Financial & Reporting Accountant - International
Finance
Full Time
Charlotte, North Carolina
2018-06-30

Electrolux North America, Inc., a $5 billion manufacturing and sales subsidiary of AB Electrolux, is seeking an experienced Accountant to handle a variety of accounting and reporting activities. The position reports to the Accounting Supervisor/ Manager, North America and is based in Charlotte, NC.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform month-end close responsibilities and financial reporting accurately as assigned and in compliance with internal controls
  • Perform quarterly and annual forecast reporting accurately as assigned and in compliance with internal controls
  • Provide frequent and timely support to business partners throughout the organization
  • Financial statement preparation and presentation along with variance analysis
  • Accrual accounting
  • Holds responsibility for the technical implementation of accounting guidelines in conjunction with financial reporting
  • Ensure the effective administration and integrity of the General Ledger
  • Standardize and streamline process efficiencies
  • Follow internal control procedures to ensure compliance
  • Post complex and sensitive journal entries
  • Prepare accurate and timely reconciliations
  • Prepare information as needed for external auditors
  • Compile federal and state tax information for the tax department annually
  • Perform other projects as assigned by the Accounting Manager

Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with Accounting concentration required
  • 4-6 years experience in industry or public accounting required 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to details and good organizational skills
  • Advanced MS Excel required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • JD Edwards and SQL experience a plus
  • The successful candidate must be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment and must be able to work across functional boundaries.  The ideal candidate will also possess a proactive work ethic including the ability and desire to take ownership of projects when identified. The candidate will have to be able to adjust to changing priorities and schedule hours, to adapt to the business needs.  We are seeking a long-term promotable candidate who will quickly obtain the skills and experience necessary to take upon additional responsibilities.