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Sr. Accountant

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Irving, TX, US, 75062

Company: NCH Corporation

NCH Corporation - Sr. Accountant


PPG, a division of NCH Corporation, has a fantastic opportunity for a Sr. Accountant. The Sr. Accountant will be responsible for monitoring and analyzing PL activity and Balance Sheet account balances and supporting for the month end close process. The individual must be self-motivated, energetic, detail minded with excellent analytical skills and able to work effectively across the businesses and all its functions. Strong business instincts along with ability to thrive in a team environment with minimal supervision are required for the successful performance of this position.  Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to multi-task numerous time-critical projects is a must. This position reports to the Controller.


Who We Are (ABOUT US):


PPG Inc., offers over 40 years of success in manufacturing, sourcing, and marketing, a broad line of plumbing repair and remodeling products through the retail home improvement and hardware channel (Danco Division), as well as a broad line of rough plumbing products sold through the wholesale and OEM channels (LSP Products Division).  More information can be found at the company’s web-sites, and


What You’ll be Doing (KEY TASKS):


Month End - 30%        

  • Prepare and post daily & monthly journal entries.
  • Perform monthly reconciliation of selected Balance Sheet accounts.
  • Review preliminary financial statements for accuracy and completeness prior to final monthly close.
  • Work with other departments to maintain accurate accounting data in the general ledger.
  • Work with Domestic and International affiliates to eliminate intercompany account variances.
  • Ensure appropriate channel/category mixIdentify and report on significant PL & BS account variances


Financial Reporting - 25%

  • Assist in issuance of financial statements and cost center reports for use by senior management.
  • Identify and report on significant PL & BS account variances from plan/forecast.
  • Provide analysis and answer questions related to cost center report variances from plan/forecast.


Perform Monthly Accounting Duties - 20 %

  • Royalty accrual and payment
  • Commission accrual and payment
  • Rebate accrual and payment


Ad Hoc Projects - 15%

  • Provide timely historical financial results to support business decision-making.
  • Prepare year-end audit schedules and respond to outside auditor questions during year-end audit.
  • Cost and operating expense analysis


Process Improvement - 10 %

  • Improve internal processes and procedures within accounting department
  • Document accounting processes as needed.



What You’ll Need (REQUIREMENTS):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with preference given to CPAs and CPA candidates.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with exposure to Oracle general ledger preferred.
  • Must be detail-oriented and organized.
  • Must have strong ability to enjoy and thrive in a team that is production oriented, deadline-focused and has a positive customer service environment.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word skills required.
  • Must be independent, possess critical thinking skills, and have a strong work ethic.
  • Experience with business intelligence tools a plus.



What We Can Offer You (BENEFITS)


NCH was founded in 1919 on the principles of family, innovation, and teamwork. We still live by these principles 100 years later. We offer all of the important benefits including medical, dental, vision but also throw in some extras. Flexible hours, 401k, company sponsored wellness activities, and tuition reimbursement are all a part of what being in the NCH family means. Include a brand new and state of the art fitness facility and restaurant located in the heart of Irving, TX, and you have a career opportunity that you CANNOT AFFORD TO MISS!


NCH and its divisions are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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