Staff Accountant w/strong AR & Collections Background

Description:

 Amcor, Inc., a global manufacturer in the plastics industry, is expanding and looking for a hands-on Staff Accountant based in Thomson, GA. The right individual must be a self-starter who has worked in small to mid-sized manufacturing companies and wants to deliver results with accountability in an entrepreneurial environment. This is a developmental role ideal for candidates who are on a controller track with the desire to grow professionally and assume increasing responsibilities over time with an expanding company. Manufacturing background and Controller aspirations

 Reports directly to the Controller/ Senior Accountant

  • Work Schedule: Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm or as needed

Responsibilities:

 Reporting to the Company’s Controller/Senior Accountant, the Staff Accountant is responsible for the accounting function in SAGE system while ensuring the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.

Duties:

To include but not limited to:

  • Responsible for entire Accounts Receivable process to include verifying, classifying, computing, posting and recording accounts receivable data.
  • Prepare and submit Bank deposit electronically
  • Verify discrepancies by and resolve client’s billing issues
  • Facilitate payment of past due invoices by reminders, statements, and calls to customers for collection of outstanding funds.
  • Generate reports detailing accounts receivable status and send to Management including Sales
  • Will be required to communicate via calls and email with customer accounts to attain payment for billed goods, while maintaining documented progress ion each account.
  • Works for Sr Accountant and associates for timely monthly closings and verifies accuracy of accounting transactions and data.  Maintains various internal accounting reports and financial controls.
  • Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Responsible for fiscal reporting, tracking and analysis.
  • Assists over time in the evaluation, establishment and implementation of improved internal processes, policies and procedures to minimize cost and complexity.
  • Other duties, including coordination of special projects as assigned.

 Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance or similar technical field required.
  • 3-5 years of progressive accounting experience in manufacturing environment with A/R and collections, cost accounting and reporting background.
  • Strong computer knowledge, specifically advanced MS Excel skills
  • Other key skills: attention to detail, ability to multi-task deadline-oriented, confidentiality, thoroughness, effective interactions with colleagues as this position communicates across the company.
  • Experience in Sage and Access, a plus 

For potential consideration submit resume to HR@amcorplastics.com

To apply for this position, please send your resume to: HR@amcorplastics.com