Accounting

Casselberry FLHolly Hill FLOpa-locka FLWarren, MIMelvindale, MI

Job Summary

GLE Scrap Metal, a family-owned scrap recycling firm, is looking to hire a full-time accountant to handle day to day corporate accounting operations that includes the monthly financial close and Financial Reporting. The chosen applicant will be an analytical, detail-oriented individual who can assist with aspects of preparing journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations and payables process support.

Responsibilities:

  • Interact with corporate staff and plant management on financial and accounting topics.
  • Respond to data/financial requests as needed.
  • Fixed asset accountant duties.
  • Perform various month end tasks including journal entries, preparing invoices, cash account reconciliations, and corporate account reconciliations.
  • Research and resolve any account discrepancies related to account reconciliations
  • Responsible for intercompany balancing and interacting with each Plant Controller to resolve intercompany discrepancies
  • Complete balance sheet account reconciliation reviews with the Corporate Controller for all Corporate locations
  • Handle preparation for Capital project requests, including financial justification, follow-up, and review
  • Respond to internal and external audit requests
  • Create all invoices needed to fulfill contract terms/agreements
  • Maintain all Accounts Receivable journals, schedules, and files relating to contracts
  • Prepare financial analyses and special projects as required
  • Analyze cash flow, cost controls, and expenses to guide executive leaders
  • Routes miscellaneous invoices to management for approval of payment
  • Issues checks in accordance with payment terms and internal processing schedule
  • Communicates directly with vendors to resolve discrepancies and clarify any questionable invoice items, prices, quantities, payment terms, etc.
  • Researches customer accounts to handle inquiries by telephone, in writing or by direct personal contact

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Accounting or Finance
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office products, specifically Excel
  • Experience in financial analysis, auditing, budgeting, forecasting, and/or controllership
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and effectively multi-task priorities
  • Analyze data and report on financials
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening

Skills:

  • Very detail oriented
  • Strong communications skills
  • Excellent time-management skills.
  • Strong project management skills, teamwork, problem-solving and creativity
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to simultaneously manage several complex projects
  • Problem Solving/Analytical Skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Thorough understanding of accounting principles