Skip Navigation

Under Armour Careers

Menu

Staff Accountant

134048 Baltimore, Maryland
07/28/2020 Accounting
View Saved Jobs View Benefits Apply Later

Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.

Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.

We’re looking for people who do more than good work.
We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.

Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!

ABOUT UA

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

POSITION SUMMARY

Support accounting and finance teams in our Global Offices by leading the implementation of formalized policies, as well as providing technical knowledge, while adhering to the main pillars of Under Armour:

  • UA MISSION:  UNDER ARMOUR MAKES YOU BETTER.
  • UA VISION:  TO INSPIRE YOU WITH PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS YOU NEVER KNEW YOU NEEDED BUT CAN’T IMAGINE LIVING WITHOUT.
  • UA TEAM PILLARS:  LOVE ATHLETES; STAND FOR EQUALITY; FIGHT ON TOGETHER; CREATE FEARLESSLEY; ALWAYS CONNECT; STAY TRUE; THINK BEYOND; CELEBRATE THE WINS

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist with monthly consolidations
  • Preparation of various balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Preparation of various standard and non-standard journal entries as part of the month-end close process
  • Ownership of accounting for balance sheet accounts
  • Support with quarterly and year-end financial statement audits across the globe
  • Ensure that all financial deadlines are met for month-end, quarter-end, and year-end financial closings
  • Partner with and assist the finance team in short-term and long-term budgeting and forecasting
  • Assist with ad hoc analysis and reporting in support of Controllership
  • Assist with investigating non-eliminating I/C balances and activity
  • Support the Sr Manager, Global Accounting with non-recurring accounting matters
  • Aggregate Regional IT requests and support key systematic enhancements
  • Develop relationships and work closely with business partners in the countries in order to provide accounting and business support
  • Research and document key accounting transactions through technical accounting memorandums
  • Participate in Sarbanes-Oxley self-assessment testing
  • Provide support to Global internal and external audit activities including providing deliverables

QUALIFICATIONS (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES):

  • Ability to communicate effectively, articulate ideas, and actionable recommendations to all levels
  • Comfortable with language barriers or constraints; bilingual language skills are a plus
  • Ability to work effectively in teams and with cross functional partners
  • Attention to detail resulting in consistent, reliable, and accurate work product
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Flexible, adaptable, and proactive
  • Solid analytical skills, with ability to prioritize

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • 1-3 years of Public and/or Corporate Accounting experience
  • Accounting/Finance degree preferred

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  •  Proficient in PC applications (e.g. Excel, Microsoft Office)
  • Fundamental knowledge of US GAAP is a must

RELOCATION:

  • No relocation provided

BENEFITS AND PERKS (General Corporate Perks):

  • Paid “UA Give Back” Volunteer Days: Work alongside your team to support initiatives in your local community
  • Under Armour Merchandise & Connected Fitness app Discounts
  • Maternity and Parental Leave for eligible and FMLA-eligible teammates
  • Health & fitness benefits, discounts and resources- We offer teammates across the country programs to promote physical activity and overall well-being

Want more details about benefits? Visit our page here!

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

Sign Up For Job Alerts

Stay ready and on top with the latest career opportunities and UA news delivered right to your inbox.

Interested InSearch for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Accounting, Baltimore, Maryland, United StatesRemove
  • Accounting, Swan Creek, Maryland, United StatesRemove