Accounting Manager in Dundalk, MD at ITW

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

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Job Description

ITW Food Equipment Group

 North America Cooking-Vulcan

Title:  Accounting Manager                                                

Job Code: FINAC3

FLSA:  Exempt

Approved By:   Division Finance                 

Grade:  ITW 10

Creation Date:  June 28, 2019

Job Function: Finance and Accounting

EEO-1 Category: Professionals (02)

Manager Level: Non Manager


This position reports to the division controller and relies on instructions or pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

This position will also be able apply forward looking lenses to potential opportunities and solve appropriately.  This position supports the financial and accounting requirements of the business units.

Job Summary:

The Accounting Manager is a key member of the division team and is responsible for managing the divisional accounting and liaison between the division and the business units. 

This person will prepare and review work to ensure timely and accurate ledger entries, reconciliations and completion of financial statements. 

The accounting manager will be responsible for maintaining the general ledger system, corporate compliance, and performing month end analytics to identify financial opportunities to improve results.

This is the most senior skill level without supervisory responsibility. 

This position may provide functional advice or training to less –experienced cross functional positions. 

Under general direction from the division controller, responsible for the more complex activities associated with maintaining ledger accounts and for developing financial statements, reports and analysis.


Apply principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports by compiling information, preparing profit and loss statements, and utilizing appropriate accounting control procedures and ITW Corporate policies, including recordkeeping and reporting.


BBA or BS Degree in Accounting /Finance or related field of study


5-7 years’ experience in the field or related area and experience assignments. 

Manufacturing experience is a plus. 

CPA certification would be a plus.


• Proficient in Microsoft office, including excel applications

• Effective communications written and oral skills

• Knowledge of Finance, Accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including generally accepted     

   accounting principles

• Knowledge of finance and accounting software applications

• Knowledge of federal and state financial regulations

• Ability to analyze and communicate complex financial data and prepare financial reports, statements


• Ability to work within ERP system (Epicor a plus) and reporting software (XL Connect a plus) 

Job Requirements


• Preparation of monthly financial reporting package, to include analysis of all major variances

• General Ledger reconciliations

• Journal entry preparation and postings

• Interface with internal and external auditors as needed

• Interface with Food Equipment Group accounting and Finance personnel as needed

• Prepare and submit all required ITW FRIDA reporting for monthly, quarterly, annual and tax reporting 

• Assist in preparing/review the monthly outlook

• Assist in preparing/review of the Annual Operating Plan

• Assist in preparing/review Long Range Plan

• Adhoc analysis as required

• Capital Projects and Fixed Assets reconciliation

• Understand and utilize the ITW Toolbox in all aspects of the job including prioritizing work assignments and      developing work processes

• Payroll Admin backup responsibilities

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

• Office environment 

Interested Candidates should submit their resumes for consideration by the close of business on July 15, 2019 

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ITW Food Equipment
ITW’s Food Equipment segment designs and manufactures advanced ware wash (dishwashing), cooking, refrigeration, and food processing equipment and provides service for institutional, industrial, restaurant, and retail customers around the world. ITW’s food equipment businesses are highly branded with industry-leading positions differentiated by innovation and unique, integrated service offerings. These well-known brands meet the needs of their global customers by focusing on the industry’s most critical issues and trends: sustainability, ease of use, performance, and on-site service.