Lehigh Hanson Staff Accountant I in Irving, Texas

AutoReqId: 7096BR

Line Of Business: Corporate Administration (SSC, IT, Employee Services, Etc.)

Department: Accounting

Primary Location: Irving-TX

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.

This position will reside at the corporate office in Irving, Texas. Our corporate office supports the Lehigh Hanson plants in North America and offers a competitive benefits package that includes a 401(k) savings plan with company match, tuition reimbursement, and employee purchase program. Amenities include an on-site deli, free covered parking, and free fitness center.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you’ll get to do:

  • Financial and operational transaction processing in General Ledger.

  • Participate in accurate and timely closing of General ledgers on a monthly basis.

  • Complete balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis

  • Communicate/work with SSC functional areas and plants to research reconciling items.

  • Prepare and distribute reports and provide analysis/support as needed on a monthly basis.

  • Complete ad hoc projects.

  • Respond to questions and issues and communicate responses to operations and other functional areas.

  • Work closely with other functions within the SSC groups, Corporate, the Regions and local operations to administer standard business processes and participate in implementing a shared services center environment in North America.

  • Deliver results individually and as a key team member in a fast paced, high performance culture.

  • Identify process improvement opportunities as it relates to the individual’s area of responsibility

Who we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

  • 1 year of experience preferred

  • Understanding of accounting fundamentals and principles

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

  • Critical thinking and strong analytical skills.

  • Solid Excel skills

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills with attention to details.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written or oral, or diagram form.

BENEFITS & COMPENSATION

We know that our employees are critical to our overall success. We are dedicated to investing in their future to maintain long-term relationships for lasting commitments. We offer a comprehensive package of compensation and benefits programs which are regularly reviewed to maintain them at competitive levels.

Lehigh Hanson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. M/F/D/V

Salary will be commensurate with your work experience and relevant skills.

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Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled