WestRock Project Accountant in Florence, South Carolina

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Project Accountant - Florence, SC

7320 Mill Rd, PO Box 100544

Florence, South Carolina, 29506

United States

The opportunity:

The Florence Mill is seeking an Project Accountant who will be an integral part of the Financial Team. The Project Accountant will be responsible for project and general accounting for $400+ million capital project that is ongoing at the facility.

How you will impact WestRock:

Provide monthly Job Cost Report analysis and reconciliation in coordination with the project manager for timely financial reporting

Produce and analyze reports which compare actual spending and cash flow versus budget for each project on a as needed basis

Manage the construction Accounts Payables process:documenting vouchers for review and approval, code invoices, scan invoices, approve invoices, upload invoices into project tracking system, vendor maintenance, resolve invoice discrepancies, and process AP Transfers

Ensure that projects are billed in accordance with contracts and revenue recognized in accordance with company policies and tax requirements

Fixed asset accounting and MRO write-offs

Reserve accounting

Reconcile project costs, billings, and advances to general ledger on as needed basis

Act as a project liaison between project managers, accounting, and mill management

Respond to queries by project personnel on all financial aspects of the projects

Document accounting procedures and controls as needed

Perform other accounting related duties as required

What you need to succeed:

Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience (2-3 years of project accounting experience

Manufacturing experience preferred

Ability to work with a diverse work group of vendors, executive managers, subcontractors, consultants and other professionals

Strong Analytical, Detail- Oriented and Problem-Solving Skills

Strong Organizational Skills and ability to multitask in a continuously changing environment

Ability to use computerized accounting software to trace transactions

JDE experience preferred

Advanced Excel skills

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Ability to work independently with discipline and focus in an unstructured environment

What we offer:

Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

The Florence Mill is seeking an Project Accountant who will be an integral part of the Financial Team.The Project Accountant will be responsible for project and general accounting for $400+ million capital project that is ongoing at the facility.How you will impact WestRock:Provide monthly Job Cost Report analysis and reconciliation in coordination with the project manager for timely financial reportingProduce and analyze reports which compare actual spending and cash flow versus budget for each project on a as needed basisManage the construction Accounts Payables process:documenting vouchers for review and approval, code invoices, scan invoices, approve invoices, upload invoices into project tracking system, vendor maintenance, resolve invoice discrepancies, and process AP TransfersEnsure that projects are billed in accordance with contracts and revenue recognized in accordance with company policies and tax requirementsFixed asset accounting and MRO write-offsReserve accountingReconcile project costs, billings, and advances to general ledger on as needed basisAct as a project liaison between project managers, accounting, and mill managementRespond to queries by project personnel on all financial aspects of the projectsDocument accounting procedures and controls as neededPerform other accounting related duties as requiredWhat you need to succeed:Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience (2-3 years of project accounting experienceManufacturing experience preferredAbility to work with a diverse work group of vendors, executive managers, subcontractors, consultants and other professionalsStrong Analytical, Detail- Oriented and Problem-Solving SkillsStrong Organizational Skills and ability to multitask in a continuously changing environmentAbility to use computerized accounting software to trace transactionsJDE experience preferredAdvanced Excel skillsExcellent written and oral communication skillsAbility to work independently with discipline and focus in an unstructured environmentWhat we offer:Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellenceComprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunitiesAn attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potentialA career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

Finance and Accounting

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Project Accountant

South Carolina-Florence

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