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Avery Dennison Staff Accountant in Little Rock, Arkansas

Company Description

Vestcom is the industry leader in technology-driven shelf-edge solutions for Retailers and CPGs. Our data-integrated media solutions drive sales and loyalty, engaging shoppers where it matters most – the point of decision. Our patented innovation has been trusted by top retailers for more than 30 years to drive productivity and profitable growth. For our growing team of over 1000 employees, Vestcom offers the stability of an established company with the entrepreneurial spirit and fast-paced environment of a start-up.

Vestcom’s core values are at the heart of our organization, representing our fundamental beliefs and serving as our guiding light in for how we conduct business and interact with each other.

  • OUR TEAMS - Our colleagues and our client define our team.

  • OUR INTEGRITY - Our colleagues and clients rely upon us to deliver.

  • OUR INGENUITY - Our colleagues and clients look to us for unique solutions.

  • OUR PERFORMANCE - Our colleagues and clients team with us to win.

Vestcom is a standalone business unit of Avery Dennison, a Fortune 500 leader in materials science and packaging materials. Learn more at www.vestcom.com.

Job Description

Opportunity

The Staff Accountant provided management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts, also assists in preparing financial statements. Demonstration of strong analytical and technical skills, as well as ability to work effectively in a team environment, including interaction with senior management and collaboration with peers in a wide range of functional areas within the Company, are essential to success in this role.

►   Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Reports cost information to production department managers for use in controlling expenses.

  • Complete assigned tasks as regular part of month end closing process in accordance with month end closing schedule.

  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare journal entries documenting business transactions related to each month-end close.

  • Participate in preparation of monthly financial packages, tax packages, year-end audit/annual report, and any additional reporting/analytical reviews requested by management.

  • Maintain reconciliations for balance sheet accounts.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications

►   Key Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree accounting is required

  • At least 1 year of experience in general ledger and financial statement reporting is preferred.

  • Must have mathematical skill consistent with obtaining a four-year accounting degree.

  • Must be detail oriented with strong analytical skills

  • This position requires daily use of an accounting software package for a medium size company. Previous experience with this type of software is preferred

  • Must be proficient MS Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Excellent oral, interpersonal and written communication skills. Must be able to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers and other employees

  • Ability to work in a collaborative and participative, team-oriented environment, working with clients (both internal and external), all employees, and others in a professional manner

  • Ability to embody and reflect Vestcom’s core values

►   Additional Requirements

  • Travel to remote Vestcom facilities is required as needed

  • All Vestcom employees are expected to produce our products in a manner that exceeds the quality and value expectation of our customers.

  • All Vestcom employees are expected to perform any assignment or job task according to the stated safety policies and procedures.

  • All Vestcom employees are expected to comply with Vestcom policies concerning maintaining a drug free workplace

►   Supervisory Responsibilities

None.

 

Additional Information

►Management Disclaimer

Vestcom’s Management reserves the right to revise, change or modify the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time to meet business and organizational needs. This position description may not list all duties for this position. The incumbent in this position may be asked to perform other duties. This position description is not a contract for employment and either the incumbent or Vestcom may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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