IDEX Senior Accountant in Oak Harbor, Washington
Title: Senior Accountant
Business Unit: IH&S (Oak Harbor)
619 Oak Street
Oak Harbor, Washington, 98277
Provide Finance and Oak Harbor leadership teams with financial information
by researching and analyzing accounts; preparing and publishing relevant
financial reporting in a manufacturing environment.
Assists in the preparation of financial reporting by gathering andanalyzing information from the general ledger system and fromdepartment leads.
Prepares and reviews various daily operating metrics to monitorbusiness performance
Analyzes and reviews bills of materials to ensure accurate productcosting
Organizes and runs monthly EOZ meeting on inventory with SupplyChain
Assists in annual physical inventory and preparation
Prepares actual versus budget analysis, manufacturing profitvariance analysis and actual to standard cost comparisons
Assists in the preparation of month end operating review package
Prepares mid-month and month end manufacturing variance reports
Participates in preparation of the annual budget and forecastpackages
Primary responsibility for all fixed asset reporting including
Asset set up in BNA software
conduct rolling 5 year physical audit of fixed assets
Preparation and filing of property tax returns
manage property tax audits by government agencies
Analyzes information and options by developing spreadsheet reports;verifying information.
Monthly closing activities including accruing expenses; preparingjournal entries, disbursement and reconciling accounts.
Improving accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures;recommending changes.
Answers accounting and financial questions by researching andinterpreting data.
Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educationalopportunities; reading professional publications; maintainingpersonal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Participates in inter-departmental projects and inter-site projectsas required to support business decisions
Degree in Accounting or Finance
Experience in ERP systems (JDE preferred)
Superior verbal and written communication skills to workeffectively outside the accounting department
Consistently operates at the highest level of integrity and isnever willing to compromise with regards to ethical standards.
Flexibility in work schedule as overtime is required based onbusiness needs
Cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environmentpreferred
Occasional travel may be needed INTERPERSONALQUALIFICATIONS
Success in this position requires the ability to build a strong partnership
with the business operations staff and to provide timely and accurate
results. These relationships must be built on respect, integrity,
cooperation, teamwork and professionalism.
Works independently and ability to problem solve
Ability to build relationships within the organization
Clear, precise communication skills
Strong focus on internal controls
Ability to make ethical and sound business decisions to continuallymitigate risk for the business
Ability to deliver accurate and detailed reports in a timely manner
Detail and Process oriented
Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines under pressure
Strong team building skills
Strong sense of urgency and follow up skills
Excellent Excel skills
Approachable and solutions oriented
Candidate must live within a reasonable commuting distance to the IDEXOak Harbor worksite. This is not a remote position.
IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled