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Job Title:  Director External Reporting

Requisition ID:  5879

Reading, PA, US, 19605

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products. We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.


Job Purpose

Responsibilities include preparation of periodic and annual SEC filings and other external reporting, including data gathering, drafting, and filing documents as well as coordination with corporate and regional finance, internal and external legal counsel, external auditors, and the Disclosure Committee.  The work involved is related to the overall management and general business of the Director of External Reporting function

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparation of quarterly 10-Q’s, 8-K’s, annual 10-K’s, Board of Director Updates/Audit Committee, Analyst Updates, and other external reporting
  • Ensure compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting requirements
  • Implementation of new Accounting Standards
  • Drive process improvements within the External Reporting function
  • Technical resource on GAAP matters, including researching and drafting technical memoranda to present conclusions to management and external auditors
  • Responsible for complete and timely SEC Filings, with heavy direct interaction with external auditors, along with adequate documentation to support conclusions and disclosures
  • Present disclosure requirements in accordance with GAAP and SEC rules, along with proper justifications to the Disclosure Committee
  • Preparation of Accounting Policies to be use by the regions resulting in proper information disclosed in external filings
  • Participate in quarterly financial statement analysis with corporate and regional finance
  • Responsible for documentation and compliance of internal controls relating to external reporting
  • Special projects as required
  • Exercise discretion and independent judgment when dealing with critical matters within the Corporate Finance Department.


External Reporting Manager
SEC Analyst

QUALIFICATIONS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience
BS in Accounting with 7 to 10 years’ experience
SEC reporting experience required
Must possess high degree of accuracy
Must be deadline driven and flexible relative to work hours
Solid knowledge of US GAAP and SEC rules, regulations, and deadlines
CPA with BIG 4 experience relating to public
Ability to interact with senior management, outside legal counsel, and auditors
Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley section 404 compliance requirements


Computer Skills
Competency with standard Microsoft applications required.
Knowledge of Hyperion, BaaN, and Oracle a plus

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

General Job Requirements

  • Generic


EnerSys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled

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Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

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