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Manager, Accounting Policy


New York, NY, US

Come, be part of our Tapestry.

Defined by inclusivity rather than exclusivity, Tapestry is a global house of brands that embraces the exploration of individuality. Every individual in our global house has the opportunity to make an impact, learn and be part of our growing, beautiful, and unique story.

At Tapestry, we have the freedom to express ourselves and run with our best ideas across Coach, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman. We share a profound belief in both our individual and collective potential, and know that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.




The Technical Accounting Manager will work within the Corporate Controller’s organization to address relevant technical accounting and operational matters including revenue recognition, inventory matters, mergers and acquisition accounting, adoption of new standards (lease) and internal controls in the application of U.S. GAAP, and maintenance of global accounting policies.



·     Develop and maintain accounting policies and documentation

·     Support business partners in understanding the accounting implications of operational decisions and appropriately accounting for non-routine items

·     Participate in the monthly, quarterly and annual close process: prepare journal entries, analyze accounting transactions on an ad-hoc basis

·     Manage accounting and disclosure for stock based compensation programs

·     Assist with preparation of annual impairment analysis over goodwill and intangible assets

·     Participate in special projects, including acquisitions, reorganizations and other projects as assigned

·     Review SEC filings, press releases, analyst presentations, quarterly/annual planning models and other materials

·     Develop a framework for implementation of new Accounting Standards Updates including a timeline for implementation, and the relevant SOX compliance controls

·     Preparation of accounting position papers and memos over significant non-routine transactions

·     Facilitate internal training across accounting and business operations organizations to promote the importance of staying compliant with technical accounting matters



·     Minimum 5 years’ work experience in technical accounting roles within a mix of public accounting and publicly held company environments

·     Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration required. CPA required.

·     Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP, financial controls (SOX 404 and COSO framework), leading practices, process analysis, and risk assessment

·     Excellent verbal, written, listening, computer, quantitative, and presentation skills

·     Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a matrix environment; capable of gaining cross-functional commitment and coordinated action for initiatives

·     Able to successfully multi-task the management and delivery of multiple complex projects with key stakeholders in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

·     Proven adaptive capability and demonstrated familiarity with organizational change

Tapestry, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. #LI-AH1 Visit Tapestry, Inc. at

Req ID:  44779