Accounting Associate
Whitehall , Wisconsin
February 08, 2017
The Accounting Associate under the direction of the Finance Manager, performs specialized accounting assignments with the guidance of the direct Manager. Assignments require a thorough knowledge of accounting and compliance with Whitehall Specialties policies and procedures. If you are recently graduated from an Accounting Education and looking for an opportunity to grow while gaining hands on experience or have previous skills listed below, this may be the position for you!

Position Responsibilities:
¿ Prepare, validate and audit daily product formulation detail.
¿ Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation
¿ Analyze cost accounting data and assist with cycle count/physical inventories
¿ Maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls.
¿ Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory, liability accounts by customer type
¿ Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analysis and profitability
¿ Assist with internal departmental reporting requirements such as audit schedules, tax schedules, etc.
¿ Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedule reporting to management.
Qualifications/ Education/Experience/Skills:
¿ Minimum BS degree in Accounting or Finance and 3-5 years relative experience demonstrating increased responsibilities.
¿ Excellent analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
¿ Strong understanding of accounting and finance processes, principles and accounting systems.
¿ Excellent attention to detail with well-developed time management skills.
¿ Ability to function in a dynamic environment, set priorities and multi-task.
¿ Excel spreadsheet excellence.

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