Worthington Industries - Columbus, OH

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Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global company that processes steel for use in the automotive, construction, hardware, aerospace and many other industries. Our family of 10,000 employees in 82 facilities throughout 11 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With systems developed to conform to international standards for quality, environmental management and occupational health and safety, we consistently rank at the top of the Jacobson & Associates Survey, which ranks customer satisfaction among major steel suppliers With sales of approximately $2.5 billion annually, our company is North America's premier value-added steel processor and a leader in manufactured pressure cylinders, such as propane, oxygen and helium tanks, hand torches, refrigerant and industrial cylinders, camping cylinders, compressed natural gas storage cylinders and scuba tanks; framing systems and stairs for mid-rise buildings; steel pallets and racks.

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, Worthington Industries operates on a philosophy grounded in the Golden Rule. We put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries is searching for a bright, motivated accounting or finance professional to support senior accounting staff with general accounting, financial analysis, and reporting duties. Ideal candidate is a highly-motivated, independent, self-starter with an accounting or finance background. Experience in a continuous improvement and/or Lean environment is a plus.

General Responsibilities:
Accountants work closely with senior accounting/finance staff to complete a variety of job duties, including:

-Responsibility for timely and accurate generation of financial statements and the preparation of internal and external management financial reports
-Performing account analyses and reconciliations, including general ledger accounts, trend and utilization analysis, cost analysis and make recommendations based upon the research
-Design and prepare moderately complex forecasts using trend and statistical techniques. Make recommendations for further review by sales, operations, and business unit management.
-Administering the Capital Appropriation Request (CAR) process
-Assist with internal control evaluations related to Sarbanes-Oxley and ascertain whether company assets are properly accounted for and safeguarded from loss
-Supervising internship resources in completion of duties
-Additional general accounting, finance, and other duties as required

This role is considered a key entry level position within Worthington Industries. Candidates will gain exposure to various areas in the business and levels of management.

-Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with Major in Accounting, Finance, or Related Field, or Master's of Accounting (CPA, CMA, or MBA a plus)
-Proficient using Microsoft Office, plus intermediate to expert Excel skills
-Strong organizational, analytical and communication skills
-Attention to detail and accuracy
-Ability to work as a member of a team as well as independently
-Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with minimal direction
-Strong understanding of GAAP
-1-2 years of related experience preferred

About this company
Worthington Industries, Inc. (Worthington), is a diversified metal processing company, focused on steel processing and manufactured metal...