Staff Accountant

Job Locations US-AL-Birmingham
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
McWane Global


McWane Global


The Staff Accountant is an integral part of the accounting/finance team. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for GL account analysis, assisting with the preparation of monthly financial statements and related analysis. This position reports to the assistant controller. A career with McWane Global provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package including competitive pay, health insurance, dental and vision insurance, retirement plan, and paid time off.


McWane is a Federal VEVRAA contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices. McWane will not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran or service member status, marital status, citizenship status (In IL - sex, including same sex, ancestry, order of protection status, physical or mental disability, military status, pregnancy, unfavorable discharge status, genetic information), (In IA - gender identity), (In CA - gender identity or expression, and genetic information) or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.


  • Process and review Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Process and review Payroll in payroll software
  • Responsible for assisting the Assistant Controller in month-end closing and preparing journal entries
  • Responsible for managing Fixed Assets
  • Prepare, Review and Analyze Financial Statements as needed
  • Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts and Cash accounts as needed
  • Compile data and prepare a variety of reports as needed
  • Investigate questionable data
  • Recommend actions to resolve discrepancies
  • Function in accordance with established standards, procedures, and applicable laws
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Understanding of Financial Statements, Journal Entries, and GAAP
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Must be flexible and adapt to change
  • Inquisitive and enthusiastic
  • Able to work in a team under pressure
  • Assertiveness
  • Ability to communicate and relate well with others
  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines
  • Exceptional organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Hands on experience with ERP systems, Microsoft AX a plus
  • Proficient in Word and Excel. Database and reporting writing skills a plus
  • Ability to lift occasional banker boxes


Minimum Requirements:

  • 4 year degree


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration is preferred. In lieu of a degree, 5+ years of relevant experience
  • 2-5 years accounting or business-related experience, preferably in manufacturing


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