About Us Hach is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions and air.
Our products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by our sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, our goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures and outstanding technical support.
We offer an environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. Working at Hach will provide you the opportunity for robust career development.
OUR MISSION : Ensure water quality for people around the world. OUR VISION : We make water analysis better faster, simpler, greener and more informative via unsurpassed customer partnerships, the most knowledgeable experts, and reliable, easy-
to-use products. WATER QUALITY GROUP Danaher s Water Quality Business is a global leader in water quality analysis and treatment, providing instrumentation and disinfection systems to help analyze and manage the quality of ultra-
pure water, portable water, wastewater, groundwater and ocean water in residential, commercial, industrial, and natural resource applications.
Our water quality business provides products under a variety of brands, including HACH, ChemTreat, and Trojan Technologies.
Purpose of Position :
TheGeneral Accountant (GA) role is to support Hach and RYE accounting services to performgeneral ledger accounting, sales, accounts payable, accounts receivables,treasury, taxes calculations as Income tax, VAT, ISN, SUA revision, annualdeclarations, intercompany reconciliations, GL reconciliations, Inventoryreconciliations, as well the Fixed asset control and depreciations.
Leadexternal audits with CPA firms and accomplish mandatory requirements forMEXGAAPS and US GAAPS. Developing financial statements and reports.
Positionmay provide functional advice or training to less experienced accountantpositions.
Key Responsibilities :
oPerforms and supervise all accounting activities for RYE and Hachentities.
oPerforms closefor supported entities.
oPrepares complex journal entries.
oCalculation of the Federal and State Taxes as ITx, VAT, SUA, ISN, etc.
oPrepare information require to be used in the process of closing month andreport management
oParticipation to and performs complex financial analyses.
oReconciles and documents all accounts on general ledgers and accountingprocedures; AR, AP, Treasury, Prepaids, Inventory, intercompany, etc.
oSupervise the payroll calculation
oCreate and update Cash Flow File
oLead and support internal and external financial audits.
oFixed asset control, calculate monthly depreciations and amortizations
oPrepares files vendor payments and record in the accounting system
oImplement and improve actual internal controls
oAnalyze the monthly results against budget
oAssists in the development of corporate financial accounting policiesand procedures.
oLeads special projects as appropriate (e.g. general ledger updates,changes in accounting procedures / systems).
Channel Management :
oProvides training &support to accounting members (Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll) Insiststhat sales reps / agents follow Trojan selling / approval policies re pricing,approval levels, terms, value selling, etc.
oEnsures strongrelationship with other areas to track operational activities on hand withaccounting policies.
oMaintains confidentialinformation / cooperative relationships with other Danaher companies in the WaterQuality Group
oResponsible for local accounting(General Ledger, AP, AR, Intercompany, Prepaids, Fixed Assets, Taxescalculations, Journal Entries, etc.)
Reporting / Relationships :
oThe GA position is partof the Finance and Accounting department of WQP one reporting line :
Measures of Performance :
oAccomplish month-endgeneral accounting accurate and timely
oComplete financialreports (i.e., balance sheets, income statements, etc.)
oSupport revenue recognitioncorporate standards
oAchieving monthlybooking entries.
Background and Skill :
oBachelor’s degree inaccounting, finance or related discipline
oMinimum of 4 years relevantexperience in general accounting
oSignificant knowledgeof accounting principles, practices, methods and techniques as well as federalaccounting regulations including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles(USGAAP) (MXGAAP).
oAbility to analyze businessconditions.
oAbility to defineproblems, research / collect and analyze data.
oStrong written / oralcommunication and interpersonal skills
Personal Trait Profile
oMust have excellentlistening skills,
oTeamwork - The abilityto work collaboratively with internal and external customers, suppliers, andfellow associates at all levels toward mutual objectives
oTechnical Excellence -The depth and breadth of job-related expertise and the motivation to use andexpand one’s technical knowledge to become a Subject Matter Expert
oStrategic thinking andtactical implementation ability
Danaher Corporation Overview Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide.
Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions.
Our globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage.
We generated $16.5B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000 percent over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries.
We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.