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Lead Accounting Supervisor


Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location: Akron, OH (Hybrid work )  
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: No 




About the Position

The GIC (Goodyear International Corp) Lead Account will function in a people leadership role to support the North Amerincan (including Latin American ) regions working on the month-end close responsibilities and quarter-end consolidated financial accounting and reporting activities to ensure compliance with all external and internal requirements.  The preference is for the individual to bring bi-lingual Spanish skills   to work with other internal departments within Goodyear as well as accounting personnel from the Company's international business units.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Act as a business partner providing simple, clear, concise, and actionable reporting to all relevant stakeholders (Business / Function Leaders, Finance, and Operations).
  • Manage monthly forecasting and annual plan processes, communicating variance to estimate/plan.
  • Provide ad hoc reporting to support leadership.
  • Work closely with accounting team to ensure all financials are properly reflected.
  • Support internal/external reporting requirements and competitor analysis.


Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelors’ degree in Accounting, Finance or other Business field
  • 5 or more years of experience in Accounting and/or Financial Analysis.
  • Bi-lingual Spanish skills desired.
  • Strong Analytical skills - Able to understand complex data and issues with demonstrated ability to think outside the box Solid business acumen.
  • Working knowledge of SAP and Hyperion preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computer systems: Microsoft Office Products (especially Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).


Desired Skills and Abilities

  • Able to analyze and grasp a situation quickly from different perspectives and create well-reasoned solutions. 
  • People management skills, including excellent written and oral communication, a proven ability to work in a team environment as well as independently with minimal direction and interact confidently with leadership team. 
  • Masters' degree desired
  • Demonstrates ethical and moral behavior; unquestionable integrity and character. 
  • Ability to support accounting decisions with logical evidence and persuasively present position. 





Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 55 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.


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Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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