Randstad Accountant in Benson, Arizona

Accountant

job details:

  • location:Benson, AZ

  • salary:$70,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_711497

  • questions:max.robertson@randstadusa.com520-751-8775

job description

Accountant

A leading chemical manufacturer is looking for a well-rounded Accountant at their location approximately 45 miles West of Tucson. This position will support any department needing financial reporting and data utilizing various report writing tools. The role works very closely with the Controller. This is an immediate need and a direct hire opportunity.

Responsibilities:

-Prepares & analyzes manufacturing cost sheets; prepare and enter journal entries

-Recognition of expenses for various departments/plants

-Reasonableness testing of expenses, utilities and raw materials

-Written comments and explanations of variances completed monthly for management

-Assist in the preparation of annual budget and monthly forecasts

-Work directly with department & plant managers to define expense budgets by department and plant

-Participate in reporting and monitoring the budget throughout the year

-Participate in the independent financial audit

-Preparation of financial statements and footnotes for the Annual Report

-Provide detailed back-up for statements and footnotes as required by audit staff

-Manage company credit cards, review and code expenses, verify receipts

-Operates MAS accounting software

-Assists with MAS and Tabware data management including writing Crystal and Query writer reports for other employees

-Key role in the selection and implementation of a new ERP system including working toward paperless processes

-Conducts 1099 reporting, acts as Certified Information Reporting Specialist

-Monitors, reports and pays sales & Use tax; review purchases and work with vendors to assess taxability on purchases

-Creates quarterly AZ fuel tax refund reporting

-Review and posting of journal entries as needed

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

-Demonstrated organizational skills - ability to manage and prioritize tasks and meet competing deadlines

-5+ Years of experience in Public Accounting or 5+ years of experience in a similar or related role

-Demonstrated well developed communication skills (verbal AND written)

-Ability to work independently And within a team

-Demonstrated Analytical and Interpretive skills

-Ability to prepare written and financial reports

-Ability to follow and utilize accounting/financial software

-Successful experience working with middle and senior management

-Ability to perform cost accounting in a manufacturing setting

-CONFIRMED experience in Accounts Receivable, reconciliation, and budget development

Education:

Bachelors

Experience:

Experienced

Qualifications:

-Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance

-5 Years of experience in Public Accounting

-Manufacturing experience is desirable

Please apply to this position now if you are interested and your skills are a match

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