Martin Marietta

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Accountant

Accountant

Requisition ID 
2018-3889
Job Locations 
US-TX-Waco
Division 
Southwest Division

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Overview

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.

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Position Summary

 

Duties include month-end accounting close, account reconciliations, reporting, analytics, budgeting and forecasting, physical inventory reconciliation, and accounts payable management. Act and operate independently with minimal direction from manager to accomplish objectives. Work cooperatively and collaboratively will all levels of employees and management to maximize performance, problem solving, and results. Safeguard company assets and conduct all business in accordance with company policies and applicable laws. Position reports to the District/Regional Finance Manager.

 

Requirements

  • Manage the financial cycle for the district (financial closings and reporting - monthly, quarterly, annually)
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Timely and accurate monthly management reporting
  • Effective flagging of business issues based on financial analysis
  • Perform timely and accurate monthly standard and ad hoc analysis for management to support key business decisions
  • Compile, analyze and report Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and financial performance
  • Assemble monthly, quarterly, and annual budgets and forecasts
  • Provide support for CAPEX requests and justification
  • Provide guidance and perform audits to ensure the district internal controls, policies, and procedures are in place and effective
  • Perform training when needed to ensure compliance with policies and procedures
  • Work closely with sales and production personnel regarding purchasing, accounts payable, accounts receivable and various performance metrics
  • Coordinate with internal and external audit to supply information timely
  • Acquire strong knowledge of the business
  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, continuous improvement, and teamwork including local and corporate staff
  • Manage, mentor and develop direct reports (if applicable)
  • Strong dotted line to District VP/GM and Division Controller

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Professional designation desired or working towards (MBA, CPA or CMA)
  • 3+ years of finance/accounting experience
  • Experience in manufacturing, mining or construction materials preferred

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Self-motivated; Strong ability to work independently
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills - verbal and written
  • Demonstrated ability in financial/business analysis
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent time management, planning, and organizational skills; capable of managing multiple tasks
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office; experience with JD Edwards, Cognos, Command, Seltec, Docuware, TM1 a plus
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills as the position will operate heavily within Excel
  • GAAP knowledge

 

Benefits

  • 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.