Senior Accountant

Job location:
Roswell, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
May 24, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 07312

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
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The Position

Senior Accountant

Job Summary

Based at our N America headquarters in Roswell, GA, Imerys is hiring a Senior Accountant to perform financial functions to support two of our key sites in N America.

Hybrid work environment: Roswell office/work from home

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

Group Services (GS) Finance:

  • Perform daily accounting functions for the 2 sites

  • Participate in month-end, quarterly and annual departmental close process

  • Contribute to periodic reporting requirements using available software packages

  • Calculate and administer various intercompany recharges

  • Prepare and post journal entries

  • Coordinate various period end reviews with departmental managers

  • Interact with Shared Services Center (SSC) personnel on daily and month end matters

  • Prepare and distribute departmental P&L reports

  • Coordinate budget and forecast processes with GS department managers

  • Prepare budget and forecast templates as well as master GS consolidation template

  • Ad hoc reporting and projects

Operational Finance:

  • Perform daily accounting functions for several sites within the 2 sites

  • Support operational managers with various requests such as CapEx and Business Case analyses

  • Participate in month-end, quarterly and annual business area close process

  • Prepare accruals and general journal entries

  • Maintain systematic inventory for relevant locations

  • Lead and prepare budget and forecast efforts for relevant locations

  • Develop standard costs for products manufactured and distributed by supported locations

  • Interact regularly with industrial finance and operational management

  • Ad hoc reporting and projects

Skills and Attributes Requirements

  • Must be proficient in Excel. Access and other data analysis and reporting tools are beneficial. Google App knowledge is a plus.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with people from all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to perform multiple tasks accurately, efficiently, and within deadlines.

  • Strong analytical skills and demonstrated ability for problem solving.

Education/Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a process oriented accounting environment - reporting and month end close experience. 

  • Experience with mining industry and accounting principles preferred

Position Type

Full time



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