Accounting Specialist, Erlanger, US

We are searching for an

Accounting Specialist

in our Erlanger, Kentucky office in the United States of America. You will report to the Business Unit Controller of Exel US.


You will be responsible for

•    Maintaining accounts payable ledger, posting and routing purchase invoices, system administrator to purchase invoice handling software and providing requested reporting on account payables;

•    Maintaining accounts receivable ledger, handling incoming and outgoing payments, cash management and handling of company loans. Providing requested reports, cash balance forecasts and overdue invoices monitoring/collection. Acting as system administrator to cash management/bank software;

•    Cash collection calls and follow-up;

•    Ensure correctness of general ledger postings, prepare and revise needed accruals and provisions in the bookkeeping. Posting of month end inventory values. Instruct local people on correct posting rules;

•    Other office and general administration routines as well as handling of travel, safety and other business-related expenses.


Desired skills and competencies

•    Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business related required, or equivalent work experience;

•    5+ years A/P, A/R, General Accounting and Ledger experience with demonstrated skill in attention to detail and high accuracy;

•    Cash & Credit background desired;

•    Proven ability to communicate effectively with customers in securing funds, reconciling with vendors and establishing a great working relationship with banks;

•    5+ years in a computer-based finance system such as PeachTree required;

•    ERP experience preferred, particularly with a system migration;

•    Proficient in Office Products, advanced Excel spreadsheets skills (pivot tables, V-look-ups, strong formula creation, document formatting).

We offer

•    Unique opportunity to work in an organization with the latest composite technologies, using new applications in the growing and exciting composite business

•    Lots of interesting challenges in our international organization


For further information, please contact Jodi Burke-Toncar, Human Resources, 1-859-446-2781.

Please send your application and CV with your salary expectation in English to by March 8, 2019.

Exel Composites Oyj, Vantaa head office, Mäkituvantie 5, FI-01510 Vantaa, Finland