DuPont Global Business Controller & Accounting Policy Leader in Wilmington, Delaware

Global Business Controller & Accounting Policy Leader (Job Number: 190834W-01)


Global Business Controller and Accounting Policy Leader

The Global Business Controller and Accounting Policy Leader has oversight responsibility for the Global Business Controller and Accounting Policy teams.

Global Business Controllers interface with Business Presidents, Business Finance Directors, and various other members of the businesses to ensure accurate financial accounting and reporting as well as internal controls. Accounting Policy team members analyze and resolve complex non-routine accounting and reporting issues.


  • Manage, review, and approve review complex non-routine transactions and projects. Examples include: revenue recognition, leases, sale / leaseback, derivatives, guarantees and indemnifications, exit and disposal activities, foreign currency matters, business combinations, etc.

  • Engage with external audit partners to review and clear technical accounting matters.

  • Oversee multiple teams spanning 10+ employees

  • Hiring new employees and providing career management to existing employees

  • Provide guidance and updates to key company personnel including CEO, CFO, and Corporate Controller

  • Establish and maintain the company’s accounting policies and procedures

  • Review SAB 99 and internal controls considerations for a significant out-of-period transaction

  • Follow and comment on proposed accounting standards as they are developed and prepare the company for implementation.

  • Assist with preparation of Audit Committee Materials.

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  • BS Accounting/Finance (MBA a plus)

  • CPA required

  • Thorough understanding of US GAAP and SEC Reporting

  • Knowledge of IFRS a plus

  • 13+ years of experience with Big 4 or industry related experience in an accounting policy role

  • Strong oral and written skills

  • Self-directed and accountable

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks

  • Works well in teams with an ability to interact at all levels of the organization.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington

Organization: Corporate

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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