Manager, Financial Reporting


Job Description

We are CalAmp, a connected intelligence company that gives people the ability to track, monitor and recover their vital assets with real-time visibility and insights.


Currently, we are seeking a Manager, Financial Reporting with at least 4 years of relevant experience, based in Irvine, California. This is an exciting opportunity for those who align with our core values (Inclusion, Innovation, Execution, Customer Success) and for those who desire to build, sell, and/or support connected solutions and services.


We proudly offer the stability and security of an established publicly traded tech company yet nurture and embody an entrepreneurial spirit. We give our people excellent compensation packages, an extensive suite of medical and retirement benefits, a flexible paid time off policy, accommodating work schedules, an employee stock purchase plan, continued education assistance & training programs, support for personal wellness, and company sponsored philanthropic opportunities.

Based in Irvine, California, this role provides leadership and technical accounting expertise in the internal and external financial reporting function of the corporation. The ideal candidate would be able to work on-site 3 days a week in our Irvine HQ.

  • Prepare quarterly SEC filings – 10-Q’s and 10-K’s, including preparation and coordination of supporting schedules
  • Point of contact for external auditors with respect to periodic SEC filings and SOC compliance
  • Responsible for regular reporting of non-GAAP financial measures and global SaaS metrics
  • Ensures all financial reports and disclosures comply with applicable government regulations, professional standards and organization policies
  • Drives and participates in timely and accurate monthly consolidation of financial accounts for inclusion in internal and external financial statements
  • Conducts research regarding the impact to financial statements of potential changes to accounting rules proposed by accounting standards setters, and advises senior management regarding same
  • Develops, implements, and communicates new policies and processes to comply with newly issued accounting standards
  • Provides accounting guidance related to proposed transactions to ensure conformity with local country Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), International financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), and company policies and procedures
  • Ensures that relevant accounting standards are appropriately and consistently applied

Must Haves

  • 4+ years of SEC reporting experience
  • National public accounting firm experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
  • Solid understanding of US GAAP, SEC regulations SX and SK, SOX, consolidation, and financial / management reporting
  • Solid technical accounting research skills

Strong Pluses

  • Experience using Active Disclosure or Workiva
  • Working knowledge of XBRL tagging
  • Multilingual in English, Spanish, and/or Italian

Essential Soft Skills

  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Excellent project management and organization skills
  • Inspiring and motivating
  • Results driven
  • Ability to work constructively under pressure
  • Outgoing and able to work with others at varying levels within the organization and in different countries
  • Natural ability to use discretion in all dealings

If you are talented in the area of financial reporting with expertise in SEC Reporting and an interest in the Internet of Things (IoT) domain, we want to speak with you. Interviews are occurring this week and next so apply now if interested.