Job Title:  Senior Accountant


Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55428

Business Unit:  Ametek Mocon
Posting Date:  Sep 2, 2023
Job Description: 

AMETEK MOCON is the global leader in the design, development, manufacture, and support of gas measurement and control instruments and services. Our products and services are used in a wide range of industries, including food and beverage, pharmaceutical, medical device, oil and gas, chemical, and environmental applications.


We are seeking a knowledgeable Senior Accountant who will be responsible for providing accurate financial statements, completing timely month end closings, maintaining Fixed Asset records, inventory costing, and forecasting and budgeting.



Key Responsibilities:​

  • Financial accounting - including journal entry preparation, account reconciliations, financial analysis and review of revenue and expenses.
  • Fixed Assets management in the fixed asset software and the ERP system.
  • Inventory costing management, including costing for added items, standard cost rolls, and review of variances.
  • Forecasting and budgeting assistance to the Site Controller and the Site Manager.
  • Lead quarterly SOX testing.
  • Provide backup for other members of the Finance Department, including Accounts Payable & Accounts Receivable.
  • Assist in developing methods to streamline processes for the Accounting/Finance group.
  • Assist or perform other related duties as required and/or assigned within the Corporate Accounting and financial Reporting group.



Requirements: ​

  • Bachelor of Science in Finance/Accounting
  • 3-5 years’ experience in financial and cost accounting
  • Experience within manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Working knowledge of GAAP, intermediate to advanced knowledge of Excel.
  • Experience with Epicor and/or Hyperion a plus
  • Effective communication skills, customer orientation, problem solving. 
  • Must have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles
  • Well organized and self-directed with the ability to relate to all levels of an organization
  • Must be a team player with high energy
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines required


Why Us?​

MOCON, a division of AMETEK, is a business located in Brooklyn Park, MN.  Founded in 1966, we have a long history of innovation and leadership in the gas measurement industry.  We were the first company to develop a commercial gas permeation analyzer, and we continue to be at the forefront of developing new technologies to meet the changing needs of our customers.  We're proud to be a company where employees can grow and thrive. If you are looking for a challenging, rewarding, and supportive work environment, where you can grow your career and reach your full potential, then AMETEK MOCON is the right place for you.




Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

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. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis