General Accounting Manager

Bullard   •  

Lexington, KY

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 32 days ago

Job Summary

The General Accounting Manager will supervise and direct general accounting activities, including general ledger activity, month-end close, and cash and credit management. The position supervises an AP Associate and AR Associate and interacts with all levels of manufacturing plant and corporate office leadership.

Essential Functions

  • Own and drive the monthly financial close process and generate financial statements
  • Prepare account reconciliations
  • Maintain account structures within the ERP system and set up new accounts
  • Prepare sales/use tax and property tax returns
  • Manage bank transactions
  • Manage employee reimbursement system and credit cards
  • Assist departments in the forecasting and annual planning processes
  • Support the plant manager with ad hoc data requests and analyses
  • Support the annual external audit
  • Process monthly journals and review postings for coding errors
  • Approve customer credit applications
  • Manage activities and personnel to ensure work is done correctly and accurately
  • Other day-to-day responsibilities and duties as assigned

Requirements and Qualifications


  • BS or BA in Accounting or Finance or Associate's degree with additional experience
  • CPA preferred


  • At least 5 years finance/accounting experience
  • Excellent computer, communication, and organization skills
  • Experience with manufacturing ERP systems
  • Experience in managing people a plus
  • Self-starter, energetic, and intellectually curious