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Associate Manager Technical Accounting and Control

Purchase, New York

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 140722BR

Job Description

Position Summary:

  • Assist in providing technical accounting guidance that aligns business objectives and complies with U.S. GAAP
  • Assist in maintaining and updating accounting policies
  • Assist in PepsiCo's representation letter process and SAB 108 analysis

Position and Accountabilities:

Accounting Guidance:

  • Research accounting policy questions and assist in providing accounting guidance and advice to divisions and Corporate functions
  • Assist in monitoring standards setting process and in implementing new accounting requirements
  • PepsiCo accounting policies:
    • Assist in updating/developing policies
    • Assist in maintaining policy website; act as Administrator and make updates to the website
    • Survey best practices

Financial Reporting and Related Financial Control:

  • Assist in preparation of Form 10-K and Forms 10-Q for filing with the SEC
    • Prepare assigned footnotes and related supporting work-papers including fluctuation analyses of key accounts
    • Prepare disclosure checklist for assigned disclosures
    • Maintain and apply related internal controls
  • Prepare the quarterly Summary of Unrecorded Amounts (SAB 108 analysis)
    • Compile, understand and analyze drivers and impact of SAB 108 items on PepsiCo’s consolidated financial statements using the roll-over and iron-curtain methods
  • Assisting in coordinating with PepsiCo’s external auditors on technical accounting matters
  • Manage PepsiCo’s internal representation letter process
    • Coordination with divisions and other global functions
    • Appropriately drafting issues in representation letters

System Economics and Business Fundamentals:

  • Perform peer group benchmarking and analyze and present results
  • Analyze financial results and trends



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • CPA

Work experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in accounting/auditing
  • Ability to research and interpret technical areas of US GAAP

Additional Preferred Education & Experience:

  • Big 4 accounting experience
  • Experience in both public and private sectors
  • SOx

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

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