Accountant – General Accounting / Accounts Payable

Collins Aerospace

Cedar Rapids, IA Accounting

Date Posted:

2019-08-20-07:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.


When you join our finance team, you’re joining a team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond. Our team supports 70,000 employees across the U.S. and around the globe.  As a United Technologies Corp. subsidiary, we operate with our own business reporting structure, financial dashboards and earnings metrics. This reporting relationship allows finance team members to implement innovative tools for the aerospace market in a stand-alone business environment. At Collins Aerospace, you’ll be not only be advancing your career, you’ll be leaving your mark on the future of advanced technologies.When you join our finance team, you’re joining a team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond. Our team supports 70,000 employees across the U.S. and around the globe.  As a United Technologies Corp. subsidiary, we operate with our own business reporting structure, financial dashboards and earnings metrics. This reporting relationship allows finance team members to implement innovative tools for the aerospace market in a stand-alone business environment. At Collins Aerospace, you’ll be not only be advancing your career, you’ll be leaving your mark on the future of advanced technologies.

Role Overview

This position will be an integral part of the Cedar Rapids-based General Accounting team in support of legacy-United Technologies Aerospace Systems’ businesses within Collins Aerospace, as well as, Pratt & Whitney.  Tasks vary across the functions of general ledger, accounts payable, and intercompany. This role will provide exposure to organizations across Collins Aerospace, Pratt & Whitney, and Central Accounting Services organization at UTC Corporate, as well as, locally with auditors, Tax, Treasury, and other shared service accounting functions. 

Responsibilities:

  • Account analysis and reconciliation
  • Intercompany billings preparation and execution
  • Month-end accruals and reporting
  • Journal entry calculation, execution, and documentation
  • Escheated property filings
  • 1099 reporting
  • Compiles financial information to record transactions, prepares reports, and completes reviews to report accurate information.
  • Prepares month end journal entries and assists in account reconciliation, projects, and internal and external audits.
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance and ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance and 3 years of relevant experience; in the absence of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience is required.


At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
• Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution
• Tuition reimbursement
• Life insurance and disability coverage
• And more

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Job ID: 69572

Posted 3 months ago

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