We are seeking an Senior Accountant to join the team at our Location in Mt. Holly, NC - a suburban city in northeastern Gaston County. This position will be responsible for manufacturing accounting, reporting, and analysis for the Nonwovens Mill in our North American Consumer Products business. This role allows for gaining knowledge and experience for advancement to positions of greater responsibility and technical ability throughout the company. The successful candidate must be self-directed, able to manage multiple projects, set priorities and meet deadlines. A strong desire to acquire new proficiencies are keys to this position.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
This role will create value by:
Providing excellent Accounting services for the facility’s Operations and Capabilities teams
Driving and supporting a strong Internal Financial Controls environment
Partnering with Operations, providing insightful and actionable reporting and analysis to drive operational improvements
Perform financial closing procedures, variance analysis, and balance sheet account analysis with a focus on inventory
Prepare and ensure the accuracy and timeliness of Inventory reports, physical inventory counts and adjustments as well as variance analysis
Obtain a solid working knowledge of the primary drivers of operations and their impact on financial performance
Participate in financial control self-assessments and self-audits of adherence to required minimum required control standards, and help drive corrective actions
Maintain product costing models and participate in annual standards setting process
Identifying key business trends through benchmarking, KPI tracking and analysis
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business
GPA of 3.0 or above
At least THREE years of experience in and Accounting and/or Financial Analysis role
General understanding of overall accounting functions (GL, AR, AP, Inventory, etc.)
General understanding of intercompany transactions, and month end closing
General understanding of the design and purpose of internal controls
Aptitude and desire for learning new systems and improving processes through innovation and automation
Prior experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel – spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data manipulation/analysis and formula creation etc., Access-query, and PowerPoint – presentation creation/editing)
Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, enMotion®, Sparkle®, Mardi Gras®, and Vanity Fair®, as well as the Dixie® brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery. Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly.
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.