Why Join Altec?
Altec Inc., founded in 1929, is a privately held company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.
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.
Altec Worldwide is currently looking for a Staff Accountant in Birmingham, AL. The purpose of this position is to examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to prepare and process invoices, reports, payables, receivables and financial statements; Support and assist the Senior Accountant or Manager and provide assistance to customers and suppliers as needed. Major responsibilities include the following:
Review and code invoices and expense reports for payment
Audit expenses/payables to ensure compliance and cost control and report findings as necessary
Record cash receipts and allocates funds to invoices
Review and finalize Accounts Receivable invoices
Process warranty claim credits
Assist with monthly AR and AP close
Provide customers and suppliers assistance and support as needed
Reconcile general ledger accounts
Complete various monthly and quarterly reports as required; Maintain customer credit files including conversion of all financials to US currency and input data for ratio calculation
All other duties as assigned
Education, Experience and Skills Required
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required with one to three years of applicable experience preferred
Two years experience with Export Controls Compliance preferred
Current valid U. S. Driver’s License
PC skills using Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, Powerpoint; Knowledge working in Oracle database preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to work with team members and work with minimal supervision
Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.
Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
• 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.