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Accountant II

Seattle, WA, US, 98108

ICON Materials



Job ID:  307423

CRH is a leading global diversified building materials group, employing over 85,000 people at more than 3,600 locations in 32 countries.  Imagine a company capable of providing the modern building materials needed to build our homes, schools, communities, even the bridges and highways to get you there. We are CRH Americas, North America’s largest manufacturer of building products and the second largest globally. 


Position Overview

The Accountant II role will have the primary responsibility of performing various accounting activities within the Shared Business Services team, and in the Northwest Region accounting team.  The purpose of this role is to support both the transactional and operational accounting teams with weekly, monthly, and as assigned tasks.  As proficiency is gained, this position will provide input on controls, new systems, and advice on efficiencies that can be attained.

Salary: $55k-75k Annually w/ bonus potential
Location: Spokane, WA (Relocation Assistance may be available)


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Assume responsibility for accounting for the day-to-day operations of ICON Materials.
    • Weekly Production Entries
    • Energy postings
    • Product setups for Pacific Northwest
    • Code monthly AP Bills
    • Job Cost research
    • Update Tier Pricing Files
    • Royalty Entries and Reporting
    • Contract Clearance information gathering
    • Backup for Weekly units submittal
  • Responsible for assigned month end journal entries, monthly and quarterly reconciliations, and inventory accounting.
  • Introduction and eventually responsibility for aspects of the operational and transaction monthly forecasting and annual budgeting processes.
  • Exposure to monthly and annual variance analysis of operational statistics/volumes, as well as cash flow, DSO, DPO, and other items as assigned.
  • Support the Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, and Fixed Asset accounting within the Shared Business Services team.  Which may include account reconciliation, performance analysis, participation in process improvement teams, and developing relationships with the team members.
  • The job duties described herein are not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Masters or CPA Preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years related field experience in a finance/accounting role.
  • Manufacturing or construction accounting background highly desired.
  • Proven ability to develop relationships and to work with teams as both a leader and a participant.
  • Self-Motivated 
  • Ability to travel to Auburn, WA from Spokane, WA for a few days Monthly / EOM
  • Future Relocation for promotional opportunities highly preferred



Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Strong values and high standards of ethics, integrity and trust.
  • Strong financial, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Business acumen in manufacturing, distribution and/or construction operations.
  • Strong action orientation and drive for results.
  • Strong oral/written communication/presentation and listening skills.
  • Versed in accounting principles, policies and procedures.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in using computerized accounting systems.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • The ability to deal with ambiguity and facilitate change.
  • Ability to get along well with a diverse staff of employees.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment.
  • Work independently without constant supervision.


Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.  The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move from 10 to 100 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Office Setting

Flexible Remote / In-Office Schedule

Up to 10% Travel Potential between Spokane, WA to Auburn, WA



The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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.


CRH Americas 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.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

Date Posted:  Jul 21, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Seattle

Job Segment: Business Process, Management