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Superior Essex Inc.

Staff Accountant

Superior Essex Inc. - Tarboro, NC


ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION:

Under the general direction of the Controller, exercise responsibility for the monthly preparation of financial schedules, summaries, analyses and reports. Handle tasks such as preparation of standard journal entries; preparation of company and governmental statistics; and maintenance of various general ledger accounts. Make product cost analyses and prepare summaries and reports. Reconcile various ledger accounts. Coordinate and control the input and output of month-end entries through system.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Prepare, post and reconcile period end closing journal entries for assigned P&L and balance sheet accounts • Responsible for preparing financial and business-related analysis • Prepares cost accounting(cost allocation and preliminary cost analysis) and bank reconciliations • Records various income and expense activities and suspense account items • Performs proper tracking and recording of AR and AP • Compile data and background information required for the preparation of monthly financial reports. Prepare schedules, summaries, analyses, and related reports. Prepare monthly standard journal vouchers including accruals and reserve calculations. Allocates specific expense items among various locations. • Assists Controller/ FP&A Manager in the preparation of the annual budget for the Power Cable plant operation. Prepares regular and special analyses, summaries, and reports on costs. Reconciles specific general ledger accounts including reserve accounts as stipulated.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

B.S. in Business Administration - Accounting major required; 1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment. Practical knowledge of cost accounting. Must have an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office. Must have strong analytical skills, communication skills, and time management skills.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

• Strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse business community. Must be a team-focused individual as exhibited in actions and approach to engaging multiple groups (internal and external) interacting with this position. • Must be flexible in a dynamic environment to change practices or procedures in order to deliver optimum performance. • A high degree of analytical effort, initiative, ingenuity, and judgment is required in being able to (1) recognize discrepancies and/or misstatements within financial data; (2) recognize if accounting data is reasonable and correct; and (3) being able to recommend improvements in accounting systems and procedures. • Use Financial Acumen - Understands the key financial indicators and their interrelationships on the business • Create Strategic Alignment - Identifies initiative that support LS Cable & System USA's strategic direction.

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Staff Accountant Superior Essex Inc. - Tarboro, NC, United States

   

Location: Tarboro, NC

Company Profile:
Superior Essex is a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of wire and cable products. Our Magnet Wire and Distribution business segment is the world’s largest producer of magnet wire, also known as winding wire. Magnet Wire is an insulated copper or aluminum conductor used by major original equipment manufacturers and distributors. Magnet wire is found in industrial motors, transformers and generators, automotive applications, electrical coils and controls, and appliances. It is also used in motor and transformer repair.