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Accounting Manager (Wood & Fiber Supply)

Dothan, AL
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Who is Georgia-Pacific? Watch to find out!

We are seeking an Accounting Manager in Dothan, AL.

Wood & Fiber Supply Accounting is located in Southeast Alabama, less than a two hour drive from the beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico.

The Accounting Manager position will report directly to the Controller and will be responsible for Major Process Improvement Projects. This position will collaborate with all departments within the organization. The ideal candidate must possess project management skills, strong Internal Financial Control values, good attention to detail, show initiative, be an active learner, be open to change, a team player, and a highly motivated individual willing to work in a fast-paced environment. Overtime and some travel will be involved.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Develops and implement process improvements projects in all areas

  • Manages Projects with a sense of urgency

  • Identify/manage key risks/controls

  • Proactively seek knowledge required to be in compliance

  • Report any noncompliance issues

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree or higher in Accounting, Finance or Business

  • Coursework that includes Intermediate Accounting and Cost Accounting

  • At least5 yearsof accounting or financial analysis experience is required

  • Strong understanding of GAAP and the General Ledger

  • Understanding of the design and purpose of internal controls

  • Clearly understand integrated financial systems, complex accounting systems, database structure

  • Previous supervisory experience (direct or indirect

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word document creation, formatting and editing etc. and Excel spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data manipulation/analysis and formulas creation etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Manufacturing or Consumer Products experience

  • SAP and/or Infinium experience

  • CPA or MBA designation a plus

  • Maintained at least a 3.0 GPA in accounting courses

Knowledge Skills Abilities:

  • Demonstrated skills in employee supervision

  • Interpersonal skills to effectively motivate others

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, interpersonal, communication and financial systems skills

  • Process improvement orientation

  • Excellent organizational / project management skills along with a strong sense of urgency

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously

  • Proactive / self-driven work habits

  • Excellent communication skills (both written and oral)

  • Basic self-awareness and an understanding of how personal behavior impacts others

Why Work For GP?

  • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance

  • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world

  • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge

  • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions

  • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings

  • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern, Angel Soft, Brawny, enMotion, Sparkle, Mardi Gras, and Vanity Fair, as well as the Dixie brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery. Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly.)

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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