Staff Accountant

  • Job Reference: 425084655-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Parker-Hannifin, Corporation
  • Location: Otsego, Michigan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Position Summary

This General Accounting position involves various accounting functions related to supporting operational plants. Applies principles of accounting to analyze a variety of financial information of moderate scope and complexity and prepares financial reports. Responsible for the accuracy, integrity, control and timeliness of financial reports, transactions, systems, and processes. This position reports to the Accounting Manager The scope of this position requires working with operational units, and plant staff in ensuring compliance with corporate policies and procedures while maintianing accounting controls.

Responsibilities

Monthly closing, journal entries, and correspondence to various plants and departments Various monthly and quarterly account reconciliations and analysis Interaction with Accounts Receivable Shared Services and helping to resolve customer discrepancies Budget review and analysis Recommends financial actions to management by analyzing accounting options. Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information Applies continuous improvement techniques and methods to internal processes and systems Shares specialized accounting knowledge with others. Represents organization on specific projects. Contributes to team effort through cross-functional or project team responsibilities and continuous improvement projects

Qualifications

Bachelors degree in Accounting One - two years accounting experience preferred Good knowledge of all aspects of general accounting Excellent written and verbal communication skills Proficient with Microsoft applications (Excell, Access, Word) and Power BI Ability to handle many tasks at a given time and work effectively with others in a team environment The above is not intended to be an all inclusive list of duties and responsibilities. It is intended to describe the general nature of the position

Parker Hannifin

Founded in 1917, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $13.7 billion, global company. With annual sales of $13.7 billion in fiscal year 2020, 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 49 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 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.

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. However, U.S. Citizenship, Permanent Residency or other appropriate status is required for certain positions, in accord with U.S. import & export regulations. ("Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / VEVRAA Federal Contractor") If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to and