Oct 08, 2021

Senior Accountant - IL Chicago

  • OneTrust
  • Chicago, IL, United States, IL

✍🏾Job Description

Job ID: 6505

Position Description:
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc., is one of the largest metals distributors in the US. We operate approximately 100 locations with 3,900 employees in North America, Canada and China. We are currently seeking a Sr. Accountant to contribute as an essential member within the corporate accounting team in downtown Chicago, IL. This position will report to the Inventory Accounting Manager, but will work with all members of the team.

Roles & Responsibilities
• Heavy involvement in monthly close process including journal entries and account reconciliations with an emphasis on cost accounting.
• Analyze and correct product cost and price margin issues
• Monitor average cost variances
• Analyze and correct inventory valuations
• Assist plants in researching and resolving financial issues
• Assist in internal management reporting and analysis
• Assist with lease and revenue accounting SOX reviews
• Work on other special projects, as assigned

Position Requirements:
• Bachelors degree in accounting
• CPA preferred
• 5 years of monthly financial close and inventory accounting experience
• Strong Microsoft Excel skills
• Working knowledge of SAP a plus

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against
any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex,
age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity,
status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal,
state or local protected class.

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