Old Dominion Brush Company Inc., (member of Alamo Group Inc.) is currently accepting applications to fill the position of Accounting Manager at its manufacturing operations in Richmond, VA.
Under general direction, responsible for directing all accounting functions including establishing and maintaining the organizations accounting principles, practices, and procedures for the manufacturing operations for newly acquired Alamo Group Inc. Unit Company. Extracts and analyzes information and data through fully integrated computer system. Prepares financial reports and presents findings and recommendations to management. Will assist with the integration and implementation of JDE software platform.
Essential Functions of the Job:
Assists in the analysis of financial data and extracts and defines relevant information; interprets data for the purpose of determining post financial performance.
Reviews accounting reports, transactions, and inventory processes. Analyzes variances and recommends correction measures.
Assist the President in analyzing, calculating, and updating annual labor charges and overhead rates and re-costs purchased and manufactured parts.
Analyzes actual manufacturing costs and prepares reporting comparing standard costs to actual production cost.
Reviews invoices and forwards to management for approval. Resolves account payable/receivable discrepancies/delinquencies.
Prepares and analyzes monthly budgeting and financial reports for costing, pricing, and profitability of the company.
Monitors inventory levels to ensure accurate accounting of flow of materials within financial programs. Helps coordinate physical inventory process.
Prepare all month end journal entries and forwards to the President for approval.
Assist the President in annual budgeting process as well as any ad hoc projects for plant or corporate request.
Assist in the JDE implementation process for the facility.
The Ideal candidate will have:
Strong knowledge of economic and general accounting principles and practices; including demonstrated technical expertise in U.S. GAAP, FASB, and other required technical accounting pronouncements.
Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, and financial planning in a publically traded company.
Working knowledge of today's Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and financial analysis software; previous experience with JD Edwards is a plus.
Highly skilled and proficient with the use of personal computers; including complex financial spreadsheet analysis, Microsoft Excel Dashboards, Microsoft Word, and other mainstream office software.
Ability to identify, compile, analyze and evaluate complex financial and technical data, and make sound conclusions and recommendations on results.
Ability to proactively identify business concerns, review related information, and apply innovative thinking to develop, evaluate and recommend options and implement solutions.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with the ability to formulate and deliver relevant financial reporting and material in a clear and concise manner that appeals to all levels of the organization.
Ability to build and foster effective business relationships with others within the organization.
Ability to provide timely, detailed, results oriented reporting.
Demonstrated ability to exhibit and model Alamo Group's Core Competencies:
Leading Change/Change Management
Drive for improvement of team, division, and corporate goals and objectives through people.
Ability to balance change and continually strive to improve business performance.
The ability to design and implement strategies that maximize employees' potential and foster high ethical standards in meeting the team, division, and corporate objectives.
The ability to explain, advocate, and express facts and ideas in a convincing manner, and negotiate with individuals and groups, both internally and externally.
The ability to develop internal and external networks and identify issues that impact the work of the organization.
Understands and interprets business financials and metrics, and utilizes latest business strategies.
Focuses on outcomes and creates opportunities for success.
Acquires and utilizes human, financial, material, and information resources effectively.
The ability to make timely and effective decisions and produce results through planning and the implementation and the evaluation of business processes, metrics, systems, policies, and programs; stressing accountability and continuous improvement.