Accountant in Fond du Lac, WI at Ahern

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Job Description

Ahern, one of the leading mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States, has an exciting opportunity for an Accountant working out of our Fond du Lac office. Building a first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for its number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!

How you will contribute:

This is a great opportunity to perfect your planning and organizing skills by performing month-end close tasks and preparing financial statements and reports for management.  Completing monthly general ledger account analysis and reconciliations will allow you to showcase strong problem solving skills. Maintaining and balancing fixed asset records while ensuring policy compliance will allow you to demonstrate a strong attention to detail. Generating and processing daily journal entries, preparing property and fixed assets, and participating in the annual audit will also be responsibilities of this role. Strive to become an instrumental team member by identifying areas for improvement. You will be challenged to excel beyond your expectations in a team-oriented environment.

What you need to qualify:

Ahern will help make the most of your Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance. Related internship and/ or work experience is required.  Candidates with more experience will be able to fully utilize their knowledge and capabilities. Being proficient in Microsoft Office and possessing a thorough understanding of a general ledger structure will be essential. Must be able to work in Fond du Lac five days per week. You can stand out above other candidates by demonstrating the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment. A commitment to providing exceptional customer service, possessing strong written and verbal communication skills, and being able to execute tasks with a great amount of detail will be crucial. Great organizational skills, a strong desire to work on a team, and the desire to continuously learn will serve you well in this role.  If you are ready to bring your strong initiative, positive energy and expertise, Ahern wants you!

What's in it for you?

Working for the 19th largest mechanical contractor in the United States comes with many perks. The Company has a commitment to excellence that extends beyond our outstanding customer satisfaction ratings and numerous safety awards.  The Company extends this commitment by passing a significant amount of profits back to employees through bonus programs, and generous 401K match. Ahern has a health benefits package that ranks in the top 25% of all plans nationally.  Ahern also has a wellness program that was designed to keep employees and their families happy and healthy.  Significant investment in employee training programs, advancement opportunities, educational assistance, and flexible work schedules have helped Ahern stand out above others in the industry.   Experience for yourself why Ahern has been voted the Best Place to Work!

Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.



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