Accountant (2955)

Finance Omaha, Nebraska


Description

Position at Taylor Communications

Taylor Communications is looking for an Accountant for our Omaha, Nebraska location. The Accountant position will support multiple manufacturing locations preparing month-end financial reports and analysis to help drive the business.  This person will work closely with manufacturing accounting team members, location personnel and other corporate departments.  This position requires a detail oriented person with initiative, good judgment, persistence and the ability to learn systems quickly.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monthly closing activities, including journal entry preparation and review
  • Reconciling and reviewing general ledger accounts to verify transactions have been recorded properly
  • Preparation and analysis of monthly financial reporting package for supported locations
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Proactively improve processes, accuracy and efficiency
  • Comply with internal controls to protect the assets of the company
  • Provide support to location Plant Manager and other on-site personnel
  • Provide and participate in cross-training as appropriate
  • Participate in Peer Reviews for general ledger entries and account reconciliations
  • Provide analysis and support for auditors as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related; advanced degree a plus
  • CPA/CMA preferred
  • 3 – 8 years manufacturing account experience and financial analysis
  • Experience with automated accounting systems (Oracle, SAP, Lawson, BaaN/Infor, PeopleSoft, etc.) and a proficiency in Microsoft Excel required
  • Working knowledge of US GAAP required
  • Ability to work independently and on a team, meet deadlines, identify problems and solutions
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers and management
  • Detail oriented with excellent organizational and strong analytical skills, interest in identifying and resolving problems
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills - ability to establish credibility, make decisions, and forge relationships

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees. We offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.  Eligible employees may take advantage of our health, dental, and vision benefits, as well as Holiday Pay beginning the first day of employment.

Taylor Communications is a go-to-market subsidiary of Taylor Corporation.  For more than a century, we've been providing outstanding service and developing innovative products that leverage the technology of our time.  By providing market-specific insights and a compelling portfolio of solutions to the healthcare, financial services, commercial, and industrial markets, we have become the recognized leader in the management and execution of mission-critical communications.
For more information, visit www.taylorcommunications.com     



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