Kforce

Fixed Asset Accounting Supervisor

3+ months agoWinchester, KY

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client in search of Fixed Asset Accounting Supervisor in Winchester, KY.Summary:The candidate oversees, guides, motivates and directs the activities of the workgroup on a regular basis to provide accurate and timely completion of financial information relating to property, plant and equipment, construction work in progress, inventory, and transportation allocations for inclusion in financial and other reports in accordance with GAAP, RUS regulations, policies and procedures. This person maintains overall authority and accountability for the workgroup.Reporting relationships:

  • Reports to: Controller
  • Supervises: Accountants
  • Directs: None
Duties:
  • Ensures compliance with various accounting standards, principles, regulations (GAAP, FASB, RUS, and PSC) policies as they relate to property and inventory accounting
  • Ensures the accuracy of project, asset, and inventory subledgers
  • Monitors and coordinates plant accounting deadlines for month-end close, year-end, and other reporting requirements
  • Responsible for related PeopleSoft modules, ensuring the integrity of data, proper security access for modules, and that upgrades are properly implemented and function as designed
  • Provides work direction and coaching to direct reports regarding performance and developmental goals and appraises their performance throughout the year; Ensures sufficient resources and training are available to enable staff to perform work assigned to group
  • Ensures that cross-training occurs within the group
  • Develops and compiles budgetary information related to depreciation and property taxes
  • Continuously investigates methods for process improvements, recommends changes, and assists with implementation
  • Assists the Controller in developing and implementing policies and procedures related to plant accounting


Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting preferred; An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute
  • CPA preferred
  • Seven (7) years of related experience
  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience working in a leadership capacity is preferred
  • Complete Supervisory Training Program within two (2) years and attend on-going Learning for Leaders training
  • Extensive knowledge of fixed asset accounting with RUS or FERC property accounting preferred
  • Detailed knowledge of financial statements and information systems required
  • Working knowledge of tax rules and regulations related to property and vehicles
Technical/Professional Knowledge & Skills:
  • Work Standards
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Decision Making
  • Building Trust
  • Building a Successful Team
  • Customer Focus
Working Conditions:
  • Usual office conditions apply to this position with occasional lifting up to 20 pounds
  • Must maintain valid driver's license
  • Requires occasional in-state and out-of-state travel, some of which may be overnight
  • Must wear personal protective equipment as applicable
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."