Motrex LLC Plant Accountant in St Joseph, Missouri
One of Forest City's long-standing companies is hiring! Introducing ... Element Resources. Element is one of the leading Battery Recycling facilities in the country and has been a mainstay in the Forest City community for over 30 years. Did you know that batteries are the most recycled product in the world with a more than 99 percent recycling rate? Element provides an essential supply of recycled products to America's battery manufacturers to produce high quality, top performing batteries to power cars, trucks and forklifts, which are vital to keeping our country's supply chain running.
The Plant Accountant is responsible for assisting the Plant Controller including the administration and interpretation of company business policies as applicable to the plant. They will assist in monthly closings, analysis of costs, and the preparation of the budget.
Responsible for plant accounting and reporting functions for facility.
Assist in the month-end closing process. Prepare journal entries and reconcile general ledger accounts and expense accruals.
Will assist in the preparation of manufacturing and capital budgets/forecasts.
Routinely monitors manufacturing expenses and reports results to the Plant Controller and Plant Manager.
Analyzes operating results of manufacturing cost, productivity, scrap rates and assists Plant Controller in evaluating performance and actions necessary to improve results.
Coordinates with corporate accounting to resolve vendor issues and responsible for providing accurate and timely accounts payable information.
Will assist in the control of weekly cycle count and annual physical inventories.
Maintains fixed assets monthly reporting.
Examine payroll, accounting, and financial information to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to procedural and reporting standards and report variances to the Plant Controller.
Participate in training and development programs.
Responsible for the daily functions when Controller is out of the plant and backs up the accounts payableand payroll job functions for vacation coverage.
Follow quality, health and safety practices as they apply to work and the facility.Perform other responsibilities and duties that are assigned by
Education, Experience, Certifications:
Bachelor degree in Accouting with 3 years experience (Preferred)
Proficient with MS Excel (Required)
Knowledge of JD Edwards, Accounts Payable and Payroll (Preferred)
1-2 years manufacturing experience which could include an internship (Preferred)
Competencies, Skills, Knowledge:
Highly motivated individual with good communication and presentation skills.
Ability to interface with all levels of employees.
Good computer skill including use of Word, Excel, JDE and other software.
Initiative and willingness to take on multiple projects.
OTHER CATEGORIES AS REQUIRED:
- Ability to read, analyze and interpret payroll and accounting rules, company policies and procedures; Effectively communicate with co-workers, customer and management. Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints.
- Ability to define problems and draw valid conclusions on the work that needs to be performed. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions, plant and Corporate polices and procedures.
- While performing the duties of this job, individual is regularly required to sit, stand, walk and some lifting of supplies required. Vision requirements: close vision, working at PC for hours at a time.
- While performing the duties of this job, individual is normally in an office environment. Will occasionally be in the plant facilities.
Element Resources is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Element Resources (elementrellc.com) is one of the largest battery recycling companies in the United States. Recycling recovers 99% of all lead received at our recycling centers. Every year we recycle millions of pounds of lead and recover and neutralize millions of gallons of sulfuric acid. Our robust, highly controlled recycling process is a critical part of our commitment to environmental sustainability.
Job Locations MO-Forest City | MO-St Joseph
**Requisition Post Information
- : Posted Date** 2 weeks ago (6/16/2022 2:02 PM)
Requisition ID 2022-3329
# of Openings 1
Category (For Candidate Searching Only) Accounting/Finance