Senior Plant Accountant

Belen, New Mexico |$90-100K | Job ID: 118248

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Job Description

A national client in the energy industry is looking to add a Senior Plant Accountant to their new location near Albuquerque, New Mexico! This role will start out remote as the plant continues to be built but will transition to onsite! If you are looking for an independent role, within the energy industry, please apply below! 

Senior Plant Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial leadership and support operations for the plant through accounting, forecasting, planning and reporting
  • Manage financial and accounting activities including general accounting and cost accounting in accordance with GAAP and company policies and practices
  • Manage plant accounting duties that involve accounts payable, payroll, journal entries, SOX reporting, Capital Project Management and various other responsibilities
  • Perform month-end, quarter-end and calendar year-end financial closings
  • Prepare monthly financial forecasts
  • Perform, present and communicate analyses of monthly financial results, financial forecasts and variances to plant and BU leadership
  • Prepare plant authorization requests for capital expenditures
  • Assist in the preparation of the plant’s annual operating and capital budgets and support the business unit’s strategic planning process
  • Monitor plant spending and partner with plant management on continuous improvement and profit improvement opportunities

Senior Plant Accountant Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • CPA license a plus
  • 5+ years of experience, 2 years of which must be in a manufacturing facility
  • Demonstrated strong experience with Microsoft Office programs and financial software systems; experience with Oracle systems preferred
  • Strong knowledge of and experience in GAAP including financial reporting
  • Solid analytical, quantitative and project management abilities
  • Self-starter with strong analytical skills and the ability to manage multiple projects
  • Ability to prioritize, coordinate and manage multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-pace, lean operation
  • Excellent, diplomatic communication and leadership skills
  • Results oriented, self-driven abilities in a team environment

Thank you,

Molly Murphy
National Accounting & Finance Recruiter

LaSalle Network

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