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Job Number: 2172434

Accounting Analyst needed to assist in performing month-end general ledger close activities. These activities include preparation of journal entries and monthly reconciliations as well as other ad hoc analyses and audit requests

This opportunity will appeal to someone who thrives in a fast paced, growing company. The ability to multi-task and think outside the box is a must for this position. The candidate must be able to work well independently as well as in a highly collaborative team environment.
* Prepare journal entries with supporting backup, ensuring that correct account codes are utilized, and transactions are accurately explained and supported
* Ensure that assigned general ledger accounts are properly reconciled, reconciling items are cleared timely and any issues are communicated / handled appropriately to avoid misstatements of financial information
* Suggest process improvements to maximize utilization of Oracle or other automation to ensure efficiencies are maximized
* Assist the Manager in ensuring the timeliness of the general ledger close for month-end and quarter-end and in addressing ad hoc or special reporting requests
* Work with other department personnel - Operations, Supply Chain, AP, Purchasing, Business Unit Finance, etc. Ensure that the financial results of company are accurately reported from an external reporting perspective, in accordance with GAAP, and in compliance with all SEC and Sarbanes Oxley requirements

* B.A./B.S. in Accounting
* Minimum of 3-5 years of professional accounting
* Experience with Excel, Oracle eBusiness Suite, OBIEE Answers and/or Hyperion Essbase is a plus
* Must be highly organized and able to deal with a high volume of data
* Must possess strong work ethic and be willing to work extra hours and weekends during quarter-end and year-end closes in order to meet deadlines

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