Accounting Manager

Eaton Corporation located in Sumter, SC has an opening for an Accounting Manager


The Accounting Manager leads accounting/finance processes, performs analyses and prepares reviews; ensures Eaton policy/ regulatory compliance. Meet reporting deadlines for monthly, quarterly and year-end closings - ensuring accuracy & timeliness of financial results supporting the Actuals, Forecasting, Profit Plan, Strategic Plan. Ensure compliance with Eaton financial policies, USGAAP, local statutory regulations, internal control and Sarbanes-Oxley. Manage & improve financial controls & processes while mitigating issues. Assist in preparation of business reviews/presentations to senior management. Performs specialized analyses to support complex decisions. Provide metrics/reports to demonstrate effective process controls, manage multiple projects and process improvements. Knowledgeable of finance systems. Acts as liaison with other (Tax, etc.). Takes leadership role within accounting/finance team. Collaborate in establishment and periodic review of self & subordinate goals and development plans.


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited institution
  • Minimum 3 years of experience supporting accounting or finance processes
  • Minimum 1 year of managing people and/or project teams
  • Must be authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Understand GAAP and Eaton financial policies.
  • Database management system knowledge is a plus
  • Oracle, MAPICS, Vista and Encore experience is preferred

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG CDPAD Comml Distrib Prods Assy Div

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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