|Company: Griffin Wheel
Job Category: Production/Manufacturing
Griffin Wheel a subsidary of Amsted Industries has an immediate opening for a Accounting Supervisor at its Kansas City manufacturing facility. The incumbent will work closely with the Plant Controller and supervises the general accounting functions and payroll. The incumbent will also be responsible for period end close including controls, analysis and accuracy. Must be able to communicate effectively in an effort to maintain high morale, motivation, and productivity. A 4 year degree in accounting or finance is required with 2-4 years of experience in similar position or discipline accounting degree perferred.
The following responsibilities associated with the specific tasks performed are as follows:
Abiilty to work without direct supervision
Ability to coach and develop direct staff enhancing their professional growth
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, team building, written and verbal communication skills
Considerable initiative and the abiltiy to contribute to team success with proven management and leadership skills
Experience in SAP or similar software environment
Proficient in multi-tasking a number of projects
Proficiency in personal computer and mircosoft suite applications to include but not limited to spreadsheets, word processing and access
Responsible for the timely, accurate and cost effective preparation of statistical and finanical reports to provide a sound basis for management decisions
Coordinate and control the accounting functions to comply with generally accepted accounting practices and policies
Select, develop and motivate a competent staff to assure attainment of department, plant and company objectives
May assume duties of Plant Controller in his/her absence
The effectiveness of the position is measured by the timely , accurate and cost effective preparation of statistical and financial reports
Preparation of weekly, monthly finanicials, variance reports and analysis of all products produced at the plant
Serve as backup to inventory and shipping coordinator in his/her absence
Assist with preparation and analysis of annual plant budgets
Assist with preparation and responsible for managing of capital, repair and direct expense project spending and budget
Additional responsibilities include payroll processing and all other general accounting functions as assigned by the Plant Controller.
The individual for this position should be attentive and concise in their work. As a member of the finance department, the individual will be responsible for accurate work providing data with integrity to be depended upon. In addition, the individual should perform through shelf and employee review of all work.
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