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Nov 16, 2021

Richmond, US, 23223

Accounting Manager

Position Summary:
Scandinavian Tobacco Group is searchibg for an Accounting Manager to oversee the accounting function for our business units in North America.The selected candidate will manage General Accounting to include General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Cash Management, Insurance, and ad hoc Financial Analysis and Reporting.  The Accounting Manager will direct the work of three to four staff members. 

Key Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

  • Manage month-end close process
  • Manage the general ledger
  • Manage inventory reporting and controls
  • Manage Accounts Payable
  • Manage cash and bank accounts
  • Manage insurance coverage for three US companies
  • Manage fleet vehicles for two US companies
  • Manage Finance policy compliance
  • Intercompany debt
  • Manage Concur travel and employee American Express accounts (set credit limits, send notices)
  • Vendor approval
  • Ad hoc analysis
  • Monthly/Quarterly financial reporting
  • Account reconciliations
  • Assist with the Annual Finance Audit


Secondary Duties:

  • Accounting & procedures for restaurant/club
  • Letters of credit
  • Certificates of insurance
  • ACH & wire setup/approval
  • Accounts Payable backup
  • Expense reporting backup (American Express & Concur)
  • Executive benefits invoices & W2
  • 1099 Reporting
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Other duties as required




  • BS/BA in accounting
  • Minimum 7 years of relevant accounting experience
  • At least 3 years of experience managing others
  • MS Excel expertise required
  • Ability to interact effectively and professionally with associates at all levels of the organization
  • ERP experience
  • Local candidates only; relocation assistance will not be provided

Skills and Abilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed herein are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required, and are subject to change without notice.


  • Communication: Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Time Management: Managing one's own time and the time of others
  • Active Listening: Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, and asking questions as appropriate to ensure understanding
  • English Language: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
  • Oral Comprehension: The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences
  • Oral Expression: The ability to effectively communicate information and ideas orally so others will understand
  • Written Comprehension: The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing
  • Written Expression: The ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience so others will understand


Nearest Major Market: Richmond