Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company. Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.
The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.
Guided by its global corporate social responsibility (CSR), commitment Our Way to Serve, Bridgestone embraces its responsibility as a global leader by striving to improve the way people move, live, work and play.
The Finance Director of Credit First National Association (CFNA), is responsible for the financial operations of CFNA, a National Credit Card Bank. The individual partners with Bank President, CFNA Board and cross-functional Executive Team with strategic business planning and delivery of the business units operational and financial results.
The role is responsible for leading a team of 12 teammates, including CFNA's Merchant Finance and Enrollment Support function teams. Primary work focus includes oversight/preparation of budgets, financial reporting, business analysis and presentations to Corporate management. Additional responsibilities include accounting and internal controls, in accordance with GAAP, IFRS and various Regulatory standards. The role also coordinates cash management/external financing (coordinated with Corporate Treasury) and the outsourced cardholder payment check processing function.
DIVISION FINANCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY – 90%
Responsible for leading and developing a team of three direct reports and total team of 15 people
BS degree required in finance/accounting Require 8-12 year's experience in financial analysis, accounting, audit, analysis, budgeting and management reporting 8 plus years people leadership experience In-depth knowledge of accounting and understanding of related systems. Corporate Audit and Financial Audit exposure CPA or MBA preferred
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