A Global Company

Experience working with a global network of associates dedicated to providing outstanding customer service

Accounting Manager

Our vision is beyond a connected home, rather a smarter home where technology is your friend and not an obstacle. Our fantastic team is focused on next generation distributed platforms for the connected home ecosystem; we solve real life problems and bring improvements to the masses. We are infatuated by technology; however only see it as the means and not the goal itself. We accept no boundaries and no problem should remain unresolved.

Our products and technologies are touched by well over 250 million people every week, and we’re just getting started! We design & developed an extraordinary number of products for the connected home, backed by a complete ecosystem of data driven software solutions & cloud services for connected devices from leading brands in mobile, gaming and consumer electronics segments!


The primary responsibilities for this position include:

  • Manage and oversee the corporate accounting team which currently includes two senior accountants and one staff accountant.  This role will also have oversight over a 4-person Accounts Payable team and will work closely with the Credit and Collections department.
  • Oversee and review the North American month-end closing activities including:
    • Review and approval of all manual journal entries prepared for various North American and certain foreign entities.
    • Review and approval of balance sheet account reconciliations prepared for various North American domestic and certain foreign entities.
    • Review of monthly transactions and account fluctuations to verify accuracy of coding and completeness of expenses.
    • Preparation of high level, complex calculations including capitalization of software development costs.
  • Coordinate and support the annual US consolidated tax provision and return including preparation of schedules and collaboration with foreign entities.
  • Review of monthly sales tax filings.
  • Maintain SOX controls and update SOX documentation as required.
  • Support quarterly reviews and annual audit with external auditors.
  • Support the quarterly and annual SEC filings as required.
  • Ad-hoc projects.


At a minimum, the selected individual must possess the following characteristics:

  • Minimum 6-10 years of relevant accounting experience.
  • Undergraduate degree in accounting or finance.
  • Team oriented with strong leadership skills.
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and SOX requirements.
  • Self-starter who possesses an attention to detail.
  • Strong time management, organizational, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexible and adaptable to a changing environment.
  • Ability to multi-task and self-manage deadlines with a strong sense of accountability to manage workload.
  • Strong technology skills, particularly heavy experience with Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience with Oracle EBS and Oracle ARCS is a plus.

We have a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k), bonus plan, vacation pay, holiday pay, and tuition reimbursement. 

Universal Electronics is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you share our passion for technology, and possess the position requirements listed above, please email your resume and salary history to Mara McElroy

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