IIT is an engineering company working for the betterment and development of the countries. The company converts unique ideas into engineering solutions that matter to the customers and help the world move forward. At IIT, employees make a lasting difference to the world by powering key industries, advancing transportation safety and comfort. The company connects people to data and each other and securing essential infrastructure. IIT implements modern techniques to change the future which includes aerospace, auto, and heavy vehicle, industrial infrastructure for enabling economic growth, oil and gas, and rail manufacturing. The experience of more than 165 years, the company has to gain command of twin-screw technology.
ITT Aerospace Controls, LLC Accounting and Finance Department is seeking a Senior Accountant who will be an exceptional addition to our team. As a Senior Accountant, you will report to the Accounting Manager and be primarily responsible for managing the general ledger, analyzing accounts and creating financial reports. Senior Accountant will assist the Finance and Accounting team with reporting accurate financial data to the public and investors, as well as drive strategic and financial decision-making processes across the Company. The ideal candidate will be proactive, self-directed and team oriented with strong G/L and technical accounting experience and the resourcefulness to take on a variety of assignments.
+ Assist in the ownership of the general ledger and the month-end close process, including the preparation and review of journal entries and supporting work papers for key balance sheet and expense accounts
+ Perform reconciliations of data from multiple sources and systems to the general ledger
+ Create and maintain accounting schedules and roll-forwards for fixed assets, prepaids and accruals, record associated monthly adjusting journal entries, and report on results when necessary
+ Build out and maintain the process of recording and reconciling capitalized assets
+ Perform monthly/quarterly balance sheet and income statement fluctuation analyses and provide explanation on variances
+ Supervise/ lead jr. accountant to review and analyze financial statement accounts
+ Support annual internal and external financial statutory audits, including the preparation of audit schedules, financial statements and footnotes
+ Support annual internal and external SOX audits, including the preparation of audit schedules
+ Play a key role in general process improvements and process documentation for all facets of the accounting cycle
+ Maintains current desktop procedures for assigned responsibilities and ensures others are cross-trained within the department.
+ Provides user support for systems/programs to both internal and external customers
+ Work closely with various departments to gather and analyze data used for the preparation of journal entries, as well as, assist in establishing and documenting processes around the internal controls surrounding the tasks performed, as well as, attend various meetings and document recaps of items discussed
+ Support management team with ad hoc requests
Safety is a core value at ITT. Our employee understand and follow all ITT Safety policies and procedures, participate in workplace inspections, safety training, and in the development of job safety analyses.
ITT Aerospace Controls
"ITT Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law."
**Minimum Education Requirements:**
Business or Technical School (AA Desired) or Equivalent
**Paid Relocation Available?:**
**Percent of Travel Required:**
**Skills and Experience:**
+ 4+ years of progressive accounting experience BS/BA in related field is required. Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business preferred
+ Strong knowledge of US GAAP, general accounting processes and internal controls
+ Prior experience performing or supporting Sarbanes-Oxley and SOX audits
+ Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
+ Experience maintaining schedules is a must
+ Dependable work ethic
+ Proficiency in Excel formulas, vlookups, and pivot tables
+ Experience with financial statement analytics and trend analyses
+ Prior Oracle ERP system implementation experience is strong plus
This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.