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Senior Accountant

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  • Auburn, IN, USA
  • 2021-11-23
Are you an Accountant who wants to be an integral part of a corporate accounting office for a publicly held company?  If you can answer “yes” to these questions, you should consider this opportunity.
 
Our client is a global manufacturer that is a leader in innovative and quality manufacturing of closures and dispensers.  Our client is celebrating 100 years in business this year and serves a huge range of markets– health & beauty& home care; food & beverage and nutraceutical; and industrial.  Our client supplies both boutique manufacturers and the world’s top brands with a variety of rigid packaging closures, dispensers, and flexible packaging.  As Senior Accountant you will report to the Corporate Accounting Manager you will be responsible for following established accounting practices and ensuring the proper and accurate distribution of financial reporting and controls within the company.

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Manage day-to-day accounting operations including maintaining the General Ledger.
  • Review accounts to ensure that they are accurate, reconciled and complete.
  • Draft, manage and publish the monthly accounting calendar and take responsibility for an effective and efficient general ledger close.
  • Partner with cross functional groups to review and optimize processes.  Do everything from a position of “can we make this even better?”
  • Research accounting matters for compliance with US GAAP.
  • Assist with audit requests and answer initial questions.
  • Maintain and assist in the enforcement of SOX controls and processes.
  • Ensure all regulatory compliance documents, returns and surveys are complete, accurate and timely.
  • Review/prepare monthly account reconciliations for all general ledger accounts and validate accuracy and substance of schedules supporting the reconciliations.
  • Manage fixed asset ledger and project accounting.

 

As Senior Accountant your background should include:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent education and experience. CPA is a plus
  • 10+ years of industry experience or audit experience in public accounting
  • Strong GAAP experience or SOX experience.
  • Ability to review complete agreements, plans and pronouncements
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • High degree of problem solving ability and critical thinking
  • Ability to review a process and propose and help execute improvements
  • Ability to perform in a dynamic environment
  • Comfort and familiarity with systems is critical
  • Ability to exercise independent direction and judgment
  • Having a hands-on, roll up your sleeves attitude with a sense of passion and urgency to do the job right
 
Our client is seeking local/commutable candidates as there is no relocation assistance offered.