The Home Depot Veterans Jobs

Advertisement Advertisement

Job Information

Home Depot Accounting Supervisor - Gross Margin Accounting in Atlanta, Georgia


Supervise gross margin accounting team as they execute the month-end close process, collaborate with cross-functional teams, and perform research and analysis related to inventory and gross margin accounting.


  • Analyzes income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements and other accounting statements and reports.

  • May Assign work to subordinate Accounting staff, Bookkeepers, Accounting Clerks and other associates engaged in general accounting activities.

  • Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.

  • Applies Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and develops or recommends accounting methods and procedures.

  • Assures that all assigned projects adhere to accepted professional standards.

  • Recommends changes in accounting methods or procedures.

  • Selects, develops, directs and motivates assigned staff.

  • · Manages projects from beginning to end.


  • Typically reports to Manager Accounting

  • Accountable for direct supervision of the work activities of others. In addition to personnel issues -- including selection, termination, performance appraisal and professional development of subordinates.



Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition


Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Additional Environmental Job Requirements:


Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Additional Minimum Qualifications:

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor’s degree program in accounting/finance.

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 3 years

Physical Requirements:

Frequent periods are spent standing or sitting in the same location with some opportunity to move about; occasionally there may be a need to stoop or lift light objects (typically less than 8 pounds).

Additional Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BBA or Masters in Accounting/Finance

  • CPA Preferred

  • 5+ years of Accounting/General Ledger experience, Inventory management and operations is a

  • Background should include monthly close, account reconciliation preparation, P&L review, variance analysis, and process improvement and optimization

  • Proven analytical, problem identification and resolution skills

  • Supervisory experience

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

Financial Analysis

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.