General Accountant

Position Summary:

Perform the daily functions of the general accounting department for Featherlite, Exiss/Sooner and UFE.

Essential Functions: 

  • Assist the Manager, General Accounting in identifying, documenting and executing procedure enhancing processes to insure timely and accurate financial statements in accordance with GAAP and maintain and strengthen internal controls.  
  • Prepare monthly payroll entries and month end accrual.
  • Prepare federal sales tax filings.
  • Maintain fixed asset system and depreciation schedules.
  • Preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations.
  • Assist with financial audit and preparation of PBC’s and supporting documentation.
  • Ensure timely closing process at month end and year end.
  • Process expense reports in an accurate and timely manner and in accordance with departmental procedures.
  • Serve as liaison with auditor.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualification/Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.

  • BA or BS degree in Accounting, CPA a plus.
  • 3 years’ experience in general accounting, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong analytical skills, detail oriented and problem solving ability.
  • Positive proactive attitude and strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good planning and organization skills to balance and prioritize work and meet deadlines.
  • Expert Knowledge of MS Excel, Skilled using MS Word and PowerPoint.
  • Experienced and skilled with ERP systems, EPICOR ERP a plus

Apply Now!

You may apply online by completing this online applicationinformational survey and self-identification form and email to hr@fthr.com to apply for an open position. Or send your resume via email to hr@fthr.com or mail to Featherlite, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 380, Cresco, IA 52136.

Reap the Rewards
    • Competitive Wage
    • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
    • Life and Disability Insurance
    • Flex Spending/125 Plan for Medical and Child Care Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan 
    • Vacation 
    • Personal Time 
    • Paid Holidays 
    • Health Club Discount 

Featherlite requires a pre-employment drug and background screen. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer: we strongly encourage Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disability and Veterans to apply.