Founded in 1917, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $14.3 billion, global company.
With annual sales of $14.3 billion in fiscal year 2018, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 62 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.
Parker's engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world's greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges.
The Engine Mobile Original Equipment Division is located in Holly Springs, MS approximately 40 miles southeast of Memphis, TN. We are looking for inspired communicators, resourceful problems solvers and inquisitive minds that want to learn and grow as we continue our journey to become the Center of Excellence for Fuel, Air and CCV Assembly
Applies principles of accounting to analyze a variety of financial information of moderate scope and complexity and preparation of Divisional and Plant financial reports. Responsibilities include: the accuracy, integrity, control and timeliness of financial reports, transactions, systems and processes.
*This position may supervise others at the discretion of the division.
Accountant reports directly to the Division Accounting Manager. This responsibility also requires a close working relationship with all personnel of the Division to maintain strong internal controls and to work towards helping the Division achieve their Strategic Deployment objectives.
Accountant will reside at the Divisional headquarters, but will interact and have responsibilities with some of the outlying locations.
Recording of Plant location and Division journal vouchers.
Reconcile Divisional Balance Sheet accounts.
Assist in completion of all reports required by the Division or Corporate on a daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis. Provide local management with financial or statistical information to enable them to improve and control their operations.
Assist in updating, maintaining, and enhancing the Division's and Plant location's internal controls so that the future financial, internal control, and Sarbanes-Oxley audits are in compliance.
Audit of purchase orders for accuracy and taxability (sales/use).
Tracking of perpetual inventory movements, reconciliation and explanations of differences between the perpetual versus the book balances, and monitoring and analysis of annual physical inventory.
Assist in the development of standard costs.
Monitor and maintain the Division's capital projects and fixed assets. This includes: capital project translations, asset transfers, asset disposals, asset maintenance, asset inventories, and working with the Corporation's internet site to ensure maximum benefit received for potential asset sales.
Analyze financial statements and reports and make recommendations.
Analyze processes and make recommendations for improvements in throughput without comprising proper internal controls.
Bachelor's Degree (BS) in Accounting.
Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through degree or more years of related experience.
1-2 years experience with general accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, cost accounting and Lean philosophy.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret financial reports.
Proficient in spreadsheet applications, general use of intranet/internet communications and standard business software. Microsoft Office background is a plus.
Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers.
Ability to work in a Team environment and to be a Team player.
Some travel to outlying locations will be required.
Must be a US Citizen or a permanent resident.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions.
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