Martin Marietta

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Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

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Recently debuting at #57 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 26 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.


At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.


We are seeking a Senior Accountant to join our corporate accounting team. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Corporate Accounting, this position will be responsible for providing financial accounting, reporting, and analysis, with a focus on continuous process improvements with the organization.


Position Summary:


  • Heavily involved in the month-end close process


  • Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of monthly accruals and allocations across multiple divisions


  • Provide account analysis, including researching and explaining fluctuations


  • Assist in preparation of annual budget for corporate business units


  • Provide assistance with quarterly and annual reporting


  • Preparation of account reconciliations


  • Responsible for managing the annual Asset Retirement Obligation (“ARO”) evaluation and analysis


  • Evaluate and recommend new approaches and procedures that result in process improvements and efficiencies


  • Work closely with internal and external auditors


  • Responsible for maintaining the integrity of the company’s chart of accounts and business unit structure


  • Ad-Hoc reporting and analysis




  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA highly preferred


  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting experience; Big 4 or large public accounting experience highly preferred


  • Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)


  • Must be a self-starter and a quick learner who can work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision


  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines


  • Detailed oriented with an ability to identify and resolve problems both independently and as part of a team


  • Intermediate to advanced experience with Microsoft Excel; JD Edwards skills desirable


  • Effective verbal and written communication skills


  • Excellent interpersonal skills across all levels of the organization


  • Strong organizational and time management ability


  • Demonstrated ability to roll-up sleeves and work with team members in a hands-on capacity





  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Care Reimbursement Account
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • 401(k) with Company matching
  • Pension
  • Salary Continuation – Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability Options
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
  • Matching Gift Program
  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.