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Snap-on Inc,

Senior Accountant Job

Snap-on Inc, - Libertyville, IL

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the financial accounting and reconciliation of portfolio related

activity in the loan receivable subsystems (ECS and InfoLease), and the integrity of balances maintained within the

LN general ledger. Other senior accounting responsibilities will include current and historical portfolio analysis,

intercompany non-cash settlements, Sarbanes-Oxley self-testing and compliance and frequent ad-hoc reporting.

The right candidate must be an analytical thinker with problem solving abilities and also possess the ability to

collaboratively work within a group.

Major Responsibilities:

• Prepare and record standard and adjusting journal entries related to month-end close.

• Preparation of monthly reconciliations and supporting schedules for assigned general ledger accounts

• Assist in the design and implementation of accounting process improvements and efficiencies

• Provide accounting and financial analysis support to the Finance Department through ad hoc special projects

• Work with Corporate functions on check requests and wire requests

• Assist in the reporting process for Snap-on Credit utilizing systems such as Hyperion Financial Management,

Business Objects, InfoLease, and ECS

• Assist in the creation and maintenance of job related accounting policies and procedures


• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance; CPA or progressing towards CPA certification

• Minimum 3 years’ experience in Financial Reporting/Accounting, preferably in the Financial Services industry.

• Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel

• Ability to plan and prioritize workload and work extended hours when required to meet deadlines

• Effective communication skills, both verbal and written

• Prefer SSA Ln general ledger and Hyperion Financial Management experience

• Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision

Key Competencies:

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Technical Accounting and Analysis Skills

• Strong decision making and problem solving skills/abilities

• Effective planning and organizational skills

Key Characteristics:

• Detail Oriented

• Well Organized

• Proactive/Forward Thinker

• Self-Motivated

• Goal and Results Oriented


Normal work hours; some overtime required

Working Environment:

Normal office environment

Snap-on is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Job Criteria:

Start Date:

Position Type: Full-Time Permanent

Years of Experience Required:

Education Required:

Overnight Travel:

Vacation Time:

3 days 21 hours ago

Snap-on Inc,


Senior Accountant Job Snap-on Inc, - Libertyville, IL, United States


Location: Libertyville, IL

Company Profile:
Snap-on Incorporated is a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, equipment, diagnostics, repair information and systems solutions for professional users performing critical tasks. Products and services include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions for vehicle dealerships and repair centers, as well as for customers in industries, including aviation and aerospace, agriculture, construction, government and military, mining, natural resources, power generation and technical education. Snap-on also derives income from various financing programs to facilitate the sales of its products. Products and services are sold through the company’s franchisee, company-direct, distributor and internet channels. Founded in 1920, Snap-on is a $3.1 billion, S&P 500 company headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin.