Staff Accountant

Accounting Miamisburg, Ohio


Description

About Us

Genuine Cable Group (GCG) is a leading North American distributor of wire, cable and connectivity solutions. GCG consists of six premier brands; SeacoastCobra Wire & CableElectro WireConnect-AirCPS Broadband and most recently, Empire.

Our culture is highly innovative, collaborative and focused on building and maintaining relationships that allow us to surpass our customers’ expectations. We embrace the qualities that make each of our team members unique and develop each other’s skill sets so that together we can be stronger than the sum of our parts.

Job Description

The Staff Accountant position is responsible for maintaining general ledger, account reconciliations, variance analyses, validating sales compensation plans and related special projects. An important aspect of the role will be to analyze customer profitability. This includes analysis of vendor and customer programs including but not limited to rebates and other costs of sales.

Responsibilities

  • Account Reconciliations
  • Regulate policies and procedures in accordance with GAAP
  • Ensure accuracy in general ledger and financial statements
  • Variance Analysis
  • Month-end close process
  • Work with leadership to develop and manage commission and incentive plans
  • Calculate monthly and quarterly commission payments based on actual sales and operating results
  • Prepare and distribute scorecards monthly and quarterly
  • Assist with ad hoc projects and reporting as needed
  • Manage customer and vendor rebates
  • Perform additional accounting functions and analysis as needed to support business

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in Finance/Accounting, Operations or Incentive Compensation
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills to create calculations, charts and graphs
  • Ability to work under pressure and regularly prioritize tasks
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Experience with Prophet 21 software preferred
Core Competencies
  • Builds strong partnerships with Customers and Suppliers
  • Collaborates effectively across departments
  • Demonstrates agility and commitment when responding to customer needs
  • Focuses on continuous improvement
  • Acts with integrity in all areas of our work
  • Values people equally