Lehigh Hanson Financial/Accounting Analyst in Allentown, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 6757BR

Line Of Business: Regional Administration

Department: Finance

Primary Location: Allentown-PA

Job Posting:

The Company and the Role:

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

Do you want to be on solid ground in a new career with an industry leader? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Financial / Accounting Analyst . This is the perfect position for a college graduate with a degree in finance or accounting.

This position will reside in Allentown, PA

What you’ll get to do:

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures

  • Assist in development of annual budget and periodic forecasts

  • Coordinate regional capital expenditure review and reporting

  • Prepare and distribute reports and provide analysis as needed to operations and other functional areas

  • Work closely with Shared Service organizations to ensure compliance with policies and reporting requirements

  • Act as an effective liaison with Operations, Finance and the Shared Service organization

  • Participate in ad hoc projects and analyses in support of region operations

  • Identify process improvement opportunities as it relates to area of responsibility

Who we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field

  • 2 to 5 years of experience

  • Working knowledge of construction industry a plus

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office products on an advanced or intermediate level

  • Knowledge of SAP and JDE software a plus

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills with attention to details

  • Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility and adaptability

  • A proven track record in meeting deadlines and working collaboratively as part of a team

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

BENEFITS & COMPENSATION:

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.

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Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace

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EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled