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Senior External Reporting and Technical Accountant


Auburn Hills, MI, US

Division:  US-Corporate (COR)
Req ID:  49546


To be successful in this position, a positive attitude, enthusiasm about learning, and taking on new and challenging assignments are a requirement.  Additionally, good communication skills are imperative as the candidate will be communicating with various groups in the organization including other employees, managers and directors, both in the U.S and globally.  Nexteer applies International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), so experience with IFRS is highly desirable.  This position provides technical accounting and external reporting support to the Company, under the direction of the External Reporting and Technical Accounting Supervisor.  This position offers opportunity for personal growth and advancement within our company.


  • Coordinate technical accounting for certain routine and ad hoc technical accounting issues.
  • Key member of new accounting standards implementation team.
  • Prepare the semi-annual and annual reports for filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and manage the internal and external review of these documents
  • Prepare semi-annual and annual disclosure checklist for compliance with all reporting requirements of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and IASB.
  • Actively monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance, provide IFRS interpretation and prepare technical memos that document the issues in a clear, logical and comprehensive manner.
  • Manage communications with external auditors on external financial statements and accounting issues to ensure auditor agreement with company decisions on accounting disclosures and issues.
  • Prepare consolidated statement of cash flows on a monthly basis.
  • Assist in coordination of annual audit and semi-annual review activities with external auditors.
  • Ensure compliance with Internal Controls over Financial Reporting.
  • Coordinate with various accounting resources to ensure to obtain support for external financials.
  • Produce clear and organized work papers that adequately support the company’s filings and the internal/external audit process.


Physical Requirements:

  • Speaking & Listening: Communicating with work team and customers
  • Sitting: The employee may be required to sit for extended periods of time



DEGREE:     Bachelor’s Degree               MAJOR:         Accounting

  • Active CPA or working towards a CPA license (has began to sit for the CPA Exam).
  • 3 years of accounting or auditing experience, including technical research skills and financial statement preparation.
  • Recent SEC/IFRS reporting experience or equivalent within public accounting or publicly held company required.
  • Hyperion HFM experience preferred.
  • Able to manage workflow and meet deadlines and work efficiently with tight deadlines.
  • Robust verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with all levels of personnel within the company.
  • Experience with preparation/review of financial statements for public companies.
  • Experience with complex financial analysis and review.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.


Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without requiring sponsorship


Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women


VEVRAA Federal Contractor


Nexteer is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employees to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.


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