Senior Accountant

Nexeo Solutions   •  

Columbus, OH

Industry: Chemicals


5 - 7 years

Posted 368 days ago


senior Accountant

Nexeo Solutions is the largest global chemical and plastics distributor with a centralized business model.  With operations worldwide, Nexeo offers over 26,000 products used in a broad cross-section of industries, including chemicals manufacturing, oil and gas, paints and coatings, automotive, healthcare andpersonal care. Nexeo distributes these products in North America and EMEA. The company provides broad logistics capabilities, in-depth market knowledge, dedicated technical expertise and Environmental Services. Nexeo Solutions facilities are ISO 9001 certified. We diligently observe a commitment to quality inall of our practices and adhere to a defined quality policy.  As a company employing more than 2,500 employees, Nexeo connects a network of over 1,200 suppliers with a diverse base of more than 28,000 customers. Learn more


  • Perform month-end close duties, including calculating and recording monthly accrued expenses for SG&A and coordinating with departments to determine that all costs have been included
  • Prepare monthly reports for tracking various corporate projects, validating costs have valid approvals, and explain any large fluctuations over various time periods
  • Assist with review and explanations of fluctuations in monthly, quarterly, and annual financial results
  • Prepare and ensure completeness of balance sheet reconciliations inaddition to reporting on fluctuations over various time periods
  • Prepare schedules for quarterly reviews, internal audit team, and annual audit
  • Develop, implement, and maintain systems, procedures, and policies toensure adherence to company guidelines and compliance with therequirements of Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Provide timely accounting assistance to accounting managers and internalbusiness partners; respond to financial questions and/or concerns to meet business needs
  • Create and maintain process documentation for assigned duties

Position Qualifications

 Job Requirements 

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, or finance
  • CPA or Master’s degree preferred
  • Five or more years of accounting experience (at least 3 in a position ofSenior Accountant or above)
  • Proficiency in US GAAP and IFRS required
  • Proven experience in continuous process improvement
  • Strong proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to effectively communicate with varying levels  of management
  • Proven ability to plan, organize, prioritize, and meet deadlines
  • Flexibility to work, take ownership, and succeed in a rapidly changing environment
  • Experienced in fixed asset accounting is a plus

  Technical Skills

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