Company: Atkore International
Location: New Bedford
Posted on: January 16, 2020
Atkore International Group Inc. is a leading manufacturer of
Electrical Raceway products, primarily for the non-residential
construction and renovation markets, and Mechanical Products &
Solutions for the construction and industrial markets. Our mission
is to be the customer's first choice for electrical raceway and
mechanical products and solutions, by providing unmatched quality,
delivery and value based on sustainable excellence in strategy,
people and processes.
Our business is comprised of two reporting segments, Electrical
Raceway and Mechanical Products & Solutions, with total annual
revenue of $1.6 B. Electrical Raceway has 2 business units, Cable
Solutions and Conduit & Fittings, totaling just over $1B in annual
revenue. Mechanical Products is a stand-alone business unit with
about $600M in annual revenue.
Our global locations include 61 manufacturing and distribution
centers in the US, Canada, the United Kingdom, China, Australia,
and New Zealand with over 3,700 employees.
AFC Cable Systems - a part of Atkore International - is in search
of a Senior Accountant in our New Bedford, MA facility. Reporting
to the Senior Manager of Financial Reporting & Accounting, the
Senior Accountant will support the business unit in all aspects of
the financial close, forecasting, reporting, and business decision
support for designated businesses.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Responsible for All fixed asset accounting including capital
expenditure spend tracking, asset capitalization, fixed asset
sub-ledger management and creation of capex/deprecation forecasts
on a monthly basis.
* Execute financial analytics pertaining to month-end close,
monthly forecasting and the annual budgeting process with a focus
on sales and volume.
* Responsible for all capital expenditure project tracking and
providing financial support in capital expenditure project
proposals working cross-functionally with all plant managers and
* Prepare general ledger entries for the accounting close and
balance sheet reconciliations.
* Perform monthly accounting close and reporting activities in
timely and accurate manner.
* Support audits: financial, internal controls, sales & use
* Participates in the monthly forecast cycle/annual budgeting
process ensuring sound assumptions are factored into the business
unit's financial projections and works with other functions to
collect necessary inputs.
* Provide sound financial analysis and develop financial tools and
models to support decision making within the business.
* Review internal accounting/forecasting processes making
recommendations for streamlining opportunities.
* Responsible for understanding and complying with Atkore policies
for accounting and internal controls and GAAP.
* Participate with cross-functional teams to support business
* Bachelor's Degree in finance or accounting related area of study.
MBA or CPA is a plus.
* Minimum 7 - 10 years experience in finance and accounting
* Strong problem-solving and analytical skills with attention to
* Capacity to perform at a high level in a fast paced multi-tasking
* Proficient knowledge of MS Office with expert level Excel
* Experience with AS400, JD Edwards, and HFM / Essbase is
* Solid understanding of US GAAP
* Ability to quickly learn and utilize various software
applications and financial reporting tools
* Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
* Demonstrate and promote our key Atkore values of Integrity,
Respect, Excellence, Teamwork and Accountability through actions
Our Culture Drives Value
Atkore's culture is created from the disciplined use of the Atkore
Business System (ABS), which is a critical part of our mission and
a foundational system based on excellence in People, Strategy, and
Processes, tied together with Lean Daily Management (LDM) to manage
and sustain the business we have today, and Strategy Deployment
Process (SDP) to create the business we aspire to become.
Having the right talent in the right roles enables successful ABS
execution, improves our customer's experience, and delivers
breakthrough results. Said another way, that's how we win!
Great Leaders Drive Value
Atkore is committed to creating an engaged and aligned workplace
that helps drive an accountable and performance-based culture. Our
team possesses a willingness to Strive for breakthrough results,
Stays focused on being standout leaders, and fully Supports
decisions of the Company after robust debate. We consistently Live
the Atkore mission, Learn our strategic priorities and Link
behaviors to those priorities, all in a way that's consistent with
our core values. Together, we build stronger leaders and improve
customer satisfaction which positively increases the overall value
of the enterprise.
Atkore Delivers Value to You
By joining Atkore, you can expect to receive a competitive salary
in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including medical,
dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, flexible spending
accounts, tuition reimbursement, as well as life, accident and
disability insurance. In addition, Atkore offers wellness programs
and employee assistance resources to help employees achieve a
healthy work-life balance.
Our dedicated employees are recognized for their commitment to our
customers and making our company better than it was the day
Atkore International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital
or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
Atkore International is a diverse company that believes its
employees are the foundation for investing in its future, through
the understanding that awareness and acceptance of our individual
difference enhance inclusion and promote engagement and alignment.
Diversity and inclusion are keys to growing our business and
providing a work environment that fosters contributions by all
Join our team and align yourself with an industry leader!
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner
discriminate against employees or applicants because they have
inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of
another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access
to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as
a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of
other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise
have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is
(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance
of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an
investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the
contractor s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
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