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Corporate Accountant - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Precast Corporate

 

 

Job ID:  152621

Exempt

 

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.

 

Position Overview

Oldcastle Infrastructure is recruiting for an experienced Corporate Accountant to join its newly formed Corporate Accounting function in Atlanta, GA. The Corporate Accountant will leverage their working understanding of GAAP / IFRS to perform complex accounting assignments. This position requires a self-starter who is motivated to implement best practices and create efficiencies. Reporting the Corporate Controllership, the Sr. Corporate Accountant’s experience should equip them with the ability to analyze financial information and perform the following duties in accordance with GAAP / IFRS and utilizing appropriate accounting control procedures.

 

  • Monitor and reconcile corporate balance sheet and general ledger accounts, administrative costs, and intercompany balances, resolve reconciliation issues, and ensure balances are explainable with the appropriate back-up documentation
  • Execute month-end financial close process by performing consolidations, assigned reconciliations, journal entries, and variance analysis in adherence to deadlines and with a high degree of accuracy
  • Prepare and distribute monthly and ad-hoc financial reporting packages as confirmation of and to provide visibility into financial period results
  • Partner with parent company & external auditors by preparing (or coordinating across the business to deliver) audit requests and schedules to support the annual and quarterly external reporting cycle
  • Partner across the business to ensure assigned internal controls are adhered to so that financial statements are fairly and accurately presented
  • Maintain and/or govern chart of accounts, financial system data integrations, workflow tools, and system reporting and controls
  • Continuous improvement of accounting processes, procedures and policies to achieve better efficiencies, accuracy, and GAAP / IFRS compliance
  • Work on other accounting-related projects and assignments, as directed by leadership

Requirements

  • 5+ years of accounting or financial reporting experience is required
  • Must have a solid understanding of accounting and financial principles and be able to apply these principles to corporate accounting
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications including strong Excel skills (e.g., v-lookups and pivot tables)
  • Big 4 public accounting experience preferred
  • AX / Netsuite / HFM / Hyperion Planning experience is preferred

Educational / License Requirements:

 

  • CPA or equivalent is strongly preferred
  • CPA candidacy is required
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting preferred

 

 

Skills / Other Personal Attributes Required:

 

  • Ability to self-motivate and establish personal deadlines
  • Ability to process technical accounting concepts and determine their applicability to Oldcastle Infrastructure and its business units
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to engage a variety of audiences, internally and externally
  • Ability to build strong relationships with team and other key constituents
  • Ability to quickly grasp and solve complex problems; deal with and manage change in a fluid environment; prioritize multiple competing projects and initiatives and focus resources in line with such priorities
  • Displays a high degree of interpersonal skills, tact and diplomacy with all constituencies; strong collaboration skills with peers
  • Ability to thrive in an environment of change and be open to new challenges and opportunities
  • Effective interpersonal skills necessary to effectively collaborate with others
  • Strong grasp of technology and systems; ability to identify ways to leverage technology with a focus on automation and controls

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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Aug 10, 2019


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