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Job Title:  Staff Accountant

Location: 

Mount Prospect, IL, US, 60056

Business Unit:  Telular
Posting Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Job Description: 

Why Telular?

We are Telular, a business unit of AMETEK and a technology leader in IoT solutions for the commercial telematics, security and home automation markets. For over thirty years we have made smarter connections for our customers. By combining wireless technologies, purpose-built devices, and SaaS commercial offerings, we’ve been a disruptive force in the IoT market.

We’re proud of our culture of innovation and dedication to customer success that has put us in a favorable growth position based on a large and loyal customer base and an ever-increasing number of applications for its solutions.

 

Your Impact:

The Staff Accountant will be responsible for management of fixed assets.  Assist with inventory management, prepare journal entries when required and prepare assigned account reconciliations.  Other special projects as assigned. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Handling fixed assets – Traditional and Managed Service (“MS”) assets
    • Handle high volume of additions and disposals / MS returns
    • Balance to GL monthly, complete fixed asset roll forward
    • Input of closing entries for additions, depreciation, disposals
    • Fixed assets subject matter expert, including fixed asset software
  • Assist with inventory management
    • Daily processing of returns, configurations
    • Monthly inventory reconciliation
    • Quarterly inventory analytical work / reporting
  • Prepare monthly account analyses of various balance sheet accounts
  • Assist with monthly close process
  • Support the annual audit process
  • Prepare required journal entries as directed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 1 -2 years of experience in accounting
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Office Applications such as Excel & Word required
  • Great Plains experience a plus
  • Sage FAS fixed asset software, or similar fixed asset software experience a plus
  • Excellent communications skills necessary, verbal and written.  Must be assertive and results driven and not afraid to ask questions
  • Analytical and problem solving skills a must
  • Must be detail oriented with an ability to sort and manage large amounts of data, and the ability to summarize results in a meaningful way

 

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 (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit www.ametek.com 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: Chicago