Wentzville, MO, US, 63385

Accounting Specialist


Lear For You


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Our teams are the secret to our success. They are empowered, inventive and inclusive. Passionate about their craft. Driven to succeed. Because we all understand that we must work together to win. 


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Wentzville, MO


As a member of the finance team, the accounting specialist will be responsible for working collectively with the Controller, Assistant Controller and Cost Account, and producing timely and accurate financial analysis and reports for a JIT manufacturing environment.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Processing weekly payroll along with all other payroll reporting and follow up responsibilities
  • Month-end Journal Entry preparation and Reconciliation and analysis of assigned General Ledger Accounts
  • Assistant with projects and cost accounting activities
  • Assist with accounts payable and accounts receivable analysis and duties
  • Cross train in other areas of accounting to act as backup
  • Other Administration, projects and duties as assigned
  • Assist with Sarbanes Oxley auditing requirements


Your Qualifications:

  • Four-year degree in accounting or related field
  • At least 1 year of accounting experience needed
  • Candidate must possess strong attention to detail and follow up skills
  • Demonstrate initiative and the ability to handle multiple responsibilities
  • Adaptable and able to perform in a fast paced and changing environment
  • Ability to set and meet workflow deadlines
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Experience with Kronos Payroll Software, Coupa, SAP, and AS400 a plus


Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.

Nearest Major Market: St Louis