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Accounting Coordinator Job

Date: Aug 3, 2017

Location: Amherst, NY, US

Company: BASF

Accounting Coordinator-1702899

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with strong emphasis process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

WATSON BOWMAN ACME, a division BASF Construction Chemicals and one of the top 100 companies in the world, manufactures, markets & sells a full line of expansion control products for buildings, bridges, parking ramps, stadiums and more. We offer a clean and safe work environment with wage progressions and other incentives based on your work record and time worked.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Accounting Coordinator (1702899) – Buffalo, NY

The purpose of this position is to assist the Accounting department with accounts payable, customer invoice audits, sales commissions and other related functions. Handle a variety of issues dealing with money, finances, profits, expenditures, payrolls and sales. The position reports to the Accounting Manager.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You @BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Basic qualifications:
- Must possess an accounting degree
- Must possess a high degree of organization
- Must be self-motivated and results orientated and comfortable working with a tight month end two-day close requirement
- Must be a strong verbal and written communicator
- Must be proficient in various computer programs that includes strong Excel skills
- Must understand debts and credits

Preferred Qualifications:
- BS degree in Accounting is preferred
- Experience in high volume accounts payable processing and reconciliation
- Experience in general ledger account reconciliation including tracking all voided checks
- Experience in sales tax calculation, tax exemptions and associated certificates

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Primary Location: US-NY-Amherst
Function: CONT - Controlling
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-EBN-Construction Chemicals North America


Nearest Major Market: Buffalo

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