Senior Accountant

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Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Opening ID: 27696
Job Family: Accounting and Finance
Date Posted: Jan 5, 2023


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec is looking for a Senior Accountant in Birmingham, AL. The Senior Accountant analyzes financial information and prepares financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability or other financial activities within Altec, Inc.


Education, Experience, and Skills Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or closely related field required 
  • CPA preferred
  • Two plus years experience in a general accounting position required
  • Treasury experience preferred
  • Microsoft Office Suite skills required specifically Word and Excel
  • Current valid Driver’s License
  • Mechanical aptitude, product or industry knowledge preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to work with team members and work with minimal supervision

Job level commensurate with experience

Please apply directly on our website



  • Performs accounting processes specific to the area or business unit assigned
  • Performs tasks necessary to facilitate the monthly financial closing process
  •  Identifies the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data into separate parts
  • Works with external auditors and tax compliance professionals in the preparation of the annual audit report and tax returns
  • Compiles, codes, categorizes, calculates, tabulates or verifies information or data
  • Develops constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintains them over time
  • Develops specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize and accomplish assigned work responsibilities
  • Prepares financial reports for and provides information to management, supervisors, co-workers and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail or in person
  • Analyzes information and evaluates results to choose and/or recommend the best solution to solve problems
  • Translates or explains  information and how it can be used to others
  • Performs other analysis as required
  • Assists/supports other departments as necessary
  • All other duties as assigned

Altec specializes in the manufacture, sale and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and sign maintenance industries in more than 120 countries throughout the world


Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability - Integrity - People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development – Teamwork


Competitive pay which rewards performance

Comprehensive benefits including Medical, Dental and Prescription Drug Program - Retirement 401(k) Program - Vacation and Holidays - Flexible Spending Accounts - Tuition Assistance Program - Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program - Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

Altec Industries, Inc. and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers and maintain affirmative action plans to recruit, retain, develop, and promote qualified individuals without unlawful consideration of race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Altec strives to maintain a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, where associates are treated with respect and dignity.


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