Director of Supply Chain Accounting

Last updated one month ago
Location:Atlanta, Georgia, Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

  • We are looking for a Director to lead Microsoft’s Supply Chain Accounting team. The Supply Chain Accounting team partners closely with the Corporate Finance, Manufacturing, Supply Chain teams supporting a broad business scope of Microsoft devices including Surface and Xbox. The environment is dynamic and innovative, where the accounting team must be flexible & deeply integrated with the business.
  • This leader will oversee supply chain accounting including inventory reserve process, warranty accounting and standard costing, as well as related compliance activities including SOX. This leader is a manager of people managers, overseeing a team of approximately 17 individuals. This role reports to the Sr. Director of Corporate Accounting.


  • Lead the Supply Chain Accounting team that supports the rhythm of business for monthly and quarterly accounting close processes.
  • Oversee the coordination and preparation, delivery, and analysis of balance sheet and P&L reporting and assist in reviews with senior business leaders.
  • Lead compliance activities, which requires partnership with Internal Audit and Supply Chain Operations teams. Ensure SOX compliance including development of new controls as the business evolves.
  • Oversee the preparation of inventory related financial information for Microsoft’s financial statements and disclosures.
  • Lead quarterly reviews with the Controller and Chief Accounting Officer.


  • BS/BA degree in accounting, finance, or business administration, MBA/CPA or equivalent preferred
  • Minimum 12 years relevant experience in financial reporting and analysis from accounting/consulting firm or multinational corporation
  • Experience managing large teams and demonstrated people development skills
  • Excellent cross-group collaboration skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with senior management
  • Must be a self-starter, well organized, adaptable, and able to multi-task
  • This role can be located in Atlanta or Redmond. If located in Atlanta requires up to 30% travel.

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