Valmont Industries, Inc. Accountant in Bartow, Florida
4131 Hwy 17 South Bartow Florida 33830-7567
Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.
A Brief Summary of This Position:
This position is accountable for the analysis and reporting of Divisional (Bartow site) Utility financial data including sales, inventory valuation, income statements, and operational variances. Incumbent reports to the Site Controller and is expected to perform special projects as assigned. Reconciles and adjusts various general ledger accounts and/or bank statements. May perform moderately complex analysis of performance results. Compiles, consolidates, and analyzes accounting and financial statements and reports.
This position reports the Site Controller and has no direct or indirect reports
Maintain Project Tracking Log, detailing and updating customer information based on orders received
Input customer sales orders into Sage Accounting system
Create customer invoices in Sage Accounting system on a daily basis based on jobs shipped
Assist Site Controller with forecasting and budgeting
Audit financial and operational data for accuracy and completeness
Report site operational results
Develop and implement techniques or procedures to provide enhanced data analysis
Coordinate monthly closing activities with other members of site staff to ensure accurate and timely information
Research, prepare and reconcile sales and production reports to ensure timely and accurate reporting
Audit inventory transactions
Reconcile various General Ledger accounts, including all Balance Sheet accounts
Assist Internal/External auditors in their annual site audit
Reconcile Sales backlog and prepare product line reporting
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):
Preferred Bachelor’s with 3+ years of relevant experience or Associates degree with 5+ years of relevant experience or 7+ years of relevant experience
Proficiency with Excel spreadsheets and ability to understand related data and detect problems
Excellent oral communication skills are required along with accuracy and attention to detail
Discretion is expected in all confidential accounting areas such as payroll and competitive company information
The incumbent must be able to analyze the workload and prioritize the timely completion of each task
Daily responsibilities as well as responsibilities on a monthly or one-time basis are to be completed correctly and in a timely manner
Accuracy and timeliness in all aspects of the job are essential. Must work ethically and with integrity at all times.
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:
Knowledge of Sage Accounting Software
Advanced Excel skills
Working Environment and Physical Efforts:
Work is typically performed in an office setting. The incumbent is regularly required to sit for extended periods of time, as well as talk and listen on the phone and in personal conversations or meetings. Environment is fast paced and demanding most of the time. No travel requirements for this position. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms while working in the office with various files and forms and while working on the computer. The employee is occasionally required to move about the office. Incumbent must utilize proper ergonomic safeguards such as monitor height and positions, keyboard location and height and proper wrists rests. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds in working with large files, binders, and computer equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Valmont Industries, Inc. is a leading producer and distributor of products and services for the infrastructure and agricultural markets.
Valmont began in 1946 when founder, Robert B. Daugherty, combined his $5,000 savings with a wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. From those modest beginnings, the company grew into a global leader of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and water-conserving irrigation equipment and solutions for agriculture.
From lighting and traffic structures to guide the way, to communication towers that keep people connected, to utility structures that power homes and businesses, to irrigation equipment and technology that helps grow the world’s food, we are committed to Conserving Resources. Improving Life ® .
Four primary business segments comprise Valmont: Engineered Support Structures; Coatings; Irrigation and Utility Support Structures. We manufacture products in over 80 different facilities spread across 6 continents and do business in over 22 different countries. Valmont is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol (VMI).
We are passionate about our products. We pride ourselves on being people of integrity who excel at delivering results. We pursue opportunities for growth by taking products and processes to new markets, developing new products for existing markets, and continually improving across the company to ensure that Valmont solutions are always the global industry leader.