Accountant Job Opening


ITW Food Equipment Group

Troy, Ohio
Category: Accountant

Accountant - Troy, OH

Illinois Tool Works (ITW) is a Fortune 200 company that produces diversified products in global markets. Some of its products include welding equipment, automotive components, construction materials and commercial food equipment. The Food Equipment Group, one of seven ITW decentralized business segments, is seeking an Accountant II for the Hobart Service Division at its Troy, Ohio facility, located 20 minutes north of the Dayton metropolitan area.

Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the successful candidate will ensure availability of accounting information for management, such as P&L statements, general ledgers and financial transactions. Additionally, he/she will solve straightforward accounting problems and analyze possible solutions using standard accounting policies and procedures. The position requires a highly organized individual capable of multitasking in a fast-paced environment. They will be a self-starter capable of independent work and possess attention to detail, focusing on accuracy.

Job Responsibilities
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of business and financial information in compliance with ITW policies and GAAP
  • Ensure that internal controls are documented and operating effectively in accordance with ITW policies
  • Facilitate and complete monthly close and consolidation procedures.
  • Assist in preparation and completion of internal and external audits as well as other corporate requests
  • Understand and utilize the ITW toolbox in all aspects of the job including prioritizing work assignments and developing work processes
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Account analysis to understand fluctuations
  • Day-to-day journal entry transactions and recurring monthly entries
  • Other duties as appropriate within the scope of this role
Minimum Qualifications
  • BS Degree in Finance/Accounting
  • Minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience
  • Strong understanding and application of accounting principles/practices
  • Attention to detail with accuracy is a must
  • Self-Starter
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial data
  • MS Office application proficiency, specifically strong Excel skills
Compensation and Benefits
  • Competitive pay
  • Great insurance options with low premiums
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K with company match
Hobart Service is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ITW and Hobart Service are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all employees. To demonstrate this commitment, Hobart Service is tobacco-free (including e-cigarettes) on campuses and within company vehicles and maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please contact Human Resources at [email protected] to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.