• Sr. Lease Accountant

    Business Site US-GA-CALHOUN
    Job ID
    FLSA Status
    Job Group
  • Overview



    This position is responsible for deploying and integrating lease accounting processes and metrics.

    • Effectively complete deployment to comply with new Lease Acct Standard (ASC 842)
    • Coordinate timing and communication of all tasks and events for SEC filing
    • Draft SEC footnote disclosure on quarterly and annual basis
    • Lead training to implement new global leasing process, policies and tools.
    • Develop training modules for post implementation training for new employees
    • Lead regular communication with senior leadership to ensure effective change management
    • Measure and track implementation status, reporting out to senior leadership and corporate accounting teams regularly
    • Lead external auditors through testing and auditing of the Lease Accounting Standard
    • Serve as the Mohawk subject matter expert on Leases and Lease Accounting
    • Create and implement KPIs to measure success of the Lease Accounting
    • Ensure adherence to process and accurate completion of all work
    • Execute all lease processes associated with technical and judgmental accounting elements
    • Ensures that account reconciliations are prepared and reviewed timely and in accordance with accounting policies
    • Solicit feedback from stakeholders around the company on the new lease accounting process
    • Work with segments to identify and optimize process improvements to add efficiency to the process
    • Serve customers in business finance, manufacturing finance, treasury, sourcing being a single point of reference for questions pertaining to lease accounting at Mohawk Industries
    • Partner with Internal Audit to deploy and execute new controls associated with lease accounting


    • 5 years related experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance
    • CPA preferred 
    • CoStar expereince preferred 
    • Understanding of Leasing Industry and Lease Accounting (ASC 842)
    • Accounting research skills and knowledge
    • Experience working in a global environment



    • Strong communication skills – both interpersonal and written
    • Ability to lead change management
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Thrives in a team environment
    • Ability to adapt to a changing and fast-paced work environment
    • Aspiration to grow within the company
    • Strong time management and organizational skills

    EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

    About Mohawk

    Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.



    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Connect With Us!

    Not ready to apply? Connect with us to join our talent network.