Accountant in Livonia at Masco

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monthly, quarterly and annual journal entry preparation, general ledger account reconciliations and financial statement preparation.
  • Process AP invoices and respond to inquiries and requests from vendors and internal departments for any A/P related issues.
  • Process daily bank cash files by editing and uploading them into the general ledger system.
  • Process monthly intercompany invoices for business units of Masco by working with various internal departments to prepare and key journal entries into the general ledger system.
  • Assist with monthly forecast updates and annual budgeting process.
  • Identify opportunities for lean process improvements and assist in implementation of changes in order to improve the integrity of financial information.
  • Liaise and build relationships with department leaders to understand cross-functional impacts of transactions.
  • Assist with audits, tax requests, financial reporting, Sox compliance and other special projects as assigned.

Essential Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or CPA eligible.
  • 1+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications and a keen interest in learning new technology.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-starter with the ability to handle multiple tasks independently under tight monthly deadline
  • Attention to detail, organized and thorough, with a desire for continuous improvement.
  • Works effectively within a team environment and individually.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Working knowledge of JD Edwards & HFM

Masco Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a culture that supports our commitment to diversity and inclusion.