Staff Accountant

Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Opening ID: 23305
Job Family: Accounting and Finance
Date Posted: Mar 30, 2021


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec Capital Services is currently looking for a Staff Accountant in Birmingham, AL. The purpose of this position is to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss or other financial activities within an organization.

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.



  • Assist in resolving AP issues
  • Periodically monitor AP invoices to ensure they are accounted for and posting to General Ledger
  • Correct and reconcile discrepencies in intercompany accounts
  • Process lease booking
  • Establish and adjust sundries accounts
  • Initiate wire transfers
  • Perform high volume reconciliations
  • Process payment to funding sources
  • All other duties as assigned


Please apply directly on our website

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Education, Experience, and Skills Required

The job level is able to be adjusted at time of hire, if the candidate meets the qualifications for jobs of a more experienced level in the career path.

  •  Bachelor’s  Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • One to three years accounting experience preferred but not required
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required


Financial Budgeting, Capital, and/or Manpower Responsibilities

  • Process and submit high volume and high value wire transfers to multiple funding sources


Other Positon Specifications

  • Debit, credit, and total accounts on computer spreadsheets and databases, using specialized accounting software
  • Demonstrated record of responsibility
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Motivated, goal oriented and persistent
  • Maintain Company confidentiality
  • High level of initiative with the ability to handle stressful situations
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement Initiatives
  • Travel 0-25%


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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