Financial Accountant

AMETEK

Date: 09/10/2021

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Position Description:
AMETEK Process Instruments is a worldwide manufacturer of process analyzers and instrumentation. We focus our experience on designing new, innovative analyzers that help our customers achieve higher levels of productivity and quality. By seeking out ways to overcome the limitations of current methods of process monitoring, control and quality assurance, we have created some of the most capable, unique technologies in the world. A business unit of the Process and Analytical Instruments division of AMETEK Inc., we are part of a global corporation with a growth plan founded on four key strategies: Operational Excellence, Strategic Acquisitions, Global & Market Expansion and New Products.

We are looking for a financial accountant to join our team.

The ideal candidate will :

• Prepare consolidated internal and external financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments

• Analyze account activity to detect errors and explain variances

• Prepare general ledger entries by maintaining supporting documentation and analysis files

• Perform monthly reconciliations and roll forwards of key accounts

• Develop and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current processes and recommending enhancements

• Review and updates accrued liability reserve calculations

• Reconcile local ERP financial statements to HFM consolidation statements

• Complete bi-weekly Payroll processing procedures and submits to ADP for payment

• Maintain employee information in ADP and Kronos Time Management systems

• Calculate and presents commission statements for the sales team

• Prepare intercompany memos to Corporate and other business units within the company

• Generate required monthly financial schedules used in consolidated HFM reporting 

• Perform internal control self-testing and provides supporting documentation for quarterly and year end Sarbanes-Oxley compliance

• Respond to internal and external Audit requests

• Protect organization's value by keeping information confidential

• Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data

• Assist with the implementation of new or revised accounting standards

• Additional responsibilities as required