$75000.00 to $90000.00 yearly
A chemical manufacturing company located in Beaumont is looking for a Senior Accountant for their team. Responsibilities include: • General Ledger accounting functions including posting journal entries; fixed asset accounting; inventory control; analysis of cost of goods sold; cost center reporting; project analysis • Contribute to improved cost control by: - Reviewing costs as posted in SAP - Monthly reporting of actual costs to budget (incl. analysis) - Active analysis to identify process improvement and/or cost optimization opportunities • Supporting the Beaumont organization in reducing both fixed and variable costs. • Implement a monthly process of reviewing any deviations from the standard variable and fixed manufacturing costs as included in the cost price, by means of: - Defining and implementing transparent monthly reporting on efficiency result, stock differences, price differences etc. • Preparation of adjusting journal entries and closing revaluations. Compilation of monthly reports with account variance explanations. • Account reconciliations of balance sheet and select income statement accounts. • Generate and maintain accurate, clear, and complete schedules to support financial postings. • Maintain process to ensure adequate capturing of investment costs as well as correct depreciation of fixed assets, in line with IFRS and US GAAP. • Maintain correct cost prices for own-manufactured materials and purchased materials. • Produce various reports needed for proper financial analysis, financial statement consolidation, or management reporting. • Fulfill information and reporting requests by external stakeholders (e.g. auditors, bankers). • Comply with SOX and regulatory requirements and take initiative in identifying and/or correcting any potential deviations from those standards. Ideal candidate will have a Degree in Accounting, CPA is highly preferred, and 5+ years well rounded Financial accounting experience through financial reporting. Advanced Excel and experience with a large ERP are required. Compensation is up to 90K For confidential consideration please forward your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
- General ledger experience - Command of Financial Statement - Financial statement preparation experience - Skilled at time management - Prior work done in public accounting is desired - 7+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience - Knowledgeable of ERP systems - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment - Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
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