Avery Dennison Financial Reporting Analyst in Glendale, California

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

Summary:The Financial Reporting Analyst is responsible for assisting with internal and external financial reportingand consolidation-related activities, including assistance in the preparation of quarterly and annualfinancial reports, and account reconciliation and analysis.RESPONSIBILITIES:● Prepare supporting documentation and analysis for portions of SEC filings (10-Qs, 10-Ks, 8-KsProxies and Annual Reports), including preparation of footnotes and/or MD&A disclosures.● Analyze and review data submitted by divisions/business units for quarterly consolidated financialreporting, including intercompany reconciliation, account fluctuation analysis and interaction withdivisions/businesses to obtain required information.● Utilize Hyperion Financial Management system to support external and internal reportingrequirements.● Interact with internal and external auditors during quarterly reviews and annual audits.● Assist with corporate balance sheet account reconciliations.● Interact with the external auditors and provide them supporting documentation for financialstatements and footnote disclosures, and respond to their inquiries.● Prepare government reporting and census forms.● Assist in the documentation/update of department Sarbanes-Oxley 404 processes, includingpreparation of supporting documents for SOX walkthroughs and testing.● Assist in special projects such as technical research and benchmark information gathering.


QUALIFICATIONS:● Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance● 2-3 years of relevant finance experience● Public accounting experience strongly preferred● CPA or CPA candidate● Excellent Microsoft Office skills (Excel and Word)● Strongly preferred experience with financial software application (PeopleSoft/Hyperion)● Strong organization/time management skills● Strong analytical skills● Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment meeting deadline requirements● Excellent verbal and writing skills

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