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Sr. Accountant - Largo, FL

Date: Sep 11, 2021

Location: Largo, FL, US, 33773-3724

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 Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Brand 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, HarveyHubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturingmachinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation ofthe fi rst practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As amarket leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through ourvarious business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming oldproducts with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Posting Address

Hubbell Power Systems

Beckwith Electric Co, Inc

6190 118th Ave N.

Largo, FL  33773

 

Position Overview

Analyzes a variety of accounting data including financial statements, journal entries, tax returns, etc.  Must be proficient in Excel, including macros, and be knowledgeable of advanced accounting and finance according to GAAP and IRS rules.  BS/BA degree and 7+ years related experience required.  CPA/CMA or MBA preferred

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Generates and reviews financial and management reports explaining major variances from budget.
  • Prepares balance sheet analysis, reviewing each asset and liability account for accuracy.
  • Prepares journal entries for month-end.
  • Prepares bank reconciliation for operating account.
  • Prepares all year-end reports required by auditors and tax accountants accurately and timely.
  • Maintains a written manual of procedures for area of responsibility.
  • Keeps all proprietary information confidential.
  • Prepares sales tax returns.
  • Records Management
  • Performs annual internal control audits of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable functions.
  • Special projects as required.
  • Complies with all work rules, including but not limited to, the Company’s safety and attendance policies.

Skills and Experience

Knowledge of advanced accounting and finance including application of generally accepted accounting principles.  
•    Knowledge of payroll taxes, sales taxes and related laws.
•    Familiar with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)
•    Knowledge of Internal Revenue Service rules on accounting for fixed assets, cost basis, disposed rules, recognition of gain or loss, etc.
•    Knowledge of integrated computer system.
•    Ability to schedule and prioritize work and multiple tasks.

General and Cost account experience a plus.  SAP experience preferred.

Minimum of 7 years’ accounting experience in a computerized environment.  

LANGUAGE SKILLS  Ability to read and write English, interpret documents such as Federal Income Tax Regulations, notices issued by the Internal Revenue Service, state sales tax and unemployment tax rules, Financial Accounting Standards as well as auditors interpretations thereof.  Ability to write clear procedures for accounting and payroll areas.  Ability to create/write own correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively with technical support reps and the auditors concerning payroll and accounting regulations.  Able to interface effectively with other departments.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS  Facility with numbers and computerized mathematical models and systems and computerize general accounting systems.

REASONING SKILLS  Ability to apply generally accepted accounting principles to situations arising at Beckwith.  Ability to interpret complex tax laws to apply to Beckwith.  Problem solving ability.

TECHNICAL AND OFFICE SKILLS  Experienced with all Microsoft Office products including advanced spreadsheet application. Key by touch and data entry.
 

Education

Bachelors Degree in Accounting

Relevant Industries

Power

 

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.


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