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

Date Posted: 9/12/2020

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Job Title: Senior Operations Accountant  

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois                                                   


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team!  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 an 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 BU Finance, Manufacturing, Logistics, Sourcing, and Demand Planning and identifies trends and communicates results to key stakeholders.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Prepare reports related to FIFO costs, inventory, net realizable value and adhoc reports
  • Identify, lead and execute Continuous improvement initiatives to ensure close process efficiency, including potential use of automation, use of system enablers (HFM), etc.
  • Partner with plant controllers and BU finance leaders to drive monthly close, as well as analyze monthly costing trends to provide a projected month end result
  • Provide support for the monthly and annual standard cost roll up process
  • Provide information to internal and external auditor requests
  • Participate in or lead cross-functional teams on small to medium special projects

In addition, 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 or other ERP systems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or another advanced degree

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.

 

 

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 race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status 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: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.