Sr. Accountant (m/f/d)

Chicago, United States

Finkl Steel is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of forging die steels, plastic injection mold steels, die casting tool steels, forged alloy bar, and custom open die forgings. Finkl Steel is a member of international Swiss Steel Group and manufactures products at three production facilities in Chicago, Quebec, and Detroit. We sell our products in North America and to 18 countries worldwide. With more than 100 patents, our steel formulations and steelmaking technologies set worldwide standards. In recognition of Finkl Steel’s product quality, our facilities were the first in America to receive ISO 9000 registration.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the day-to-day, monthly and year-end operations of the Accounting Department, including inventory and fixed asset accounting
  • Assist accounting manager in enahancing and documenting the accounting departments processes and procedures manual, including maintaining its internal control documentation
  • Prepare the business unit (BU) monthly financial reporting, including ensuring accurate and timely reporting and support the accounting manager as the business unit's key contact to Corporate for financial reporting inquiries
  • Responsible for the intercompany matching process for the BU within the financial reporting module
  • Maintain the fixed asset subledgers in SAP, ensuring accurate recording of purchases, disposals, and depreciation
  • Monitor capital expenditures vs. budget, ensure proper classification of capitalized assets and repairs and maintenance expenses and review related expenditures with the engineering and maintenance departments
  • Manage lease accounting, mainly consisting of auto lease, be point of contact for 3rd party lease administrator, manage employee and lease administrator communications
  • Manage the companies GRIR clearing for fixed assets and inventory goods receipts
  • Process sales and use tax monthly filings, file property tax payments, etc.
  • Adapt to various ad-hoc projects essential to the Company's reporting needs
  • All of duties assigned

Your Background:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA a plus CPA a plus
  • Proficiency in the use of software applications, databases, spreadsheets and word processing is required
  • Manufacturing/inventory industry experience a plus
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Public accounting experience is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Demonstrated attention to details and good-record-keeping
  • Team player and can collaborate with other functional areas in the organization

Our offer

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending and Dependent Spending Accounts
  • Commuter Benefits

Sr. Accountant (m/f/d)

Chicago, United States

Finkl Steel is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of forging die steels, plastic injection mold steels, die casting tool steels, forged alloy bar, and custom open die forgings. Finkl Steel is a member of international Swiss Steel Group and manufactures products at three production facilities in Chicago, Quebec, and Detroit. We sell our products in North America and to 18 countries worldwide. With more than 100 patents, our steel formulations and steelmaking technologies set worldwide standards. In recognition of Finkl Steel’s product quality, our facilities were the first in America to receive ISO 9000 registration.
  • Assist with the day-to-day, monthly and year-end operations of the Accounting Department, including inventory and fixed asset accounting
  • Assist accounting manager in enahancing and documenting the accounting departments processes and procedures manual, including maintaining its internal control documentation
  • Prepare the business unit (BU) monthly financial reporting, including ensuring accurate and timely reporting and support the accounting manager as the business unit's key contact to Corporate for financial reporting inquiries
  • Responsible for the intercompany matching process for the BU within the financial reporting module
  • Maintain the fixed asset subledgers in SAP, ensuring accurate recording of purchases, disposals, and depreciation
  • Monitor capital expenditures vs. budget, ensure proper classification of capitalized assets and repairs and maintenance expenses and review related expenditures with the engineering and maintenance departments
  • Manage lease accounting, mainly consisting of auto lease, be point of contact for 3rd party lease administrator, manage employee and lease administrator communications
  • Manage the companies GRIR clearing for fixed assets and inventory goods receipts
  • Process sales and use tax monthly filings, file property tax payments, etc.
  • Adapt to various ad-hoc projects essential to the Company's reporting needs
  • All of duties assigned
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA a plus CPA a plus
  • Proficiency in the use of software applications, databases, spreadsheets and word processing is required
  • Manufacturing/inventory industry experience a plus
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Public accounting experience is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Demonstrated attention to details and good-record-keeping
  • Team player and can collaborate with other functional areas in the organization
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending and Dependent Spending Accounts
  • Commuter Benefits
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