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Accountant - Greenville, SC

Date: Apr 21, 2021

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29607

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
Division Overview
Hubbell Lighting (HLI) is committed to elevating the lighting experience. Empowered by lighting solutions that integrate seamlessly into their environment, save energy, provide improved quality of light, deliver return on investment and armed with Hubbell’s unflinching support, its customers are able to think differently about how, where, and when they can use light. As one of the largest lighting fixture manufacturers in North America, it features a suite of brands that provide a full range of indoor and outdoor lighting products serving the commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential markets.

Posting Address

701 Millennium Blvd

Greenville, SC  29607

Position Overview

This position will play a key role in the finance organization as a senior staff accountant. Will gain knowledge and provide insight and guidance on several different areas of accounting, and have the opportunity to work with multiple levels across the HES organization.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Key involvement in the month-end close process for several different company codes. This will include journal entires, tasks, and analysis of results.
  • Provide feedback and reporting of financial results including working with the business to understand if actual results are as anticipated. Provide guidance on forecasts for future months based on actual results and trends.
  • Reconcile key accounts monthly, and prepare reconciliations within Blackline module.
  • Work with the OHF organization and our third-party financial services provider, EXL, to take over routine monthly tasks.
  • Understand the HES programs with distributors, builders, key customers, and buying groups. Provide accounting and forecast guidance based on agreements.
  • Provide support as required to external, internal, and SOX auditors.
  • Understand the agreements and relationships that HES has with our agent community.
  • Assist with sales and use tax audits and reconciliations as needed.
  • Accounting and journal entries for incentive and bonus accruals.
  • Provide support to financial planning and analysis team as needed.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-3 years accounting experience preferred
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Blackline experience a plus
  • Vertex experience a plus




Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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