Staff Accountant - Safety and Security

Newell Brands - Aurora, IL3.6

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $50,000 - $70,000 a year
EducationSkills
Position Title: Staff Accountant
Location: Aurora, IL
Reports To: Accounting Supervisor

Job Summary: The Staff Accountant responsibilities include recording the cost of newly acquired fixed assets, tracking existing fixed assets and CIP, recording depreciation, and accounting for the disposition of fixed assets. Also, additional Accounting duties related to month end close and reporting.

Responsibilities:
Maintain the Fixed Asset and associated depreciation schedules on the FAS Software System and prepare monthly journal entries for depreciation, additions and disposal entries in SAP.
Ensuring all capital expenditures are properly approved, tracked and closed out upon completion
Prepare other journal entries as needed for month end close
Intercompany account reconciliations
Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations
Ad hoc reporting
Other duties as assigned by Accounting Supervisor

Qualifications:
BS in Accounting or Finance
1 – 3 years of experience
Strong Microsoft Excel skills are essential
SAP Experience a plus
Team player with good communication skills
Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.