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Sr. Staff Accountant

Merrick Industries, Inc.
Lynn Haven, FL 32444
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Sr. Staff Accountant

Department: Accounting

Reports To:  Controller



SUMMARY

Responsible for the companys financial procedures, records, and statements.



CRITICAL JOB SUCCESS FACTORS

Understands the accounting cycle, business processes, ERP, CRM, and other software applications.

Ability to work with a variety of individuals and groups by establishing and building healthy working relationships.

Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue, and building consensus.

Understanding the necessity and value of accuracy and attention to detail.

Self-Motivated; ability to seek out work and the drive to accomplish goals.

Self-Directed; ability to gauge ones strengths, limitations and interests, and use of this knowledge for purposes of self-development.



ESESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Knowledge of the organizations vision, structure, culture, philosophy, operating principles, values, and code of ethics.

Provide input into departments goal setting process.

Ensure compliance with GAAP principles.

Performs accounting duties requiring knowledge of systems, independent judgment, and ability to analyze data.

Support month-end and year-end close processes.

Summarizes financial status by collecting information and preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, and other.

Assists with outside audits of financial data.

May provide direction to less experienced staff concerning accounting issues.

Functions in workplace of dignity and respect for all.

Functions as a team member and gets along with others.

Honors EEO guidelines and principles.

Reports for work on time as scheduled and ready to perform.

Performs other similar or related duties as directed, assigned or as necessary to accomplish the department's objectives in an effective manner.



SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS

Accountable for all concerns within their scope of work and has the absolute responsibility to rectify and communicate any issue to managers, supervisors, safety or environmental managers as appropriate. 

Follow all safe work practices, watch out for fellow workers, and ensure the work area remains compliant regarding hazardous waste, non-hazardous waste and universal waste.

The following personal protection equipment is required and must be worn while working in the manufacturing facility, vendors or customers facilities.

Company approved safety glasses or goggles.

Company approved steel or ESD toe shoes when working outside the safety aisles.

Appropriate hand protection, clothing and ear protection in designated areas.

Other safety equipment as required.



SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:  None



QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.   Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:  Bachelors Degree in Accounting and a minimum of three of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.  



LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.



MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.



REASONING ABILITY:  Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.



COMPUTER AND SOFTWARE SKILLS:  Computer literacy with good skills in Microsoft Office and ERP Software.



EQUIPMENT:  Computer and other general office equipment.



CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:  None required.



PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently (34-66%) required to walk; sit; talk; hear/listen, use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

The employee is occasionally (1-33%) required to pull or push; stand; overhead reach; torso rotate; and lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.



WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently in an office environment that is normally quiet and climate controlled.

Occasionally the employee is exposed to different situations in the manufacturing area such as hot or cold temperatures and may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles.

The noise level in the manufacturing environment is usually loud and may require the employee to wear hearing protection.

On the occasion when the employee visits a vendor or customer site the employee may be exposed to areas that require additional personal safety equipment such as hardhat, hearing protection and respiratory protection.

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Posted: 2021-04-14 Expires: 2021-05-14

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