Senior Accountant 8/26/2016

Ambrell Corporation Rochester, NY

Company
Ambrell Corporation
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28326962
AJE Ref #
575989851
Location
Rochester, NY
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Ambrell is seeking a Staff Accountant to join our Finance team in Rochester, NY. The Staff Accountant will support US and European finance including all facets of accounting. The ideal candidate thrives in a fast paced environment where they have the opportunity to work on daily tasks as well project and process initiatives. Reporting to the VP of Finance the Staff Accountant ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.

Ambrell is a leading manufacturer of induction heating solutions. Offering systems ranging from 1 kW to over 500 kW, Ambrell provides solutions for a wide array of heating applications in manufacturing worldwide. From the automotive industry, to aerospace, to medical, to consumer products, Ambrell's induction heating solutions play a critical role in the final products that you use daily. More than 10,000 systems have been sold in over 50 countries. Located in Scottsville, NY just south of Rochester we are a local company with a global reach including our locations in the United Kingdom and The Netherlands. If you are looking to grow your accounting career and help us build a world class organization apply today.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Serve as the point person for all accounts payable processing
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Serve as the point person for payroll processing and reconciliation of benefit invoices
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Secondary person for all accounts receivable processing
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Process companywide expense reports
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Complete month end close process thru financial statement preparation for Ambrell Holdings LLC which includes financial data from global operations which may include consolidation and reconciliation of financial data from Ambrell European subsidiaries and global distributors.
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Help maintain general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts; preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.
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Help prepare and record asset, liability, revenue, and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
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Help maintain and balance subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions; resolving discrepancies.
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Help summarize financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, and other statements.
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Support financialreporting as needed
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Monthly corporate credit card reconciliation
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Monthly forecast updates
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Fixed asset tracking
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Report on foreign exchange effects on the financials
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Assist in physical inventories
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Prepare for and support annual external audit

SECONDARY RESPONSIBILITIES (alternate, backup and support):

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Perform the duties of other accounting staff and the VP of Finance on an as-needed basis.
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Accounts receivable
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Assist the CFO and the VP of Finance in annual budgeting process
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Assist with analysis of gross margins, fixed and variable costs, orders, revenue, backlog and other operational metrics
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Support the cash management process
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Assist with financial and accounting processes and duties for Ambrell European subsidiaries

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Financial systems and data management as a system "super-user" of Syspro and MS Dynamics
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Participate in Lean6-Sigma programs, teams and events upon request
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Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
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Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
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Other office duties as assigned

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

* BS Degree or AS Degree with 5+ years' experience
* 3+ years of experience in an Accounting role
* General corporate accounting
* Familiarity with GAAP and SFAS
* Research Skills
* Strong Analytical Skills
* Attention to Detail
* Deadline-Oriented
* Maintains strict confidentiality
* Accurate, thorough, complete with tasks
* Understands Corporate Finance
* Excellent Math Skills
* Excellent MS office skills including expert level MS excel
* Previous accounting software experience (familiarity with Syspro a plus)
* Ability to complete tasks on deadline while maintaining accuracy
* Support internal and external customers with any accounting inquiries
* Available to work additional hours during peak times (i.e. month end/year-end).

Ambrell is looking for motivated individuals who want to join our team, a competitive starting salary will be commiserate with experience. All employees are offered a comprehensive benefits package that includes health care, a 401k match, company performance bonuses, educational assistance and more. A healthy work-life balance is encouraged with wellness benefits, company events and much more.