Accountant I

Company: Mohawk Industries

General Information
US-GA-Calhoun
N/A
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
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Job Description

Overview:

Mohawk Industries is the leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Unilin, Quick-Step and IVC. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.

Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for month-end closing responsibilities including but not limited to journal entries, account reconciliations, expense allocations and system reconciliations. Successful candidate will use independence and judgment to recognize and resolve problems within established policies and procedures and is accountable for the quality, timeliness and accuracy of own work.

  • Responsible for month-end closing including journal entries, intercompany balancing, account reconciliations, and system reconciliations.

  • Manages the lease process in addition to ensure policies and procedures are being followed globally.

  • Prepares and analyzes monthly general & administration expenses for corporate functions.

  • Prepares and completes monthly allocations.

  • Participate in special projects and ad hoc requests as needed.

  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline preferred or requisite work experience

  • Basic Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) required.

  • Knowledge of economic principles, auditing practices and principles, and applicable laws, codes and regulations

  • 2-3 years of relevant experience in accounting and administration that includes journal entry preparation, General Ledger Accounting, account reconciliations, and budgeting

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in the management of financial systems and budgets, financial reporting, and financial data analysis.

  • Competencies:

  • Proficiency with PC and software applications including Advanced Excel, Microsoft Word, Access and PowerPoint

  • Proficiency using department database systems such as SAP, JD Edwards, AS400, etc.

  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively interact with and make presentations to senior executives, regulatory agencies, and other internal and external customer. Ability to exercise good judgment and resourcefulness in the absence of formalized guidelines and procedures

  • Excellent analytical skills to interpret and adapt known methods, system procedures or operating concepts to new situations

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Ability to set priorities and handle multiple tasks with concentration, speed and accuracy to meet deadlines

  • Ability to make sound decisions and resolve problems in a high pressure environment and/or crisis

  • Willingness to challenge established practices and draw relevant conclusions. Ability to persuade market and sell new ideas.

  • EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

    Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Lees, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, Unilin and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, Russia and the United States.

    Mohawk Industries, Inc offers a comprehensive compensation package that includes a wide variety of benefit options so that individuals can tailor plans that are right for him or her. Benefits include health care with a prescription card, dental/vision, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, employee purchase discounts, tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs and much more.

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    Job ID 2017-32868

    FLSA Status Exempt

    Company MOHAWK

    Business Site US-GA-CALHOUN

    Job Group Finance

    Job Requirements