Lehigh Hanson Staff Accountant II in Irving, Texas
Line Of Business: Corporate Administration (SSC, IT, Employee Services, Etc.)
Primary Location: Irving-TX
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
You experience our products every day, though you may not recognize our name. That’s OK. We’re focused on being great, not especially flashy.
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
You’ll be working directly for the Corporate Controller within the Corporate Controlling department. You’ll be assisting in the accounting, consolidation and financial reporting of our environmental business unit. This is not the typical staff accountant role but you will join a small team and will be responsible for a variety of accounting and consolidation tasks. You will be exposed to all levels and departments and will actively shape this newly created role within our organization.
Participate in the month end close process for the environmental business unit including preparation and posting journal entries, preparing account reconciliations and reporting
Carry out monthly consolidation for a sub-group within the environmental business unit
Prepare account analysis and reconciliations for balance sheet accounts
Reconcile project database with external parties
Assist with annual audit requests
Communicate/work with other Corporate departments to research reconciling items.
Prepare and distribute reports and provide analysis/support as needed on a monthly basis.
Complete ad hoc projects.
Identify process improvement opportunities as it relates to the job role’s area of responsibility
This position will be based at our corporate office in Irving, Texas. Our corporate office supports the Lehigh Hanson plants in North America and offers highly competitive benefits with no waiting period to participate in medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions. Amenities include a free fitness center, free covered parking, and on-site cafe and coffee bar. We also offer “Dress for Your Day” which gives our employees the discretion to select appropriate dress depending on the business activities of each workday.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance is required
3-5 years of experience preferred
SAP experience is required
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
Attention to detail
Solid Excel skills
Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
Excellent analytical and organizational
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled