AGCO is currently seeking a Staff Accountant to join the North America Finance team in Duluth, GA, reporting to an Accounting Manager. The Staff Accountant will primarily be responsible for assisting in the monthly accounting period close focusing in the areas of Fixed Assets, Payroll, Accounts Receivable, and Reserve Tests to ensure accurate recording in the general ledger in accordance with US GAAP. Additionally, the Staff Accountant will work closely with local functional teams, site operations, other regions, and corporate finance teams.

Job Function and Responsibilities

  • Maintain fixed assets module to ensure all information is posted accurately Includes maintaining regional PPE Roll forwards and documentation regarding tax depreciation
  • Record core payroll and benefits for multiple locations. Prepare reserve tests and provide analysis of reserve requirement fluctuations
  • Maintain or enhance desktop procedure documentation
  • Prepare Account reconciliations as assigned
  • Analyze and support for ad hoc requests, projects and other duties as assigned
  • Identify efficiency improvements within area of responsibility
  • Reconcile Accounts Receivable sub-system to the General Ledger
  • Support both internal and external auditors during reviews and Sarbanes Oxley testing

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 0-3 years of work experience in accounting, including internship
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A high level of confidentiality is required due to access of payroll information

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to run Pivot Tables and VLOOKUPS
  • Payroll and Fixed Asset experience
  • Working knowledge of HFM, OneStream, JDE and/or SAP
  • Pursuing CPA Certification
  • High-level of interpersonal and communication skills
  • The position may require overtime and/or mandatory weekend work
  • The individual must possess analytical and problem-solving skills

Additional Requirements

  • Minimal travel required


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta
Job Segment: Accounting, ERP, Intern, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Finance, Entry Level, Technology

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