Jarden Corporation Accountant, Senior in Hattiesburg, Mississippi
the brands of everyday life.™
Jarden Consumer Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Jarden Corporation (NYSE:JAH), is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer products including Bionaire®, Crock-Pot®, FoodSaver®, Health o meter®, Holmes®, Mr. Coffee®, Oster®, Patton®, Rival®, skybar® , Seal-a-Meal®, Sunbeam®, and VillaWare®.
We are a company with more than 3,600 employees in twenty-one countries who are committed to a set of core values that emphasize integrity, community service and entrepreneurship. For nearly 100 years, consumers have trusted our brands and products, and we're proud to be a part of their lives. Does this sound like the type of organization you would like to be a part of?
Assist with financial close including journal entry preparation, account reconciliations, audits, analysis, and reporting.
Support internal/external audit requirements on a quarterly/annual basis.
Communicate with various JCS departments and Jarden affiliates to obtain necessary information related to monthly close entries and reporting.
Various projects requiring development of reports and subsequent analysis utilizing Excel, Access, Showcase, and Hyperion Retrieve.
Use initiative to drive process improvements, maintain/review corporate policies/procedure manuals and ensure consistent implementation across business units.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field with accounting emphasis
4-6 years of experience in corporate or manufacturing accounting
Knowledge of JD Edwards (AS400) or SAP preferred
Advanced knowledge of Excel (macros, pivot tables, and lookup formulas) and working knowledge of other Microsoft Office products
Database, query and reporting software (MS Access, Showcase, etc.) desired
Strong analytical skills and understanding of GAAP
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Must be able to work in a fast paced atmosphere and work effectively under pressure and time constraints with a high degree of accuracy
Ability to work extended hours as necessary
Equal Employment Opportunity
We participate in E-Verify.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 8am - 5pm
Salary Range: annual salary (DOE)
Apply @ https://erecruit.jarden.com
COMPANY: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
Requisition Id: 109603
Location: MS - Hattiesburg