Kalmar Solutions Staff Accountant in Ottawa, United States

Staff Accountant

Kalmar USA, the leading global supplier of container & load handling equipment and services, is seeking a

Staff Accountant

Based in Ottawa, KS, this position will assist variety of basic accounting functions, including invoicing, reconciliation of bank statements, month end closing, balance sheet reconciliation, general posting, and other duties as assigned.

Job Function:

The Staff Accountant assists the Assistant Controller in all aspects of the financial accounting involving reconciliation, month end closing, ad hoc reporting and other accounting functions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Invoicing Trucks, Forklifts, and parts

  • Prepare monthly Reports (Budget, General Ledger, Medical Insurance, Parts Sales, Intercompany transfers)

  • Make corrections to Sales Orders

  • Research open accounting issues

  • Prepare and review reports, including general ledger report

  • Prepare journal entries to record transactions to the general ledger

  • Analyze accounting variances and prepare variance explanation reports

  • Analyze unrecorded assets and liabilities

  • Prepare federal, state and local tax reports

  • Limited cost accounting activity

  • Various other accounting duties as needed.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree, preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or Business required.

  • Minimum of 2+ years Accounting experience in budgeting, taxes, general accounting and closing of books. Strong preference given to those with manufacturing background.

  • Capable of utilizing Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and working knowledge of financial reporting software – preferably Hyperion.

  • Strong systems experience (including a system implementation) and working knowledge of an ERP software system (SAP preferred)

  • Experience working in an International matrix environment a plus.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

For further information please contact Lori Pheigaru 1-785-229-1147.

Please submit your application, resume and salary request by 22 October 2016.

Kalmar offers a competitive compensation and benefit package, including 401(k), Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance plans, paid vacation and 9 paid holidays

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com

Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion in 2015 and it employs over 11,000 people. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com

Job overview

Position: Staff Accountant

Location: Unites States, Ottawa, Kansas

Type: Permanent

ID: 12048

Posted: 13.10.2016

Apply by: 22.10.2016