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Manager, Financial Reporting

Date: Mar 4, 2021

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43085

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


This role works collaboratively with cross-functional teams throughout the Company to ensure effective financial reporting and compliance with financial regulations and procedures.  The Financial Reporting Manager will be directly responsible for managing the preparation of the Company’s SEC filings, including the 10-Qs and 10-K, and coordinating the related financial statement audit and quarterly reviews with the external auditors.  Serves as a key resource to business unit management and corporate department heads in the resolution of technical accounting matters, including the accounting implications of complex transactions, such as acquisitions, divestitures and other contractual arrangements.  Manages a staff consisting of one analyst and two interns.  Plays a key role in the recruitment and development of department staff.



  • Assist with preparation of certain footnote disclosures / MD&A in the Company’s annual and quarterly financial reports

  • Prepare quarterly earnings release

  • Coordinate and assist external auditors with annual financial statement audit and quarterly reviews

  • Direct the asset impairment testing process, including annual goodwill and intangible impairment analysis

  • Coordinate purchase accounting efforts, including the asset valuation process

  • Prepare accounting memos to document the Company’s accounting conclusions

  • Manage the accounting process related to restructuring activities

  • Track and implement new accounting regulations/rules and ensure compliance

  • Maintain the Company’s accounting policies/procedures and prepare appropriate documentation

  • Manage audits and 11-K filings for employee benefit plans

  • Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis support for Corporate Controller

  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Experience

  • Minimum of 7 years of accounting, auditing, finance experience or equivalent
  • Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations
  • SEC reporting experience
  • CMA or CPA designation a plus


Bachelors in Accounting or Finance

Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR) is a leading global industrial manufacturing company delivering innovative solutions to customers that span many industries including transportation, construction, industrial, agriculture, retail and energy. Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor and producer of laser welded products; and a leading global supplier of pressure cylinders and accessories for applications such as fuel storage, water systems, outdoor living, tools and celebrations. The Company’s brands, primarily sold in retail stores, include Coleman®, Bernzomatic®, Balloon Time®, Mag Torch® and Well-X-Trol®. Worthington’s WAVE joint venture with Armstrong is the North American leader in innovative ceiling solutions.


Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and founded in 1955, the Company follows a people-first philosophy with earning money for its shareholders as its first corporate goal. Relentlessly finding new ways to drive progress and practicing a shared commitment to transformation, Worthington makes better solutions possible for customers, employees, shareholders and communities. 


Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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