Fixed Assets - Accounting Analyst

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Auburn Hills , MI 48326

Posted 3 months ago

Come join FCA, a multi-billion dollar global automotive company as a valuable member of our Accounting and Finance organization. At FCA, we believe it is the diversity of talent and perspective that allows us to take a visionary approach. No other team has their finger on the pulse of our business like our Finance and Accounting team. We're looking for people like you -- strong finance business leaders with a passion for excellence - who thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment, deliver as a way of life and are inspired to make a positive impact.

FCA is currently seeking a Fixed Asset Accounting Analyst to work at our Headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Working as part of a team of three accounting analysts, responsible for the accurate and timely processing of asset accounting activities for assigned NAFTA facilities in US, Canada and Mexico and reporting to the fixed asset accounting manager

  • Providing accounting support to operating and finance staffs for asset capitalization, transfers, and disposals, asset reuse and useful life adjustments

  • Controlling asset master record creation as well as asset master changes for assigned operating groups

  • Coordinating and monitoring month end closing activities performed by external accounting services provider for assigned plants

  • Overseeing, reviewing and approving monthly account reconciliations prepared by an external accounting services provider

  • Maintaining compliance with internal controls over asset accounting

  • Performing analysis, reporting and studies as required by leadership

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or related field OR Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA), Finance or Accounting (if undergraduate degree not Accounting/Finance)

  • Minimum of 12 months' relevant experience (including internships) or Master's degree with 6 months of relevant experience

  • Good working knowledge of accounting principles, methods and techniques

  • High proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA or equivalent

  • MBA or equivalent

  • Asset accounting experience

  • Knowledge of the asset management lifecycle, especially the asset capitalization and disposal financial processes

  • Highly motivated self-starter and change agent

  • Demonstrated ability to work on cross-functional teams

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong process and systems focus

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with conflicting deadlines

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Occasional travel to manufacturing plants and headquarters within NAFTA

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Fixed Assets - Accounting Analyst

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles