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Northfield, MN 55057
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Flex is the manufacturing partner of choice that helps a diverse customer base design and build products that improve the world. Through the collective strength of a global workforce across 30 countries and responsible, sustainable operations, Flex delivers technology innovation, supply chain, and manufacturing solutions to various industries and end markets. Create the extraordinary: https://flex.com/careers

  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website: https://flex.com/

At Flex, we welcome people of all backgrounds. Our employees thrive here by living our values: we support each other as we strive to find a better way, we move fast with discipline and purpose, and we do the right thing always. Through a respectful, inclusive and collaborative culture, a career at Flex offers the opportunity to make a difference, invest in your career growth and join our purpose -- to make great products that create value and improve peoples lives.

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Our team thrives by living our values, supporting each other as we strive to find a better way. We believe in taking the ordinary to the extraordinary. We welcome people of all backgrounds. We move fast with discipline and purpose. We do the right thing always.

Sheldahl Flexible Technologies, a Flex Company, manufactures materials and circuits that are used by theautomotive, medical, industrial, and consumer industries marketed worldwide. We are currently looking for a value driven, system savvy and experienced accounting professional to join our local finance team.

Through a respectful, inclusive, and collaborative manufacturing culture, the position will report to the Controller and have an opportunity will play a key role in the success of the Northfield, MN site. The key finance role will be working daily with the Cost Accountant and Controller to continuously support our manufacturing operation through accurate and timely month end closing process within Oracle ERP, prepare account reconciliation packages, support our capital expenditure requisition process and other financial projects as needed.

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, were looking to add an Accountant located in Northfield, MN.

Reporting to the Controller, the Accountant role involves ensuring accurate accounting activities and effective financial operation of the function, and implementing appropriate financial and accounting procedures to coordinate transactions in order to ensure compliance to relevant legislative and corporate directives and to ensure accurate and reliable data necessary for business operations.

What a typical day looks like:

  • Analyze manufacturing related material, labor and overhead expenses by local department, cost center, GL functions and capital related projects
  • Bring continued financial support to capital expenditure requests (CER), CapEx investments and manage our fixed asset process for additions, disposals, and transfers
  • Complete financial periodic closing including material, labor and OH related reporting while focusing on continuous process improvements within Oracle ERP
  • Conduct ad hoc financial analysis for local management
  • Develop new project codes and support general and subsidiary Oracle ledgers
  • Ensure proper accounting and compliance of all flex corporate finance policies
  • Financial report generation for labor analysis, expense analysis, monthly balance sheet reviews and customer profit and loss statement
  • Generate, prepare and post manual journal (MJV) entries, and various account reconciliations including supporting documentation, tax schedule and tax computation
  • Provide department documentation for all standard work instructions, general ledger, and cost accounting activities for audit purposes
  • Prepare Account Reconciliation of Subledger vs Trial Balance
  • Prepare weekly and month-end reports for leadership team
  • Prepare financial reports for regulators and Sarbanes Oxley compliance.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial management reports
  • Review all inter-company ICV booking and payments
  • Work closely with Site Management, Business Unit Leads, Managers, functional managers, and other analysts across the Finance Community
  • Work with Controller to ensure site is fully compliant with all relevant Flex policies relating to SOX, capitalization of direct labor and overhead, direct material standard cost, purchase price variance.

The experience were looking to add to our team:

  • Ability to interpret financial policies and procedures
  • 5+ years of Accounting experience, forecasting
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or accounting or related field or equivalent work experience
  • Creative, Analytical problem solver with good written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with an ERP system/tool
  • Prior experience in managing automation projects
  • US GAAP knowledge
  • Wiliness to learn to new concepts, techniques, and tools

What youll receive for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts at local retailers



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Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations you may need by e-mailing: accessibility@flex.com.

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Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-05-21
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