Asset & Risk Administrator

Accounting & Finance Mesquite, TX


Canadian Solar Inc. is a vertically integrated manufacturer of ingots, wafers, cells, solar modules (panels) and custom-designed solar power applications. Canadian Solar Inc. delivers solar power products of uncompromising quality to customers worldwide. Canadian Solar’s world class team of professionals works closely with our customers to provide them with solutions for all their solar needs. For more information on the company, please visit
Position Title: Asset & Risk Administrator
Department: Finance & Accounting
Reports To: Finance & Accounting Manager
Location: Dallas, Texas
Job Summary:
The Asset & Risk Administrator is accountable for recording the cost of newly acquired fixed assets (both
tangible and intangible), tracking existing fixed assets, recording depreciation, and accounting for the
disposition of fixed assets, for company’s US manufacturing business. The qualifications for this position include skills in SAP ERP system and office software like Microsoft Excel.
  • Create and monitor a system of controls, procedures, and forms for the recordation of fixed assets.
  • Recommend any updates to management about accounting policies related to fixed assets.
  • Record fixed asset acquisitions and dispositions in the accounting system.
  • Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset subledger to the general ledger.
  • Calculate depreciation for all fixed assets and perform account reconciliation.
  • Review and update the detailed schedule of fixed assets and accumulated depreciation.
  • Liaise with global insurance manager to manage insurance program for US manufacturing business.
  • Participate in year-end financial statement audit by effectively responding to specific requests and inquiries from the internal and external audit team.
  • Participate in other strategic finance, accounting, and business projects if needed.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Master’s degree in finance or related field required.
  • 5+ years of related work experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with insurance would be an asset.
  • Proficiency in SAP ERP system and Microsoft Office with demonstrated expertise in Excel.
  • Experiences with working in global environment and open to work around the clock.
  • Advanced knowledge of mathematics and statistics.
  • Strong financial analysis skills and understanding of organizational accounting concepts.
  • Good attention to detail with excellent organization and time management skills.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple assignments simultaneously in an accurate and on a timely basis.
Compensation and Benefits:
Canadian Solar offers a competitive salary plus fully comprehensive benefits and performance bonus package based on an annual objective achievement. Our generous benefits package includes a 401(k) Retirement Plan, medical/dental/life/disability program, PTO and sick days. This is a full-time position.
Canadian Solar Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.