Planning Accountant - Manufacturing 8/18/2016

Manufacturing / Diversified Company Sterling, IL

Company
Manufacturing / Diversified Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28860428
AJE Ref #
575921552
Location
Sterling, IL
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

_Salary Range Based on qualifications._

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_ __. We need an accountant with solid Excel, Access, and report building skills_

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Search For: accounting, Excel, Access, report writing software, queries.

Position Title Planning Accountant - Manufacturing - IL #3327

Relocation Yes

Location Western Illinois (Position is in Sterling, IL but I would not suggest to post there)

Planning Accountant/Analyst

Location - Sterling, Illinois

Manufacturer is looking to fill the role of Planning Accountant/Analyst. Reporting to the Finance Director - Americas, this position performs a wide variety of accounting, reporting, planning, data input and analysis activities.

Key Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Perform planning analyst duties

Collect and input data into Global Financial Plan spreadsheets

Generate and distribute monthly Global reports for the Financial Plan

Resolve areas where problems occur

Review input and reports for completeness, reasonableness, and accuracy

Support the finance department on various projects assigned

Complete Corporate allocation to subsidiaries by sales division, product line and value stream

Maintain security and accuracy of all financialreports

Analyze, explain, and maintain a deep level of understanding for all reports published

The ideal person for this position has the following minimal requirements:

Bachelordegree in accounting, finance or a related field required.

Minimum of two (2) years' experience in accounting required.

Excellent proficiency in spreadsheet application (Excel) and database application (Access or equivalent). Must be able to build reports and queries using report writing software.

Able to interact across wide functional groups.

Very detail orientated.

Strong analytical skills, high level of accuracy, and a strong accuracy review process are essential.

Must exhibit the company values of respect for people and family, teamwork, continuous improvement and creativity.

BOTTOM LINE REQUIREMENTS WE NEED NOTES ON WITH CANDIDATE SUBMITTAL:

1. BACHELOR DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING, FINANCE OR A RELATED FIELD.

2. 2+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN ACCOUNTING.

3. PROFICIENCY IN SPREADSHEET APPLICATION (EXCEL) AND DATABASE APPLICATION

(ACCESS OR EQUIVALENT).

4. EXPERIENCE BUILDING REPORTS AND QUERIES USING REPORT WRITING SOFTWARE.

5. SALARY REQUIREMENT