Pitney Bowes Manager Inventory Accounting in Shelton, Connecticut

At Pitney Bowes, we do the right thing, the right way.

As a Manager of Global Inventory Accounting in the Global Accounting Operations group, you will be supporting the Small and Medium Businesses, Shipping and Production mail Business Units at Pitney Bowes.

We have amazing people who are the driving force, the inspiration and foundation of our company. Our thriving culture can be broken down into four components: Client. Team. Win. Innovate.

We actively look for prospects who:

  • Are passionate about client success.

  • Enjoy collaborating with others.

  • Strive to exceed expectations.

  • Move boldly in the quest for superior and best in market solutions.

If this sounds like you, then you may be a great fit for Pitney Bowes

You are:

A proactive Leader who has strong initiative and analytical skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment. You are passionate about working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment and is committed to preparing accurate and detailed analyses that will ensure the accuracy of the Company’s financial statements.

You will:

  • Work closely with the Global Business Unit Controller DMT & Inventory, and the business to help manage the Inventory, Cost Accounting & rental meter/equipment accounting.

  • Monthly/Quarterly Analysis, Reporting and provision review for Obsolescence, Scrap, LIFO, etc.

  • Manage annual updating of standard cost and transfer prices.

  • Assist in the processes and analytics that will ensure that the books and records of the Company are recorded in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and in compliance with the Company’s policies and procedures.

  • Help identify and implement process improvements that will simplify and/or correct accounting processes.

  • Work with External and Internal Auditors, as well as our SOX Compliance team, to provide necessary support documentation for their monthly/quarterly reviews and annual audits.

Your background:

As a Manager of Inventory Accounting, you have:

  • A minimum of seven to ten years of prior accounting experience supporting a global organization.

  • A four year Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field or equivalent experience.

  • General knowledge of accounting methods, principles and practices and the ability to apply this knowledge appropriately in situations.

  • Strong SAP skills in FI/CO & MM.

  • Strong PC skills to include Word, Access and Excel.

  • Effective, professional verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize, execute and manage multiple deadlines in a fast-passed environment.


  • Experience with Inventory & Cost Accounting.

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Previous experience using HFM/PMR.

  • Public Accounting experience with a Big 4 or other regional firms.

We will:

  • Provide the opportunity to grow and develop your career

  • Offer an inclusive environment that encourages diverse perspectives and ideas

  • Deliver challenging and unique opportunities to contribute to the success of a transforming organization

  • Offer comprehensive benefits globally (pbprojectliving.com)

Our Team

At Pitney Bowes, our passionate and ambitious team delivers innovations that help clients navigate the complex and always evolving world of commerce: from helping them use data to market to the best customers, to enabling the sending of parcels and packages efficiently, to securing payments through statements and invoices. In everything, we do, we deliver accuracy and precision to drive meaningful impact.

Pitney Bowes is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace.

W/M/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/LGBT are encouraged to apply.

All interested individuals must apply online. Individuals with disabilities who cannot apply via our online application should refer to the alternate application options via our Individuals with Disabilities link.

If you are the right fit, apply now.

Job: Finance

Title: Manager Inventory Accounting

Location: CT-Shelton

Requisition ID: 171495