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Senior Accountant

Company: Illinois Tool Works Inc.
Location: Glenview
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Company DescriptionITW Commercial Construction is a leading manufacturer with a proven history of creating innovative fastening solutions used by the professional commercial contractor in concrete anchoring and flooring, drywall, metal building, fire protection, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC applications. We take pride in our commitment to being a customer centric organization with operational excellence, superior service, and new product development that has guided the company through decades of growth by meeting the ever-changing needs of the commercial construction industry. Focusing on the needs of our end-users enables us to customize our product offering and service based on their requirements. ITW Commercial Construction encompasses the leading brands of Buildex - (Teks -, Sammys -), Red Head (TruBolt -, Tapcon -), Ramset (Trakfast -), and PNA (Diamond Dowel -) with an overall history dating back to 1910.The Senior Accountant provides timely information for the sales, manufacturing and distribution operations to meet corporate requirements and guide effective business decisions that deliver profitable growth. The primary responsibilities include monthly journal entries and account reconciliations, analysis and cross functional communication of actual vs plan/outlook results, product margin reporting and analytics, inventory analysis as well as special projects and ad hoc requests. This position reports to the Accounting Manager.Core Responsibilities:

  • Enforce governance with internal accounting controls and compliance with ITW financial policies and procedures
  • Complete month end journal entries and account reconciliations along with additional month end reporting to communicate results to various departments
  • Work with operations, sales and marketing teams to proactively improve KPIs, including slow moving and obsolete inventory, months on hand, and rebates and commissions performance tracking
  • Measure, monitor and oversee inventory and cost trends, including cycle counts and physical inventory, slow and obsolete ownership and PPV analysis
  • Assist in preparation of annual operation plan, long range strategic plans, monthly outlooks, quarterly reviews and other special analysis
  • Other Ad Hoc requests as requiredCompetencies:
    • Drive for Results- Take the initiative to set and achieve challenging work goals. Anticipates problems or opportunities and takes immediate action to address them. Sets high standards of performance, quality and accountability for oneself.
    • Quality Orientation:Accomplishing tasks with a high level of detail for all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; maintaining watchfulness over a period of time.
    • Resilient Contributor:Approach change positively and adjust quickly when faced with changes in work responsibilities, processes, or environment. Handle stress appropriately and maintain effective performance when facing pressure or opposition.
    • Continuous Learning: Actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities; using newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learning through their applicationTeamwork:Works cooperatively with others to accomplish group goals. Helps a team achieve its goals by sharing information, involving team members in decisions, and demonstrating commitment to the team. Anticipate problems or opportunities and take immediate action to address them

Keywords: Illinois Tool Works Inc., Glenview , Senior Accountant, Professions , Glenview, Illinois

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