Lead Accounting Analyst - Columbia, SC or Western PA

Blairsville, Pennsylvania
04 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   22321BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company!  Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none.  As we recognize the 128th anniversary of Westinghouse Electric Company, we celebrate our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to ensuring our global customers' success.  If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Accounting Analyst within the General Accounting and Close group.  We are willing to locate the position at our Columbia, SC site or one of our Western PA locations - Cranberry Township, PA, Blairsville, PA or Madison, PA.

In this position, a Lead Accounting Analyst can expect to be responsible for the following:
  • Works closely with Uranium Asset Management group to ensure proper accounting for Uranium assets.
  • External Audit Support (Inventory/ Manufacturing Sites & Uranium Assets).  Coordinate audit logistics, including schedule, responses, issue resolution for annual audit along with any special audit requirements that may arise.
  • Identification of technical accounting issues; assign or conduct research for resolution and disposition of issues and formally document in white papers/ opinion memorandums.
  • Lead financial accounting and external reporting to the Manufacturing product line businesses.
  • Provide Internal Audit Support (SOX - Inventory/ Manufacturing Sites), including ensuring consistent interpretation and implementation of global accounting processes and internal controls
  • Provide technical/ financial oversight and support to ensure consistent and appropriate application of global accounting processes and internal controls across all Inventory/ Manufacturing sites.
  • Act as an interface for business unit/ segment managers.
  • Makes recommendations for improvements based on key financial information (i.e. process improvements)
  • Prepare for and deliver presentations to management or business unit.
  • Prepare and post accounting entries
  • Reconcile GL accounts using our financial systems
  • Assign preparation or prepare financial information to support internal and external reporting requirements.
 EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Job Requirements
The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent.
  • CPA with public accounting experience is highly desirable.
  • Minimum of 5 years of broadly based accounting experience.

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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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