Elgin, IL. Flender Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens, is a global leader in power transmission technology and its products have been used by leading companies worldwide for decades.
Flender Corp. has an immediate opening for a Staff Accountant. This position will be part of the accounting group and report directly to the CFO/Controller. This role is a great entry-level position to gain valuable experience. You will engage in analytical thinking, further your knowledge of key accounting concepts and controls, and strengthen your leadership skills on an ambitious team. We are seeking a detail orientated, self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Responsibilities will include the following:
Prepare month-end closing journal entries
Prepare and review balance sheet reconciliations
Analyze transactions to ensure proper booking of GL accounts and cost centers
Assist with month-end and quarterly financial closing process
Plans, prepares and reviews monthly and quarterly financial reports according to relevant accounting standards (IFRS, GAAP, and local standards)
Prepare monthly bank reconciliations for US & Canada operations
Prepare, review and submit payroll data for US & Canada operations
Other related tasks as assigned
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance Required
0-2 years of experience in accounting related role (prior internship experience a plus)
Understanding of GAAP and other accounting control principles
Proficiency in Excel required
Proficiency in Word and Power Point highly recommended
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Detail/Attention to Detail Highly Required
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