Finance

FINANCE

JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT, STAFF

Westford, Massachusetts, United States of America

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

  • Analyze daily cash position by compiling bank information and projecting disbursements for multiple bank accounts to ensure adequate balances meet the short term corporate cash requirements
  • Initiate wires and ACHs for payment through corporate banking system and SAP
  • Clear wires/ACHs/checks for daily bank activity
  • Record daily cash receipts and disbursements in the General Ledger for corporate bank accounts on a daily basis, preparing journal entries and gathering required source documents as needed
  • Compile records for customs recording
  • Prepare all necessary entries for corporate bank accounts, in addition to retail bank charges
  • Prepare weekly and month end deposits as needed
  • Perform monthly general ledger account reconciliations, including but not limited to, intercompany reconciliations and confirmations with PUMA entities throughout the world
  • Record sweep transactions for movement between retail stores and corporate consolidated account as well as performing retail drains to the corporate bank account
  • Monthly cash flow reporting ensuring data integrity and analyzing figures in order to provide Controlling with accurate information for cash flow projections
  • Coordinate with banks for access, setups and administration
  • Intercompany invoicing on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Assist in the month end, quarter-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring transactions are in accordance with guidance from Parent Company while adhering to internal policies and procedures, communicating exceptions to management
  • Work as a team with other staff accountants in standardizing practices and procedures
  • Document job procedures and update as changes may occur
  • Create and implement strategies to improve efficiencies of job functions
  • Participate in ad hoc requests and special projects as needed

Your Talent

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 1-to-3 years of related experience
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in managing goals through initiative, collaboration and teamwork
  • Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to apply strong problem solving techniques
  • SAP experience a plus

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

PUMA is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.For additional information, please contact: us-hrrecruiter@puma.com

PUMA Wellbeing at Westford

Athlete

  • Chair massages
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Wellness room

Social

  • Benefit / wellness fairs
  • Company parties
  • Community engagement
  • Coffee bar

Flex

  • Employee assistance services
  • Parent child office
  • Parental leave policy
  • Summer hours

Finance

  • 401K employer match
  • Childcare discount
  • Employee discount
  • Medical & dental insurance contr.
  • Pre-tax Benefit Plans

Westford MA

Enter Westford, where PUMA is close to nature (and the sports that come with it) and buzzes with the energy to drive sport and fashion forward.

Go Westford
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Shape the base of any team by becoming a trusted player and business partner. By communicating and collaborating with other departments, PUMA Finance is involved in shaping the most fundamental processes and supporting strategic decision making.

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