Accountant in Joplin at Ducommun

Date Posted: 5/17/2024

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Job Description


Job Description

Job Summary & Essential Functions:

Coordinate, complete and resolve accounting transactions related to general and cost accounting activities; timely and accurately in accordance with company policy, and in compliance with all requirements related to Sarbanes Oxley.

  • Reconcile and update weekly KPI information timely and accurately as required by corporate goals and guidelines

  • Prepare and reconcile the monthly reports for various general accounting activities including but not limited to: sales, bookings, backlog, fixed assets, and other general ledger accounts

  • Reconcile cash daily and monthly to the bank

  • Provide corporate office with any necessary cash information

  • Participate with the month end closing process for cash, AR, inventory, sales, and bookings.  Calculate and enter all necessary related journal entries.

  • Coordinate completion of the shipping and FOB cutoff to support revenue recognition

  • Conduct internal audits of the SOX policies and procedures as outlined in the SOX ICE database

  • Prepare documentation for internal and external audit of general accounting activities as needed for financial and SOX audits

  • Provide financial information to the Corporate Office as required

  • Maintain customer collection in accordance with payment terms and company objectives

  • Perform daily accounting activities related to AR and AP as required

  • Organize the filing and reference systems pertinent to general accounting activities

  • Adhere to General Requirements of Team Members

  • Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.

  • Will require travel to other Ducommun facilities (Arkansas, Kansas and Oklahoma) up to 2 days a week.   Mileage reimbursement is provided. 

  • Perform other assignments as required.

Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & Qualifications: 

  • Strong verbal and organizational skills, and ability to communicate accounting practices

  • Excellent interpersonal skills (customer oriented, positive attitude, team participation)

  • Intermediate level of computer skills in email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access

  • Demonstrated analytical expertise including ability to plan, resolve problems effectively and respond to and reduce customer complaints.

  • Ability to multitask efficiently and adapt within a rapidly changing environment

  • Ability to work autonomously, including ability to prioritize responsibilities

  • Detail oriented with attention to accuracy

  • Abilities listed in General Requirements of Team Members

    Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

    Physical Abilities                                                                  Lift /Carry            

    Stand - Frequently                                                               10 lbs or less - Occasionally

    Walk - Frequently                                                                11-20 lbs - Occasionally     

    Sit - Continuously                                                                 21-50 lbs - N/A

    Climb – N/A                                                                           51-100 lbs - N/A

    Crawl - N/A                                                                            Over 100 lbs - N/A

    Squat or Kneel - Occasionally                                           

    Bend - N/A                                                                            Push / Pull

    Fine Manipulation - N/A                                                     10 lbs or less - Occasionally

    Reach Outward - Occasionally                                           10-20 lbs - Occasionally

    Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally                             20-50 lbs - N/A

    Drive - Occasionally                                                             50-100 lbs - N/A

                                                                                                    Over 100 lbs - N/A

    N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation.

    Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day).

    Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day).

    Continuously - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day).

    N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation.


 Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications:

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Associate’s degree and 3 years related experience
  • 1-3 years accounting experience. Manufacturing environment preferred

1505 Maiden Lane
Joplin, Missouri, 64801
United States

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