UPL Limited (UPL) is a global leader in food security strategies and has an exciting opportunity with its subsidiary, Decco U.S. Post-Harvest, Inc., located in Monrovia, California.
Decco is currently seeking a Senior Accountant for the U.S. This position will operate within the finance department under the supervision of the Decco U.S. Controller. The company is creating this position to assist the growing demands on the Finance team as U.S. business grows.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Monthly balance sheet reconciliation and analysis of key accounts
- Recording and reviewing monthly recurring journal entries
- Assist with physical inventory verification and reconciliation
- Assist Controller with month end close, financial and ad hoc reporting
There are specific tasks that are part of this position, including, but not limited to the following.
- Intercompany balance confirmations and reconciliations
- Recording AP and AR for new joint venture
- Review fixed asset depreciation
This position does not currently have any supervisory responsibilities.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The general environment is a business office, with some time spent in warehouses or chemical manufacturing areas.
Education and/or Experience
A 4-year degree in Finance or Accounting from an accredited institution is required, with 3-5 years of experience within a business group. Strong analytical skills are required. Computer skills are required, including advanced Excel skills and at least two years hands-on with ERP systems and other MS applications.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
This position requires normal, everyday use of standard office equipment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, possibly for long periods of time; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.
The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
All candidates must be able to be present during normal business hours (M-F, 8-5), with extended hours possible during Season.