MEREDITH CORPORATION Business Manager Financial in DES MOINES, Iowa
JOB DESCRIPTION In addition, the Business Manager: Resolves problems and answers questions from external/internal customers that relate to accounting methods or systems. Coordinates with departmental directors regarding monthly spending and annual budget preparation. Advises management of economic impact of operating decisions.Essential Job Functions50% - Prepares month end close, forecast, operating budgets, and strategic plans. Communicates results to management.10% - Prepares balance sheet reconciliations for assigned profit centers.10% - Works with department managers to establish and maintain budgets for promotional and edit/art spending. Provides reporting of actual spending against budget. Advises management of potential variances from budget.10% - Develops and maintains procedures to ensure accurate financial statement preparation and safeguarding of company assets.10% - Prepares analysis related to development and administration of payroll and incentive plans.10% - Assists with other special projects and duties as assigned. III. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB REQUIREMENTS | All must be met to be considered. Education: Bachelor s degree in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent training and/or experience. CPA preferred. Experience: Employer's Job# JR06939Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.