Accountant I - Inventory Emphasis



KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties as assigned):

  • Daily reconciliation of all Inventory In-transit and related freight GL accounts
  • Reconcile Intercompany Inventory Transfers and create associated end of month journal entries
  • Responsible for Casegoods Miscellaneous Inventory end of month journal entry
  • Responsible for Upholstery Raw Materials Inventory end of month journal entry
  • Research Casegoods Inventory and PPV account variances
  • Research Upholstery Raw Materials Inventory variances
  • Perform end of month general ledger account reconciliations
  • Prepare Upholstery Cost Model worksheets for new product
  • Create purchase orders in the E1 System as needed
  • Assist with information collection for yearend standard cost roll
  • Assist with the development of AOP depreciation projections
  • Assist with the development of factory admin cost centers AOP expense projections
  • Assists the VP of Finance and Assistant Controller with SOX and Flow Charting when necessary updates are required
  • Travel to Taylorsville, High Point, Granite Falls, and Hudson facilities to assist with physical inventories as needed
  • Assigned special projects and assignments throughout the department


This position assists VP of Finance as needed


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 3-5 years of total work-related experience required to effectively perform the key responsibilities of the job
  • ·Proficient in QuickBooks point of sale or other accounting software equivalent
  • Proficient in E1 (JD Edwards) and Spreadsheet Server application
  • Proficient in Excel including vlookups and pivot tables
  • Ability to travel to other La-Z-Boy facilities as needed




Office environment/no specific or unusual physical or environmental demands.


Communicate Transparently

Lead the Team

Impact and Influence

Deliver Results

Coach and Develop

At La-Z-Boy, we are committed to fostering an environment in which all employees feel valued, included, and empowered to do their best work and bring great ideas to the table. We understand that our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and viewpoints add value to our ability to create and deliver the best possible service, quality products, and is of upmost importance as we work together to Build Something Amazing.

OTHER DUTIES:  Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the incumbent for this job.  Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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