Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry's well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
Responsible for all aspects of finance and accounting activities relating to accounts payable, a/r, product costing, account analyses, forecasting, management reporting and activities supporting month end closing procedures. In addition, this role acts as a change agent to drive efforts to improve processes and create efficiencies within the organization. This position will work closely with all levels of the organization to review internal processes to identify business needs and define solutions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Oversight of the Accounts Payable, and Accounts Receivable functions
Ensure the accurate compilation, analysis, and reporting of financial data
Advise management in financial matters as applicable
Complete various key performance indicator reports for Management
Act as a change agent and collaborate closely with all levels of the organization to improve processes, create efficiencies, and identify opportunities/solutions
Assists / oversees the preparation of journal entries, account analyses, and reconciliation that support month-end closing procedures ensuring timely and accurate reporting
Prepare and analyze product costs and maintain up-to-date standards used for product costing of inventory
Work with Accounting Manager and VP of Finance to prepare monthly financial reports including understanding key variances
Perform other duties as applicable
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge of manufacturing, distribution, and financial best practices
5+ years of experience in general accounting, general ledger reconciliation, and ERP systems
Competency with Lawson/H5
Familiarity with compliance /regulatory requirements (COMPLIANCE - SARBANES-OXLEY)
Strong analytical skills and excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong Excel/computer skills
Organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
Practitioner of continuous improvement
Strong leadership skills
Excellent facilitation and teamwork skills
Ability to work through project issues
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related feel
CPA or advanced
What CRH 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
CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.
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Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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