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 North America's leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Are you looking for more than the traditional accountant responsibilities? Do you want to join a stable $5 billion Company? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you! We offer our accountants the opportunity to experience full cycle accounting, financial analysis, and a variety of projects in continuous improvement and mergers & acquisitions. You will be exposed to all levels and departments in the organization and have numerous opportunities for career advancement. Close to 80% of our open positions over the past 12 months have been filled with internal promotions.
Participate in all aspects of the month end close process, including preparation accrual, amortization, and other adjusting journal entries
Participate new SAP ERP system implementation
Reconcile all-Company US cash bank accounts, including depository, main concentration, and disbursement accounts monthly and work collaboratively with other SSC functions to resolve outstanding items
Prepare account analysis and reconciliations for assigned balance sheet accounts monthly
Analyze and review financial statements for multiple business units to ensure accuracy, consistency, and completeness of all relevant information.
Prepare and distribute reports and provide analysis/support as needed on a monthly basis.
Assist with annual audit requests
Participate and collaborate on special projects as needed
Respond to questions, resolve Accounting-related issues, and communicate effectively to operations and other functional areas.
Work closely with other functions within the SSC groups (A/P, A/R, Fixed Assets), Corporate Controlling, Region Finance, and local operations to administer standard business processes as a member of the Shared Services Center for North America.
Identify process improvement opportunities as it relates to the individual’s area of responsibility.
Deliver results individually and as a key team member in a fast paced, high performance culture.
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
3-5 years 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.
Strong Excel skills.
SAP experience preferred.
Blackline experience preferred
Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
Excellent analytical and organizational skills with attention to details.
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