
Strong leadership and people management capabilities with cross-functional organizational effectiveness
Creative thinker with a willingness to challenge the current way of doing things; ability and willingness to drive change
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced Excel skills
Experience using manufacturing & financial modules of an ERP system.
Demonstrated ability to conduct process flow analysis and implement improvements
Strong project management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; both verbally and written
Must be available to travel up to 25%, willing to work flexible hours during monthly and year-end closings, as well as for special assignments when business needs require
Knowledge of JD Edwards system and other support software/applications
CMA (Certified Management Accountant)
CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
MBA (Master of Business Administration, Finance and/or Auditing )