Accountant I

Rexnord Corporation Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 3 months ago

Position Summary

The Staff accountant is a part of the PMC Platform and will be based at the PMC Headquarters in Milwaukee, WI. as part of the Central Accounting team. This role will be responsible for leading improvement initiatives within the Central Accounting function, supporting month end close processes, account reconciliations, and ensuring compliance to Rexnord policies and procedures. This role will report to the Central Accounting Division Controller.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing process including preparing journal entries

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Perform individual G/L account reconciliations and propose correcting entries as needed

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Assist with other ad hoc accounting projects

Leadership Competencies

  • Excellent organizational, planning, leadership, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Continuous improvement mindset

  • Results oriented with a bias for action

  • High personal integrity

Experience and Skill Required

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting

  • 0-2 years experience in financial/accounting functions in a manufacturing environment

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and particularly strong Excel skills involving pivot tables and macros

  • Experience with Hyperion (HFM) and SAP desired

The Company

Headquartered in Milwaukee, Rexnord is a concentrated multiplatform industrial leader with exceptional and trusted brands that serve a diverse array of global end markets. Every day approximately 7,000 associates across the globe work to deliver smarter solutions to our customers and create long-term value for our shareholders. Simply put, we advance the efficient use of resources by Solving Smarter.

Business Unit

Our Process & Motion Control platform supplies highly-engineered mechanical and digi-mechanical component solutions for complex production systems where reliability is critical, and the costs of failure or downtime are high.

Total Rewards and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary & Variable Incentive Compensation Plan (position specific)

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, AD&D, and Life Insurance

  • Discretionary Personal Retirement Account

  • Matching 401(k) Contribution

  • Health Savings Account

  • Educational Reimbursement

  • Matching Gift Program

Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran


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Accountant I

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