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Accounting - R2R North American Team - Lansdale, PA

Requisition ID:  9252
Category:  Finance
Career level:  Professional
Contract type:  Permanent

Accountant – R2R North American Team – Lansdale, PA

 

 

 

Reports to:  Accounting Manager

Location:  Lansdale, PA

 

 

You may know SKF as the world leading supplier of products and solutions in the rolling bearing business. In addition, we are one of the leading players in seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training. The inherent skills and competence of our around 40,000 employees help us to fulfill our objective of creating more intelligent, sustainable and innovative customer solutions. SKF is a truly global company with presence in more than 130 countries, serving an extensive range of industries and customers worldwide.

 

SKF is establishing a Finance Shared service center organization supporting all SKF units globally. We have an exciting future ahead of us towards a clear Finance strategy roadmap. Finance will have a powerful role related to a lean, efficient and digital environment, and we are aiming to be in the frontline of next generation Business Finance.

 

This position is based in Lansdale, PA and is part of the R2R Accounting and Reporting Team in the SKF NAM Shared Services Center in Lansdale, PA.  We are seeking an individual with an accounting background and knowledge in integrated financial systems (Infor, SAP, etc.), financial processes, and systems. 

 

 

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Perform transaction related general accounting activities.
  • Monthly reporting of results in the SKF financial consolidation system (SAP BPC).
  • Perform monthly account reconciliations and research and resolve reconciling items.
  • Monitor inventory activity to ensure integrity of inventory and related subsystems.
  • Ensure the integrity and accuracy of all systems interfaces to the general ledger.
  • Participate in continual evaluation and redesign of general ledger processes.
  • Provide report writing assistance.
  • Respond in an effective and timely manner to all Business Unit needs concerning areas such as expenditures and inventory.
  • Assist in satisfying internal and external audit requests.
  • Assist in meeting reporting deadlines and requirements.

 

Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Accounting
  • 3+ years of Accounting experience.
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite of products, specifically Excel, PowerPoint, and Power BI
  • Experience with integrated ERP packages, specifically SAP and Infor, but also other packages such as JD Edwards, Epicor, MS Dynamics, etc.
  • Ability to analyze data, solve problems and provide solutions. 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize objectives. 
  • Ability to work effectively with other team members, Business Units and departments
  • Must be service oriented and willing to learn new and varied tasks. 
  • Takes personal responsibility for objectives and performance.

 

 

About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees are 45,000. www.skf.com

About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees ca 45,000.


Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia