General Accounting Manager

Job Summary

The General Accounting Manager will supervise and direct general accounting activities, including general ledger activity, month-end close, and cash and credit management.  The position supervises an AP Associate and AR Associate and interacts with all levels of manufacturing plant and corporate office leadership.  Located in Cynthiana or Lexington, KY.



Essential Functions

  • Own and drive the monthly financial close process and generate financial statements
  • Prepare account reconciliations
  • Maintain account structures within the ERP system and set up new accounts
  • Prepare sales/use tax and property tax returns
  • Manage bank transactions
  • Manage employee reimbursement system and credit cards
  • Assist departments in the forecasting and annual planning processes
  • Support the plant manager with ad hoc data requests and analyses
  • Support the annual external audit
  • Process monthly journals and review postings for coding errors
  • Approve customer credit applications
  • Manage activities and personnel to ensure work is done correctly and accurately
  • Other day-to-day responsibilities and duties as assigned



Requirements and Qualifications



  • BS or BA in Accounting or Finance or Associate’s degree with additional experience
  • CPA preferred



  • At least 5 years finance/accounting experience
  • Excellent computer, communication, and organization skills
  • Experience with manufacturing ERP systems 
  • Experience in managing people a plus
  • Self-starter, energetic, and intellectually curious

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