Senior, Accounting and Reporting Analyst

United States of America
Oregon
Portland
Corporate
Corporate Office
Finance

  


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Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The Company is also a leading producer of highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace and other general industrial markets, manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications, and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC is a high quality business with dominant positions in most segments of the markets in which it serves.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide.  PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffet, acquired Precision Castparts Corp

Precisions Castparts Corp. Portland, OR-based, global, market-leading, $10 billion diversified manufacturer serving aerospace, power generation and general industrial markets
Corporate environment
The Accounting and Reporting Senior will work alongside the Director of Financial Reporting in understanding, evaluating, and documenting the technical accounting conclusions on significant business transactions. This role is highly collaborative and visible with multiple stakeholders of the company. The ideal candidate is driven and motivated to help identify improvements.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements and schedules for the quarterly and annual reporting to Berkshire and other stakeholders
  • Prepare the quarterly cash flow statement
  • Prepare the monthly financial reporting packages to senior executives
  • Evaluate commercial contract terms for appropriate accounting treatment (i.e., revenue recognition, embedded leases, liquidated damages, consignment, settlements)
  • Provide support and guidance on technical accounting to Division/plant contacts
  • Serve as technical and functional advisor on our lease accounting system to Division/plant contacts
  • Prepare monthly intercompany elimination journal entries and review monthly corporate office consolidation for issues that require adjustment
  • Develop policies that adhere to company and general accounting standards
  • Assist with streamlining systems and general accounting standards
  • Support the internal and external auditors’ processes
  • Assist with the collection and review of data provided by subsidiaries on a monthly and quarterly basis for internal, government and other ad-hoc reporting
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA certification preferred
  • 3 years of public accounting or relevant financial reporting experience
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP and key finance and accounting principles (ASC 842 experience a plus)
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to think critically ask thoughtful questions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Skilled to work independently with management oversight
  • Organized with attention to detail
  • Deadline driven