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Accounting Assistant - Baytown

Baytown, TX, US, 77523

Gulf Coast

 
 

Job ID:  419578

 

Gulf Coast, a CRH Company (formally known as Angel Brothers and Century Asphalt),  is a locally-based construction company and building materials supplier owned and operated by CRH Americas Materials, the largest asphalt, ready mix and aggregates producer in North America. Gulf Coast is part of CRH America's growing Texas-based network of 47 locations and over 1,200 employees statewide.

 

Position Overview

This job is a key position in the accounting department helping the Controller oversee the day to day processes in the department.  The position will handle all aspects of accounting and help with coaching and leading the accounting team.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Work in a high volume accounting department

 

  • Must be a self-starter with attention to detail with the ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time and meet short deadlines.

 

  • Demonstrated experience with Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Contracts and Subcontracts, and General Ledger.  Construction Progress Billing experience a plus.

 

  • Be a role model and demonstrate the company’s core values and respect as well as honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

 

  • Must possess the ability to work independently but collaborate as a group to achieve team goals

 

  • Ability to create financial statements as needed

 

  • Ability to analyze account details and make recommendations

 

  • Ability to assist in leading the accounting team toward daily, monthly, and yearly goals

 

  • This position must have a high level of understanding of the General Ledger and how to use the information therein

 

  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

 

  • Able to perform essential job functions with/ without reasonable accommodation.

 

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related degree required. 

 

  • Accounting experience 1-3 years is required.

 

Work Requirements

  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. 

 

  • Pass a pre-employment physical(s). 

 

  • Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document. 

 

  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times. 

 

  • Report to work at the designated start time. 

 

  • Be able to work long hours when required. 

 

  • Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook. 

 

  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.

 

  • Must be able to complete safe driver training, possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

 

  • Be at least age 18 years of age. 

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Applications with the ability to learn new software systems as needed.
  •  Solid understanding of State and Federal Tax Structure

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

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

 

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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Gulf Coast is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

Date Posted:  Sep 11, 2022