Senior Operations Accountant

at Reynolds Consumer Products in Lake Forest, Illinois, United States

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Senior Operations Accountant in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted:8/13/2023

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Job Title: Senior Operations Accountant

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Operations Accountant located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Your Role:

As a Senior Operations Accountant, you will be responsible for finance support and business partnership of the manufacturing facilities in the pursuit of continuous improvement. This role serves as a financial resource for the Business Unit Finance, Manufacturing, Logistics, Sourcing, and Demand Planning and identifies trends and communicates results to key stakeholders. We embrace and accept individual experiences and backgrounds to achieve a diverse and inclusive workplace.

You will have the opportunity to:

+ Identify, lead and execute Continuous improvement initiatives to ensure close process efficiency, including potential use of automation, system enablers (HFM), etc.

+ Prepare reports related to inventory valuation, net realizable value, etc.

+ Partner with plant controllers and Business Unit finance leaders to drive monthly close, as well as analyze monthly costing trends to provide projected month end results

+ Provide support for the monthly and annual standard cost roll up process

+ Support Related party accounting inquiries to facilitate appropriate revenue/ cost recognition

+ Participate in or lead cross-functional teams on small to medium special projects

+ Provide information to internal and external auditor requests

Ultimately, you will be responsible for reviewing the balance sheet of facilities to ensure accuracy of underlying data and analyze inventory accounts and prepare related reporting for senior management.

You will love it here if…

+ You are driven to identify issues and provide creative solutions

+ You thrive in a fast-paced and team collaborative environment

+ You are analytical and pay great attention to details

We need you to have:

+ BA/BS in accounting

+ 5+ years financial accounting experience with journal entries

+ Experience with large automated financial systems such as SAP, Business Warehouse or other large ERPs

+ Proficiency in Excel

Icing on the cake:

+ MBA or another advanced degree

+ Exposure to a manufacturing environment

+ Prior experience in the Consumer-Packaged Goods industry

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

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Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


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Drive Your Careeracross a world of opportunities!

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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, genetics, or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

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Job Posting: JC240203951

Posted On: May 13, 2023

Updated On: Sep 04, 2023

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