THE GORILLA WAY
At Gorilla, our mission is to build brands people love with products we believe in alongside people we care about!
We believe in four pillars that are the driving force behind everything that we do which are Brands, Customer, Community and our People. We believe in our unique company culture and investing in the people who work here by caring about the totality of their lives which is why our core values are so important to us!
The primary responsibility of this position is to assist in the planning, organization and control the accounting function of the company. This position provides support to Director of Finance & Accounting, as well as other positions (i.e. CFO, Director Finance & Taxation, Finance Manager, etc.) as necessary. This position will also provide accounting or other support to others as necessary or as directed.
+ Prepares monthly journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations. Researches and corrects account discrepancies.
+ Oversees and balances intercompany general ledger accounts.
+ Manage fixed asset data base/accounting software. Ensure assets are set up properly for book and tax in correct classification and years of service.
+ Support accounting efforts for International offices and branches.
+ Assists Director of Finance & Accounting with development and updating of financial policies and procedures. Maintains financial security by following internal controls and verifying documentation.
+ Prepares sales/use tax returns, Canadian Revenue Agency returns, or other tax filings as required by local jurisdiction.
+ Supports or prepares directly, schedules or analysis required to support periodic income tax filings.
+ Prepares schedules requested for year-end financial statement audit, 401(k) plan and annual tax review. Develops and updates schedules during the year to ease the year-end burden.
+ Ensures employee expense reports are properly coded, supported, approved and adhere to IRS regulations.
+ Through a sound and current knowledge of GAAP, advises application of such to financial transactions and statements.
+ Assists with special projects as required.
+ B.S. degree in Accounting
+ CPA designation
+ 2-4 years minimum public accounting or corporate accounting experience.
+ Working knowledge of automated accounting systems, with MS Great Plains preferred.
+ Excellent technical skills (GAAP, GAAS and cost accounting).
+ Extensive experience utilizing Microsoft Office suite of products.
+ Sound administrative skills. Well-developed management skills - principles and personnel.
+ High energy level, comfortable performing multifaceted projects in conjunction with normal activities.
+ Strong analytical and reasoning abilities.
+ Superior numeric skills.
+ Well organized.
+ Participative management style, advocates team concept.
+ Well-developed interpersonal skills. Ability to get along well with diverse personalities, tactful, mature, flexible.
+ Ability to establish credibility and be decisive; able to recognize and support the organization's preferences and priorities.
+ Satisfactory communication skills, written and verbal.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stoop, reach, bend, stand, walk, lift, pull, push, grasp, talk, hear, see, and lift up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision such as reading handwritten and or typed material and must have the ability to focus.
Adhere to The Gorilla Glue Company's Core Values that ensure everyone works together to exceed expectations.
+ Have fun, be passionate and show it!
+ Act with integrity and respect in all relationships.
+ Communicate openly & appreciate the effort of others.
+ Embrace knowledge, growth and change.
+ Strive for excellence in what we do every day!
Are you ready to join one of Cincinnati's Top Workplaces? Our employees love working here because of our environment, which is driven by our company mission and core values. If you have the right qualifications and thrive in a fun and fast-paced environment, we have a great opportunity for you to grow with us!
Keyword: Staff Accountant
From: Gorilla Glue