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Senior Accountant

Job Number:  67349
Group:  Magna Mechatronics, Mirrors & Lighting
Division:  Autosystems America, Inc.
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Plymouth, MICHIGAN, US, 48170

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About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

The Mechatronics, Mirrors and Lighting group specializes in automotive technologies that are driving the future of mobility. Combining a deep systems knowledge to develop unique vehicle access experiences, intelligent visions systems and advanced automotive lighting technologies, MML's expertise light the path to innovation, safety and styling.


About the Role

Reporting to the Assistant Plant Controller, the Sr Accountant is responsible for establishing and maintaining the Financial Costing system including all Part Masters, BOM Routings, Machine & Labor Codes, Product Group Codes for both Manufactured Parts & Purchased Parts, Material, Labor & Machine Hour Standards.  They will produce monthly reports for Management and maintain appropriate documentation to satisfy audits.

Your Responsibilities

  • Bank, Inventory, and Credit Card reconciliation
  • Month-end closing and general ledger (Interfacing & Posting) processing
  • Chart of Accounts Maintenance
  • Assist in the Budget Process
  • Various Account analysis
  • File and pay Sales and Use tax

Who we are looking for

  • Associate's or bachelor's degree required, or equivalent work experience
  • 3 - 5 years Accounting Experience required, preferably within the Automotive Industry

Your preferred qualifications

  • Understanding of general accounting and account reconciliation principles required
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Word, Excel required;  Strong knowledge of Excel formulas considered an asset
  • Ability to exhibit a high level of confidentiality
  • Ability to work with a high degree of accuracy and strong attention to detail with excellent verbal and written communication
  • Strong organizational and prioritizing abilities
  • Preferable experience using Ideas, Trans4M or equivalent program experience

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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