ACCOUNTANT

Recruiter
Packaging Corporation of America
Location
Michigan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Oct 2019
Closes
23 Oct 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time



At Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), we think of ourselves as more than a box manufacturer. We are an ideas and solutions company. We seek to be the leader in helping our customers – large and small – package, transport and display products of all kinds. It just happens to be that corrugated products are our area of expertise.


At PCA, you'll find the best people in the industry operating in a "golden rule" culture. We actively promote mutually rewarding relationships with each other and our customers by advocating respect for every individual, ethical and fair practices, and the highest standards in what we say and do. PCA is proud to have a highly skilled and experienced team leading the way.


As a Fortune 500 company and one of the largest producers of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the U.S., PCA offers customers broad expertise and economies of scale, while our multiple plant locations let us rapidly meet the local needs of our customers.


The accountant will perform various accounting functions in support of the business objectives of the Filer Mill. Manage mill ISO Quality Systems.


Principle Accountabilities:



Prepare month–end closing journal entries & post closing variance analyses.


Prepare operating forecasts.


Coordinate ISO internal/external audits & implement recommended changes.


Prepare other analyses as requested by division & corporate management.


Review accounts payable invoice for payments to vendors & wood suppliers.


Complete bank reconciliation.


Prepare year–end 1099's.


Assist with fixed asset identification.


Conduct monthly inventory of waste paper and chemicals.


Responsible for chemical inventory valuation.


Support Key Control requirements.



Basic Qualifications:


Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting.


Applicants must have 1–3 years' work experience in an accounting position


Proficient with personal computers; Microsoft Office; Good verbal and written communications.



Preferred Qualifications:


Having worked or interned in an accounting position.



The successful candidate must possess the following Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


Must be able to work well under pressure and within time constraints, multi–task, and build sound relationships with both internal and external customers.


Must exhibit excellent communication, analytical, organizational and computer skills.


Must be capable of independently making sound decisions through creative problem solving.


PCA provides a competitive comprehensive benefits package.


PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories


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