Staff Accountant

Under Armour

Baltimore Maryland


0 year(s)
Full-Time
N/A


Job Description
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work.
We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour strives to promote from within whenever possible. To be considered for this opportunity, you must have been in your current position a minimum of 12 months, not currently on disciplinary probation, and meet the minimum qualifications for this role. Additionally, please ensure that you have received your current supervisor’s approval and notified your HRBP if applying for a position outside of your current department.
Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.
ABOUT UA
Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.
POSITION SUMMARY
Support accounting and finance teams in our Global Offices by leading the implementation of formalized policies, as well as providing technical knowledge, while adhering to the main pillars of Under Armour:
UA MISSION:  UNDER ARMOUR MAKES YOU BETTER.
UA VISION:  TO INSPIRE YOU WITH PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS YOU NEVER KNEW YOU NEEDED BUT CAN’T IMAGINE LIVING WITHOUT.
UA TEAM PILLARS:  LOVE ATHLETES; STAND FOR EQUALITY; FIGHT ON TOGETHER; CREATE FEARLESSLEY; ALWAYS CONNECT; STAY TRUE; THINK BEYOND; CELEBRATE THE WINS
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:
Assist with monthly consolidations
Preparation of various balance sheet account reconciliations
Preparation of various standard and non-standard journal entries as part of the month-end close process
Ownership of accounting for balance sheet accounts
Support with quarterly and year-end financial statement audits across the globe
Ensure that all financial deadlines are met for month-end, quarter-end, and year-end financial closings
Partner with and assist the finance team in short-term and long-term budgeting and forecasting
Assist with ad hoc analysis and reporting in support of Controllership
Assist with investigating non-eliminating I/C balances and activity
Support the Sr Manager, Global Accounting with non-recurring accounting matters
Aggregate Regional IT requests and support key systematic enhancements
Develop relationships and work closely with business partners in the countries in order to provide accounting and business support
Research and document key accounting transactions through technical accounting memorandums
Participate in Sarbanes-Oxley self-assessment testing
Provide support to Global internal and external audit activities including providing deliverables
QUALIFICATIONS (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES):
Ability to communicate effectively, articulate ideas, and actionable recommendations to all levels
Comfortable with language barriers or constraints; bilingual language skills are a plus
Ability to work effectively in teams and with cross functional partners
Attention to detail resulting in consistent, reliable, and accurate work product
Strong written and oral communication skills
Flexible, adaptable, and proactive
Solid analytical skills, with ability to prioritize
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
1-3 years of Public and/or Corporate Accounting experience
Accounting/Finance degree preferred
OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
 Proficient in PC applications (e.g. Excel, Microsoft Office)
Fundamental knowledge of US GAAP is a must
RELOCATION:
No relocation provided
BENEFITS AND PERKS (General Corporate Perks):
Paid “UA Give Back” Volunteer Days: Work alongside your team to support initiatives in your local community
Under Armour Merchandise & Connected Fitness app Discounts
Maternity and Parental Leave for eligible and FMLA-eligible teammates
Health & fitness benefits, discounts and resources- We offer teammates across the country programs to promote physical activity and overall well-being
Want more details about benefits? Visit our page here!
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.