Martin Marietta

  • Associate Accountant

    Job Locations US-KS-Overland Park
    Requisition ID
    2018-4672
    Division
    Midwest Division
  • Overview

    Recently ranked at #72 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 27 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

     

    The Associate Accountant handles the billing function, for the district, and provides financial accounting, analyses and support to the District Management team. This position works to ensure accounting records are accurate and timely, providing outstanding customer support to both internal and external customers.    

     

    Key Responsibilities

    • Safeguard company assets
    • Perform integrity checks and work with the Sales Department to ensure accurate records of sales volumes and revenues
    • Confirm customer ticketing is accurate
    • Correct billing issues in a timely manner
    • Process and verify lien waivers
    • Reconcile and analyze customer accounts
    • Review and maintain tax exemption forms for compliance with sales tax statutes
    • Support the financial cycle closings for the district accountant, including, but not limited to, royalty analysis and payments to landowners, inventory reserve compilation and reconciliation of inventory
    • Perform standard and ad hoc analyses for management
    • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas
    • Other tasks as assigned by the supervisor

     

    Results and Accountabilities

     

    • Become an effective business partner with District management
    • Acquire strong knowledge of the business
    • Compliance with policies, procedures and internal controls
    • Stay current on sales tax changes and maintain knowledge on local compliance
    • Consistency of accounting/statutory reporting and product line reporting
    • Timely and accurate monthly reporting
    • Effective identification of business issues based on financial analyses

     

    Relationships with others’ Jobs

     

    • Peer relationships within the Division as key point of contact for financial matters
    • Interaction with Division and Corporate personnel
    • Facilitate communication between the scale operations, billing and sales departments
    • Interaction with finance personnel across company to drive improvements in processes, reporting and analyses
    • Reports to Accountant

     

    Minimum Education and Experience

     

    • 2 year Associates Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience
    • Construction materials or manufacturing industry experience a plus

     

    Knowledge and Skills

     

    • Strong ability to work independently
    • Exceptional interpersonal skills- verbal and written
    • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office
    • 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.