Accountant II - WINONA1MN (157) in Winona, MN at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 4/11/2021

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    Winona, MN
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Job Description

Benchmark provides comprehensive solutions across the entire product lifecycle; leading through its innovative technology and engineering design services, leveraging its optimized global supply chain, and delivering world-class manufacturing services. The industries we serve include: commercial aerospace, defense, advanced computing, next generation telecommunications, complex industrials, medical, and semiconductor capital equipment.

Provides support by performing aspects in areas including General Ledger Accounting, Reconciliations, Financial Reporting, Fixed Assets and Various General Ledger Account Analysis functions within the Finance department.

• Record and maintain entries in the general ledger
• Ensure sub-ledgers are reconciled to the general ledger
• Compile and contribute to or generate Corporate/internal monthly financial statements and other related financial reports
• Ensure compliance with Corporate reporting requirements
• Analyze and recap preliminary various balance sheet and expense accounts
• Maintain and ensure the proper recording of fixed asset transactions in the fixed assets software
• Calculate and contribute to analysis of monthly depreciation and gains/losses on sales of fixed assets
• Maintain capital equipment budget and related depreciation forecast
• Ensure proper application of sales and use taxes
• Reconcile bank statements for various cash accounts
• Assimilate and prepare data for journal entries related to customer non-recurring engineering activities
• Establish and maintain an effective working relationship with operations, purchasing and accounting functions
• Participate in the preparation of forecasts and reports for cost, sales, income, bookings, backlog, manpower, material and other related data
• Prepare information to be used in the development and monitoring of departmental labor and expense budgets
• Contribute to reports or projects of a moderate degree of complexity
• Require moderate supervision in completion of tasks

Other information:
• 5+ years related experience. Must have general ledger experience in a manufacturing environment. Must have working knowledge of spreadsheet application.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Effective interpersonal skills
• Effective multitasking skills and the ability to take on additional responsibilities as required
• Effective organization and prioritization skills
• Demonstrate high attention to detail
• Ability to work with diverse groups
• Demonstrates discretion, confidentiality, independent judgment and professionalism
• Ability to work with minimal supervision and guidance
• Understanding of and ability to use continuous improvement tools
• Strong customer service and client focus
• Working knowledge of productivity tools, including Microsoft Office products and WebEx conferencing software
• Proven ability to complete projects in a timely manner
• Ability to work successfully as an individual or on teams
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively with suppliers or customer
• Ability to travel if necessary


  • 4 Year accounting degree or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by executive management


Shift: 1st Shift 

Work Schedule:  M-F 0800-1700 

Full Time


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