Oerlikon Fairfield Accountant in Lafayette, Indiana

Oerlikon Fairfield Drive Systems, a member of the Oerlikon family of companies, is recruiting for an Accountant located in Lafayette, IN.

Founded in 1919, Oerlikon Fairfield creates innovative industrial solutions for a better life as a leading supplier of complete drive systems as well as gear systems and single components for transmissions. Oerlikon Fairfield strives to be your most reliable business partner worldwide by providing engineered gear and drive systems for off-highway and industrial original equipment manufacturers. We increase value through high-quality innovative solutions, continuously. We engage highly qualified professionals.

Position Summary:

The Accountant I will be involved with month end closing procedures, account reconciliations, intercompany reconciliations and reporting, and supporting other department tasks

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Reconcile and report intercompany balances

  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts to detail schedules

  • Assist in month-end closing activities

  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to interact with various personnel at all levels

Knowledge & Skills Summary:

  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP, Knowledge of IFRS a plus but not required

  • Excellent working knowledge of windows and Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience with AS400 preferred but not required

Education and work Experience:

  • BS Finance or Accounting desired,

  • At least 2-4 years of work experience with financial accounting in a manufacturing environment is ideal

    As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, Religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, National origin, veteran or disability status.