FMA is seeking a full-time Staff Accountant to join our Accounting team. This position supports the accounting & finance functions of the organization. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting & 1 to 2 years of directly relevant work experience. We also require proficiency in Excel, an understanding of currency conversion from U.S. dollars to Canadian dollars & the ability to understand intercompany transactions “Due to” / “Due from”. We prefer Sage 100 experience.
Duties include preparing month-end journal entries; maintaining files & records for balance sheet accounts & reconciling activity; assisting with financial report preparation; overseeing accounting tasks in the travel & expense management system called Concur; filing state sales & use tax returns for U.S.; filing GST/HST tax returns for Canada activities; reconciling A/P each month; assisting with projects. We offer a competitive wage & benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, & life insurance; flex-spending plan; 401(k) plan; identity theft protection plan; 529 plan; generous paid holidays that includes Christmas Eve through New Year's Day, as well as paid vacation & sick time.
We also offer both flexible & hybrid work schedules, company-wide bonus plan, paid professional development, & memberships. FMA is an educational association & tradeshow producer with a charitable foundation & media company located in Elgin, IL.
We advocate for the growth & sustainability of North America's metal processing, forming, & fabricating industries via our publications as well as through our manufacturing summer camps & scholarships offered through our foundation, NBT. Founded in 1970, FMA brings metal fabricators & equipment manufacturers together through educational programs, technology councils, networking events, & our tradeshow FABTECH.
We encourage you to visit our websites: fmamfg.org; fabtechexpo.com; nutsandboltsfoundation.org; thefabricator.com; canadianmetalworking.com.