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Accountant II

Location: 

Livonia, MI, US, 48150

Req ID 37393 | Livonia Tech II, United States

  

 Position Summary: The Accountant II reports to the Foundation Brakes Financial Controlling Manager within the Active Safety Systems Division. This position supports the month end closing process for Foundation Brakes product line, performs monthly accounting transactions, account reconciliations, analysis and has local system and reporting responsibilities for several ledgers. The position also supports various financial reporting requests from product line, regional, divisional, or corporate management teams

 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Month end close responsibilities: Record journal entries, open/close financial periods, verify exchange rates, headcount review, load financial data to consolidated reporting system, balance financial reports from local ERP to reporting system

  • Perform various general ledger account analysis

  • Monthly account reconciliations

  • QAD ERP account creation and SAP ZP8 mapping maintenance

  • Update internal control documentation for local staff ledgers, as well as support the BU

  • Collect data and file returns for sales & use tax, property tax and GST/HST

  • Support internal/external audit request

 

​​​​​​​Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or business-related discipline
  • Working experience of 2+ years
  • Hands-on, energetic, organized, proactive team player with proven ability to adapt quickly in a changing environment and facilitate change, multitask effectively, and work independently
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and oral communication; ability to communicate effectively across all levels of staff
  • Excellent attention to detail

 

Preferred Skills and Experience: 

  • Experience with SAP Business Objects, SAP and QAD ERP desired
  • Automotive industry experience ​​​​​​​

 

Be part of our ZF team as Accountant II and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Nearest Major Market: Livonia
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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