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Plant Accountant - Avon, CT

Avon, CT, US, 06001

Oldcastle Infrastructure



Job ID:  348920



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.




The Plant Accountant is responsible for plant level accounting activities and general office management for 3 manufacturing plants in the territory. The position will work closely with the local plant department managers and Corporate Accounting concerning a multitude of accounting, clerical and general office tasks in accordance with company policy.


Duties and Responsibilities


  • Responsible for day-to-day accounting duties
  • Sales Order, Invoice, & Credit processing
  • Prepare, run and review reports and other analysis for business management
  • Receive and reconcile Intercompany Transfers
  • Process Freight invoices
  • Support accounts payable and receivable activity
  • Month and year-end closings
  • Support with audits and other external reviews
  • Backup Purchasing Order receiving
  • Pre-Approve daily AP invoices for Manager final approval.
  • Payroll processing
  • Coordinate inventory counts together with plant management
  • New hire processing & onboarding
  • General office management
  • Maintain office files and records
  • Provide support to internal & external customers with respect to billing inquiries
  • Other duties, projects, and backup as assigned
  • Travel less than 10%




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.


  • Solid understanding of general accounting
  • Understands inventory control and data workflows
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high volume environment, multi-task, and prioritize to meet deadlines by thorough problem solving
  • Strong organizational skills; must be detail oriented and accurate
  • Must be customer service oriented, both internally and external
  • Team player
  • Positive attitude and outlook on work, business relationships, goals/objectives and expected performance
  • Self-starter, dependable on attendance and work schedules
  • Willingness to continue education, and grow personally and professionally




  • Minimum 3 years of experience in an accounting role preferred
  • Management / Supervisor experience preferred


Job Skills and Education


  • Minimum of Associate’s degree, preferably in Accounting/Business, or equivalent in a combination of experience, training and education
  • 3+ years previous experience in accounting functions
  • Manufacturing or construction environment experience a plus
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency at the intermediate level in Microsoft Office applications
  • Comfortable working in various computer systems and databases
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work effectively under stress, meet short deadlines and take direction
  • Good attendance and performance record in prior positions


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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Date Posted:  Nov 17, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Hartford

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