New Kensington, United States
about 1 year ago
Education Requirements: BA or BS in Accounting or Finance Required Skills: Excel knowledge, SAP experience preferred Years of experience required: 2+ years experience in Finance/Accounting field
- Supports costing, inventory management, monthly closing and reconciliations. Supports yearly inventory audit in late July, and various ad hoc reporting requests.
- Books all or a broad kind of business operations to accounts.
- Assigns business activities, receipts and bills to accounts.
- Plans, opens and clears accounts. Performs general ledger accounting, A/P or A/R accounting. * Prepares statements of accounts, in line with defined accounting guidelines. * Supports evaluations of asset & liabilities. * Oversees bank accounts, and checks overdue, and past due account situations, may clarify discrepancies with customers or vendors, in first instance. * May check and oversee local petty cash accounts and monitors local cash expenditures. * Contributes to Balance sheet, P&L closing, and prepares respective reports and financial statements. * Supports responsible Finance Accounting Management in analyzing accounting data. * Clarifies upcoming questions as first point of contact. * Provides advice in use and interpretation of accounting data. In general: Thinking is within the frame of diverse procedures. Performs "trouble shooting", by applying background understanding of processes or incidents in order to analyze and resolve operational problems with given procedures, in a well-known environment. Thinking is about evaluating and selecting appropriate set of measures, and about applying the right set of tools and processes, issue handling may exceed day-to-day horizon quite regularly, and embraces planning and acting for up to few weeks ahead.
"Semi-professional Technician / Administrator": Vocationally trained positions that need both practical and theoretical understanding and some significant advanced vocational experience to perform broad range of varying tasks and issues, in related field of work. Work performed is still procedurized, however issues and problems arising needs accountable addressing and solution by incumbent. In general can be found in all areas: In Administration: Broad scope of tasks and accountabilities within one functional area needs to be managed by senior experienced incumbent. Non-routine inquiries and issues occur regularily and need to be solved instantly, with a certain degree of authority and bindingness towards (internal and external) customers.In Technical Areas: Incumbents deliver specialized support service towards (internal and external) customers - i.e. in maintenance, local on-site construction solutions, technical development or testing support, etc.Typical positions: Floor Assembly Technician, Maintenance Technician, Management Assistant Additional specilized qualification + 4 to 8 years exp. needed Has theoretical understanding and broader practical skills in the related field of work and needs to apply practical methods, concepts and techniques, work procedures and processes.