Sunday , November 28 2021

GP Jobs – Senior Accountant

Website Georgia Pacific

Job Description:

Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Senior Accountant to support our Corrugated Packaging Division. This role will drive value by providing month-end closing and centralized support for multiple East Coast corrugated facilities in the United States. In an average month, travel of less than five days (including some overnight stays) is expected. The successful candidate must be self-directed, able to manage multiple projects, set priorities, meet deadlines, and have a desire to grow.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform accounting and month-end closing activities in a timely and accurate manner, ensure compliance with company policies
  • Perform monthly and quarterly balance sheet account reconciliations, investigate differences, and determine resolution to resolve discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Ad hoc analysis and financial reporting including tracking vs. Plan
  • Develop subject matter expertise in corrugated accounting processes and consistent application across the Division
  • Create value through process improvement and standardization
  • Partner with the corrugated analytical team to support Division analytical requirements
  • Field support for physical inventory counts at plant locations and off-site third-party warehouses

Job Requirements:

  • Solid understanding of Accounting General Ledger and Month End Close, Account Reconciliations and Variance Analysis, Balance Sheet and Income Statement
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite or Office 365 (Outlook, Teams, Word, Excel, SharePoint, PowerApps)
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel experience
  • Willing to travel – including some overnight stays – in order to meet the responsibilities noted above

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business
  • Previous experience in an Accounting, Audit, or Finance focused role that required a working knowledge of Accounting processes and Internal Financial Controls

Job Details:

Company: Georgia Pacific

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Huntsville, AL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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