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Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017 3:41 AM

Job Description:/h3:
We have an outstanding career opportunity for a Senior Corporate Accountant to join our Corporate Finance Team in our Clayton, Missouri corporate office.
Primary Job Responsibilities
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Maintain corporate general ledgers (including several foreign holding company entities), ensuring transactions are recorded and balances are reported in accordance with U.S. GAAP and company policy.
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Provide expertise and guidance to other accounting staff to ensure timely and accurate recording of transactions; review the work of other team members as assigned.
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Coordinate the month:end close process, including preparation and review of journal entries and account
reconciliations/analysis in line with monthly and quarterly close schedules.
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Prepare and/or review monthly consolidated financial statements, management reports and quarterly bank covenant reports and perform monthly financial statement review, research and analysis.
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Support the coordination of the corporate budget process and monthly forecast updates and coordinate the monthly budget to actual analysis process.
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Leadership and coordination of the external audit and annual report preparation processes.
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Design and implement efficient and effective processes, improve existing accounting policies and procedures and identify and implement process improvements as part of continuous improvement initiatives.
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Research inquiries and provide accounting support/guidance to finance teams across multiple operating divisions.
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Assist with purchase accounting and accounting and reporting integration activities for acquisitions.
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Lead and support special project work, ad hoc financial analysis and acceptance of new opportunities as they develop.

Qualifications and Skills
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Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance.
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CPA certification.
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3:6 years of accounting experience with increasing responsibility, preferably a mix of public accounting, corporate:level accounting and/or manufacturing industry experience
(multinational/multicurrency and supervisory experience preferred).
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Superior work ethic, self:motivated and strong desire to learn and improve processes.
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Demonstrated understanding of U.S. GAAP.
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Excellent communication skills (written and oral) and proven ability to work effectively with team members outside of finance and at all levels of an organization.
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Ability to converse with the requisite financial acumen with division accounting, operations, treasury, tax and auditors as needed.
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Strong
numerical/analytical aptitude, project management and problem:solving skills.
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A high level of integrity, accuracy and dependability.
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Focus on continuous improvement and effective change agent.
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Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks on time with limited supervision.
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Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, with advanced Excel skills a plus.
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Experience identifying and implementing process improvement initiatives.
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Experience with Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) Consolidation software (or Essbase) and/or Infor XA/Mapics ERP software is a plus.
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Ability to travel for special projects as they develop (:10).

Benefits
Our cultural vision statement, the Guiding Principles of Leadership, compels us to treat people superbly and compensate them fairly. One of the ways we do that is by ensuring competitive compensation for the effort, knowledge, and the time our team members spend away from their families. Additionally, we offer a comparable benefits package containing:
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Health insurance (medical, dental, vision)
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Life insurance
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Short:term and long:term disability
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Wellness programs
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Voluntary benefits
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Paid sick/personal leave
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Paid holidays
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Vacation based upon length of service
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Enrollment into the company 401(k) retirement plan with a company match and immedia

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