Financial Reporting Accountant-Professional
Finance
Full Time
Charlotte, Nc
2018-12-21

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 Manager, North America and is based in Charlotte, NC.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performing month-end close responsibilities and financial reporting accurately as assigned and in compliance with internal controls, including entry of standard, complex and sensitive entries,  account reconciliations and month end reporting
  • Provide frequent and timely support to various business partners throughout the organization
  • Prepare and provide financial statement preparation and analysis with variance to PLAN and Forecast in a timely manner
  • Assist in quarterly and annual Budgeting and Forecasting processes
  • Holds responsibility for the technical implementation of accounting guidelines in conjunction with financial reporting
  • Standardize and streamline process efficiencies and identify and drive continuous Improvement in reporting and analytics
  • Follow internal control procedures to ensure compliance
  • Prepare information as needed for external auditors
  • Perform other projects as assigned

Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with accounting concentration required
  • 3-5 years of industry or public accounting experience

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Attention to details and good organizational skills 
  • Advanced MS Excel required
  • Must possess a proactive work ethic, including the ability and desire to take ownership of process improvement and other projects.
  • Strong business aptitude, including having an outward perspective regarding how financial results are communicated and analyzed by internal audiences.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Flexible and dependable, able to meet business needs
  • Operates with the highest integrity
  • Effective problem solver in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, deadline-driven work environment.
  • Prior experience in a multinational manufacturing corporation preferred.
  • Effective in dealing with others to obtain information required for financial reporting and disclosures.
  • Flexibility/Adaptable to meet business needs.
  • Quick Starter
  • JD Edwards and SQL experience