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Accountant (Warehouse and Inventory) - St. Louis, MO

Date: Jul 21, 2022

Location: St. Louis, MO, US, 63146

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

Aclara Smart Grid Solutions (SGS), a Hubbell company, provides installation and project management services for utility meter and communication devices.

Posting Address

St. Louis, Missouri (Westport Plaza)

Position Overview

The Staff Accountant is responsible for supporting controls over Aclara SGS project operations at warehouses; including expenditure management, customer and Aclara inventory in warehouses, employee set up and payroll data, project cost data, as well as supporting period close for financial reporting.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review and assess controls over warehouse operations by physical observation and communication with key warehouse personnel.
  • Supervising periodic physical inventory counts and monthly reconciliations to Profield  (Work Order Management System) quantities.
  • Verify quantities, value and payment receipt for recycled materials; ensure all receipts are sent to the company lockbox.
  • Review purchase requisitions and receiving documentation for warehouse/project purchases to ensure compliance with Hubbell policy. 
  • Monitor supplies and equipment maintained in warehouse to ensure proper safekeeping and reporting.
  • Review Human Resource system reports to ensure employee data is accurate and complete.
  • Review time and attendance reviews by warehouse personnel to ensure compliance with Hubbell policy.
  • Review fleet management reports and warehouse personnel documentation of results of fleet monitoring to ensure compliance with warehouse policy.
  • Special projects as assigned. 

Skills and Experience

Required:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a major in Accounting or Finance.
  • Ability to travel 25-50% within the U.S.
  • Ability to work in warehouse offices and storage areas.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, strong communication and analytical skills, a self-starter who can work independently and execute projects effectively, able to work hands on at project warehouses and with project personnel.
  • Ability to effectively identify issues, propose solutions and communicate effectively up the chain of command. 

Preferred:

  • 1-2 years accounting experience
  • JD Edwards experience
  • Understanding of inventory and warehouse operations

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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