CRH is a leading global diversified building materials group, employing over 85,000 people at more than 3,600 locations in 32 countries. Imagine a company capable of providing the modern building materials needed to build our homes, schools, communities, even the bridges and highways to get you there. We are CRH Americas, North America's largest manufacturer of building products and the second largest globally.
Staff Accountant responsibilities include: maintaining financial reports, records, and general ledgers; prepare and analyze budgets; and perform general bookkeeping. Prepares consolidated internal and external financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)
Maintains and balances an automated consolidation system by inputting data; scheduling required jobs; verifying data.
Analyzes information and options by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information.
Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts.
Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures; recommending changes.
Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data.
Provides accounting support; converting data to general ledger system; obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements.
Insert customer and account data by inputting text based and numerical information from source documents within time limits.
Responsible for journal entries as well as reviewing, uploading and post accounts payable expenditures.
Responsible for maintenance and recording of equipment deprecation.
Assists in preparing monthly financial statements, calculating and posting monthly cost accruals.
Compile verify accuracy and sort information according to priorities to prepare source data for computer entry.
Review data for deficiencies or errors, correct any incompatibilities if possible and check output.
Generate reports, store completed work in designated locations and perform backup operations.
Scan documents and print files, when needed.
Respond to queries for information and access relevant files.
Keep information confidential.
Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required.
Flexibility to perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Bachelor's Degree (BA or BS) or equivalent from four-year college or technical school; preferred.
3-5 years of Accounting experience.
Must be 18 years in age or older.
Must pass a drug screen and criminal background check.
Strong oral and written communications and problem-solving skills.
Must display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the public always.
Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
Must have the ability to work without close supervision.
Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
Be able to work overtime when required.
Strong Microsoft Office proficiency, especially Excel.
Proven data entry work experience, as a Data entry operator or Office clerk
Effective verbal and written communication skills and an ability to work with management.
Ability to operate office equipment including, but not limited to: computers, copiers, ten key adding machine, printers, etc.
Ability to analyze issues independently and complete daily activities according to work schedule.
Knowledge and/or previous related experience in financial accounting environment preferred.
Ability to perform under deadline pressure.
Experience using office equipment, like fax machine and scanner.
Typing speed and accuracy. Attention to detail.
Basic typing skills.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Able to use hands and fingers to manipulate objects, talk and hear.
Vision abilities (with correction) include close, distance, peripheral, depth, and the ability to adjust focus.
The employee is frequently required to sit and use hands.
The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk.
Standard office environment.
Tempo is fast-paced with deadlines.
The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job. Other duties may be assigned as required. Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
What CRH Americas Offers You
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
About CRH Americas
CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!
CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Date Posted: Aug 10, 2020
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