Lehigh Hanson Staff Accountant in Irving, Texas
Line Of Business: Corporate Administration (SSC, IT, Employee Services, Etc.)
Primary Location: Irving-TX
The Role and the Company
Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.
The Staff Accountant role is based in Irving, Texas and reports directly to the Sr. Accounting Manager.
What you’ll get to do
Financial and operational transaction processing in General Ledger.
Closing General ledgers each month.
Balance sheet reconciliations.
Collaborate with the Shared Service Center’s functional areas and regional operations to research and reconcile items.
Prepare and distribute reports and provide analysis/support as needed, as well as ad hoc projects.
Respond to questions and issues and communicate responses to operations and other functional areas.
Work closely with other departments, Region leaders, and local operations to administer standard business processes and implement shared services in North America.
Essential Experience and Skills
2-5 years of Accounting experience.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
A proven track record in meeting deadlines, and working collaboratively as part of a team are essential.
Strong critical thinking, analytical, detail orientation, organizational, and Excel skills.
Relevant internships or work experience with transferrable skills.
Commitment and passion for the work and the cyclical nature of activities required of an Accountant.
Preferred Experience and Skills
Proven experience collaborating with and building the capability of less experienced colleagues.
Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility, and adaptability.
Strong tactical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills.
Organizational influence with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
What we have to offer
Competitive base salary
Highly competitive benefits programs
401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled