Accountant in Troy, OH at ITW

Date Posted: 7/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Troy, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/27/2018

Job Description

  • Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

  • 5+ years of general accounting experience is preferred.

  • Ability to resolve issues/conflicts in a timely manner.

  • Aggressive self-starter who is able to function under minimal supervision.

  • Strong computer, oral, and written communication skills is required (Word and Excel).

  • Proven track record of leadership, strong interpersonal skills, a positive attitude, effective listening skills, and approachability.


    We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical and dental insurance, life, short and long-term disability insurance, Holiday, and vacation pay, 401(k) with liberal matching funds, and educational reimbursement.


    For more information on Hobart Brothers, please visit our web site at www.hobartbrothers.com.

    If this is a description of your background and expertise, please send your resume and salary requirements to:


    Apply to:      Amy Lucas – Human Resources Manager

                          HOBART BROTHERS LLC

                          101 Trade Square East

                          Troy, OH  45373


    FAX:              937-332-5302

    Email:           amy.lucas@hobartbrothers.com 


    Hobart Brothers LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

     

    If you are a qualified individual with a Disability, or a protected Veteran and need assistance with this job posting, please inquire at HR@hobartbrothers.com

Job Requirements

Hobart Brothers LLC, an Illinois Tool Works Company, is a recognized leader in the manufacturing and distribution of welding consumables world-wide.  We seek talented achievers and individuals looking for potential future growth opportunities.


Basic Function: Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the Accountant is responsible for month-end close, cash management, general ledger account reconciliations, bank reconciliations, creating new general ledger accounts, and other related accounting operations.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Support the business unit through the preparation, analysis, and explanation of the business unit’s monthly income statement data.

  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations to ensure financial statements are supported by both proper and sufficient documentation.

  • Verify that new and existing part numbers are costed accurately and on a timely basis.

  • Monitor the business unit’s perpetual inventory record balances and reconcile them to the general ledger on a monthly basis; troubleshoot discrepancies.

  • Work with materials team to manage inventories (i.e. reduce slow-moving/obsolete inventory and months on hand).

  • Coordinate the business unit’s Annual Plan and Budget process (i.e., the development and updating of the standard cost files for the Plan year, the development of departmental budgets, etc.).

  • Manage day to day accounting functions including accounts payable, reconciliations, expense approval and reporting, capital justification, and fixed assets monitoring.

  • Provide analytical support and reconcile variances in the operation’s key financial matrices.

  • Be proficient in all corporate financial policies and procedures and ensure adherence.

  • Participate and eventually lead process improvement efforts.

  • Apply 80/20 thinking and sound judgment to reduce complexity and work with team to simplify processes.  Monitor, report, and drive toolbox projects.

  • Responsible for ensuring all journal entries are completed accurately and timely to meet all month-end close due dates.

  • Calculate full absorption rates quarterly.