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Requisition ID:  76442

Accountant I

Calhoun, Georgia, United States, 30701



Are you looking for more?

At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.



What we need:


Mohawk is looking for an entry level accountant to assist with general accounting duties, journal entry preparation, working with internal control and updating control process documents, moderate to complex G/L account reconciliations, periodic and ad hoc reporting, and audit support.



What you’ll do:


  • Facilitate month end closing processes: prepare journal entries and general ledger reconciliation
  • Process monthly lease payments
  • 842 Lease accounting
  • Provide analysis of assigned accounts and financial impact of transactions
  • Gather and prepare audit documentation
  • Work with internal controls and maintain Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance by verifying the accuracy of methods and controls according to GAAP
  • Act as liaison between the accounting group and the business units ensuring compliance, continuous adherence to SOX and other regulatory guidelines, processes, and reporting requirements.
  • Supports the finance organization with projects stretching across the entire company



What you have:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related discipline. Master’s preferred
  • 0 - 2 years of job specific work experience in corporate or multi-topic accounting environment or relevant public accounting experience
  • Strong technical skill in finance, accounting and business performance analysis and modeling
  • Experience developing effective solutions to diverse and complex business problems
  • Intermediate knowledge of spreadsheets packages, financial and accounting application software.
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Project management experience in executing projects through implementation, across multiple internal and external reporting and organizational lines preferred.



What you’re good at:


  • Good oral, written, presentation and interpersonal communications skills; ability to effectively exercise tact, discretion, judgment and diplomacy when interacting with internal and external customers, and senior management. The ability to communicate with others in antagonistic situations using appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to maintain professionalism in accordance with corporate standards.
  • Utilize Microsoft Office tools especially Excel for analyzing data to provide to management for decision making.
  • Ability to research more complex accounting topics and draw relevant conclusions to present to management.
  • Willingness to learn from, and work with, diverse teams across functional areas.
  • Ability and willingness to accept responsibility, willingness to challenge established practices and draw relevant conclusions, including the persistence and willingness to take calculated risk, to stimulate, market and sell new ideas within the organization
  • Ability to perform in a high-pressure environment and/or crisis situation and maintain safety and ensure adherence to Corporate Code of Conduct



What else?


  • We’re located in a pretty great spot – check out this video to see what we mean
  • This is an onsite role located in Calhoun, GA. Hybrid work schedule offered upon completion of training.



Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

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