Sherwin-Williams Area Accounting/Financial Manager in States, United States

Title: Area Accounting/Financial Manager

Location: United States-Ohio-Grove City

Job Number: 17000AJT


Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide. Our 60,000 employees across the globe are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to launch and grow a career. Find yours and join us today.

This position is accountable for developing, implementing and managing the financial controls, practices and procedures that are consistent with Division and Corporate policy which provide management with timely information.

• Establish accounting procedures to ensure accuracy and timeliness of all accounting/financial activity.

• Meet reporting requirements as required by Division/Corporate management.

• Plan, organize and control accounting projects/events (e.g., annual physical inventory).

• Provide monthly financial analysis and accounting support.

• Complete close and transfers.

• Manage, train and develop accounting staff, if applicable.

• Completion of other related tasks and duties as directed or needed.

Basic Qualifications:

• Must be at least 18 years of age

• Must have the legal right to work in the country of employment without sponsorship now or in the future for employment visa status

• Must have a four year degree from an accredited institution

• Must have at least three years of Accounting experience

• Previous experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel

Other Qualifications:

• Attention to detail

• Problem solving and analytical skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Ability to work independently

• A degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field

• MBA, CPA or other certification is preferred

• Knowledge of Six Sigma and/or statistical techniques is preferred

• Previous internal audit experience is preferred

• Previous experience in a financial role in a manufacturing or distribution environment is preferred

• Previous supervisory/managerial experience is preferred

• Previous experience with the budgeting process is preferred

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