Senior Accountant - Corporate Accounting

  • Job Reference: 00000001-1
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Janfay Corporate Recruiting
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  • Location: Lawrenceburg, Indiana
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Category: Accounting, Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

One of the Tri-State's growing manufacturers is adding a talented Senior Accountant.  This is a new position and excellent opportunity to work closely with the Finance Director as the company doubles in size over the next few years.  
JOB SUMMARY:  The Senior Accountant will have strong technical accounting skills, experience in a manufacturing environment, and solid analytical skills.  Will highly consider a Big 4 candidate with experience auditing manufacturing clients.  This position will partner with the Finance Director to re-design/sustain excellent accounting processes, implement best practices, and promote strong internal controls across the organization.  Excellent opportunity to grow into a Controllership role leading corporate accounting.  
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The responsibilities listed are fundamental to the position and must be performed successfully to achieve the key performance objectives of the role.  Other responsibilities may be assigned.
  • Ensure adherence to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, internal controls, and company policies.   
  • Prepare/review journal entries and perform/review balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Prepare financial statements and other management reporting.
  • Participates in and supports monthly/annual closing process. 
  • Update and maintain records related to cost accounting and inventory. 
  • Ensure A/P is processing invoices accurately and assist with various steps in the process.
  • Assist with cash management, A/R and collections related tasks as needed.
  • Communicate with customers and suppliers to provide great service and resolve problems.
  • Maintain accuracy of fixed asset records and depreciation schedules.
  • Assists operations as a quality ISO auditor to help maintain a high level of organization effectiveness.
Education: B.S. Accounting or Finance required.  CPA or CMA preferred.      
Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience preferred.  Cost accounting experience a plus.  Big 4 candidate with manufacturing a huge plus.
Required skills: 
• Results-oriented with the ability to take action to pursue opportunities, solve problems, and implement best practices through team cohesion and collaboration.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong analytical skills and ability to understand how accounting processes fit into the bigger picture.
• Sense of urgency and commitment to meeting due dates for tasks
• Proficient in Microsoft office tools and accounting software.  Knowledge of Infor VISUAL ERP a plus.