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Are you a motivated and results oriented leader with a passion for financial management? Donaldson Company is seeking an experienced executive to serve as a key member of the global finance team. If you have leadership experience and are driven to accomplish goals, read on

Reporting directly to the Corporate Controller, this role will have direct responsibility for accurate and timely External/SEC reporting for Donaldson Company. As a member of the global finance team, the Chief Accountant will be critical to the organization’s success.

In this role, you will work closely with the global team on monthly close, global consolidation and quarterly SEC/External Reporting functions. You will oversee company-wide technical accounting consultation, and implement, monitor and enhance internal controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley and adequate segregation of duties. The ability to collaborate with internal and external partners – auditors, treasury, actuaries and investor relations, will be essential to your success.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a proven track record of success in a vital financial management role. As a key leader for an industry-leading B2B global organization, you will monitor, document, communicate and train on accounting policies and new accounting standards, interpretations, and emerging guidance to the finance organization that have current or future impact on the company.

About the Job

Your experience leading global, financial organizations will be key to the success of these responsibilities:

Implementing, monitoring and enhancing internal controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley and adequate segregation of duties.

Managing relationship with external auditors globally to ensure a successful and timely audit.

Working with treasury on global hedging programs to ensure appropriate accounting treatment.

Partnering with investor relations on quarterly reporting.

Leading special projects or transactions including acquisition due diligence and integration and other general assistance to the controller.

Developing materials and communicating to audit committee regarding critical accounting policies.