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Accountant II (Remote)

Job Req ID:  8633
Location: 

Nashville, TN, US, 37203 US Nashville, TN, US, 37219

Date:  Sep 13, 2022
Description: 

As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers and homeowners worldwide. LP’s extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as siding solutions (LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding, LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding, LP BuilderSeries® Lap Siding, and LP® Outdoor Building Solutions®), LP Structural Solutions (LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier, LP WeatherLogic® Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring, and LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated Sheathing, LP NovaCore™ Thermal Insulated Sheathing, and more), LP® TopNotch® Sub-Flooring, and oriented strand board (OSB). In addition to product solutions, LP provides industry-leading customer service and warranties. Since its founding in 1972, LP has been Building a Better Worldby helping customers construct beautiful, durable homes while our shareholders build lasting value. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 25 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Brazil. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

LP’s values-driven, positive culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in a safe, ethical, fun, challenging and rewarding place to work.  For more than 40 years, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry.

Job Purpose

To provide complex support within an assigned area by providing accurate, consistent, and timely accounting information and support to facility or Corporate management. May provide day-to-day work direction or supervision to assigned employees. This position will primarily focus on recording and reconciling cash accounts. The ideal candidate will live within a 3-hour driving distance to Nashville and position may require travel to Nashville once per month.

We’d love to meet you if... 
… you’re energized by big challenges and creating a plan to meet the challenge 
… you enjoy working with others to deliver great work 
… you’re innovative and looking for a values-driven, positive culture and environment

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Primarily focus on recording and reconciling cash accounts
  • Compile and analyze information gathered from assigned functional area and prepare for general ledger entry.
  • Review and analyze monthly, quarterly, and year end financial statements and operating reports
  • Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts; research discrepancies and make appropriate adjusting entries
  • Review financial statements for accuracy in processing month-end closing
  • Assist with preparation of functional area annual budget
  • Participate on special project teams as needed
  • May direct the day-to-day work flow and assignments or supervise departmental staff; act as a resource to staff on complex questions or issues
  • May perform Sarbanes Oxley compliance testing as needed
  • May maintain, monitor, and analyze Corporate accounts
  • Occasional travel required

What do I need to be successful?

  • 2 to 3 years’ professional accounting experience; Or any equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Knowledge of plant manufacturing environment and processes
  • Ability to operate a computer and supporting software packages, including the ability to satisfactorily perform all SAP tasks associated with this role

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

 

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LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, 401(k) program, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.


Nearest Major Market: Nashville

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