La-Z-Boy Market Accountant in Monroe, Michigan

Market Accountant

at La-Z-Boy

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This position is responsible for budgeting, forecasting, financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations and internal controls.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties as assigned):

  • Close the general ledger on a monthly basis for designated markets including all supporting sub-ledgers, account reconciliations, account analyses and journal entries, ensuring financial integrity and compliance with GAAP.

  • Review monthly expenses to ensure correct recording at store level for proper matching of cost against revenue. Research expense variances and perform appropriate adjustments.

  • Develop annual, quarterly and monthly store level budgets and financial forecasts.

  • Partner with Market Sales Managers to ensure understanding of financial goals and performance against those goals by helping to identify and manage risks and opportunities.

  • Prepare month end financial statements and supporting schedules as well as variance analysis for consolidation.

  • Perform asset accounting functions for the designated market groups including the recording of purchases, disposals and the maintenance of depreciation schedules.

  • Monitor the flow of inventory and perform monthly inventory reconciliations.

  • Perform special projects and ad-hoc analysis as required.


Support 3-5 Markets (25-30 stores) representing $85-$100 Million in sales volume.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field with 4 - 6 years related work experience.

  • 0-1 years of Supervisory/Leadership experience.

  • Good oral and written communications skills

  • Ability to work cross-functionally departments and with external vendors

  • Strong problem-solving abilities using accounting principles and cross-functional collaboration


• Master’s degree or Certified Public Accountant

  • Month-end close experience

• Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel and Access)

  • Some experience planning, monitoring, and/or managing budgets

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: (List # of direct reports or none)

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:Indicate any physical demands required to perform essential functions and/or work environments that the incumbent is subject to in performing the essential functions.


Communicate Transparently

Lead the Team

Impact and Influence

Deliver Results

Coach and Develop

OTHER DUTIES: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the incumbent for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.

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