Georgia-Pacific Senior Accountant (Chemical) in Crossett, Arkansas

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We are seeking a Senior Accountant at our Chemical manufacturing organization at our location in Crossett, AR. This position will be responsible for a variety of accounting duties for the Crossett Chemical business which allows gaining knowledge and experience for advancement to positions of greater responsibility and technical ability throughout the company. The successful candidate must be self-directed, able to manage multiple projects, set priorities and meet deadlines. A strong desire to acquire new proficiencies are keys to this position.

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A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

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The Senior Accountant position will be responsible for a variety of accounting duties and will allow the incumbent to gain experience, which will allow for advancement to positions of greater responsibility and technical ability throughout the company.

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Review inventory transactions and support changes to inventory processing and reporting for accuracy in the balance sheet

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Perform balance sheet account reconciliations to ensure assets and liabilities are properly stated

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Support month-end closing activities including preparation of journal entries and review of the ledgers, financial statements and other accounting records to determine consistency, proper classifications

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Provide reporting and review results with internal/external customers to assist with questions

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Participate in special financial projects and process improvements initiatives

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+ Other adhoc requests

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What You Will Need:

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Education Required:

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+ Bachelor?s degree or higher in Accounting or Finance

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Basic Qualifications:

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+ At least3 yearsof accounting or financial analysis experience

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+ Aptitude and desire for learning new systems and improving processes through automation

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+ Prior experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel ? spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data manipulation/analysis and formula creation etc., Access-query, and PowerPoint ? presentation creation/editing)

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Knowledge ? Skills ? Abilities:

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+ Solid understanding of General Ledger and Cost Accounting principles

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+ Standard costing experience

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+ Conceptual understanding of the design and purpose of internal controls

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+ Highly motivated, proactive, willingness to engage and partner

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+ Strong customer focus with analytical, financial and economic thinking skills

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