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Accountant II

Emerson Electric Co
Sherman, TX 75090
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At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational valuesintegrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovationinform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether youre an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, youll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.


The purpose of this position is to support the Finance Supervisorand Manager with general accounting functions, monthly closing process, payroll and thepreparation of monthly/quarterly/annual forecasts and budgets. This is accomplished by performing the following tasks:

  • Ensures that finance functions are completed in accordance with established policies and related CP&P.
  • Prepares periodic reports, reviews and reconciles data, and participates in the development of specialized financial data.
  • Preparation of external reporting/financial statements in HFM for the Baumann and FIM Organization.
  • Management of Kronos reporting of payroll, overtime and headcount analyzing to understand capacity issues through analysis of employees attendance records.
  • Assist HR with attendance policy enforcement.
  • Assist employees and Supervisors with payroll and time entry issues.
  • Coordinating complex Accounting/Finance projects and initiatives with other members of the finance team and/or with other departments.
  • Intercompany Account Reconciliation and journal entries.
  • Spending Budget preparation and analysis. Research and provide analysis for management to understand spending.
  • Analyze AP issues, develop and communicate solutions by partnering with Austin and Costa Rica to prevent future issues.
  • Audit and processing of expense reports, check request and miscellaneous cash processing.
  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare journal entries.
  • Preparation and various reporting functions.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Provide support and recommendations for ICQs and audit function.
  • Assist with providing support with Emerson Internal audits, external KPMG audits and all Sarbanes-Oxley audit requirements such as internal controls and roll-forward assessments.
  • Prepare Tax Paper Work papers and support tax process.
  • Identify Oracle AP issues and provide solutions.
  • Coordinating complex Accounting/Finance projects and initiatives with other members of the finance team and/or with other departments.

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Minimum 3-5 years accounting experience, at least two years in a manufacturing environment.
  • Understanding of financial reporting, general accounting processes, and capital budgeting.
  • Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).
  • Proficient in Oracle.
  • Basic accounting procedural knowledge and general knowledge of Financial Statements.
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills.
Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is:
  • Use the required Personal Protective Equipment. (Steel toe shoes, gloves, safety glasses, etc.)
  • Required to regularly sit.
  • Use hands, fingers, may handle or feel, talks and hears.
  • Occasionally stand; walk; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by sending an email to idisability.administrator@emerson.com.

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Posted: 2019-11-01 Expires: 2019-11-30
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