Job Summary:

The Senior Accountant position is responsible for the accounting operations of HPNE. This includes the production of
periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of
controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk. The Senior Accountant is also responsible for enhancing the accuracy of
HPNE’s reported financial results and ensuring that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting
principles or financial reporting standards.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Accounting Team Members

The responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Oversee day-to-day accounting function
  • Manage and train the team members
  • Identify, recommend and implement improvements in accounting operations
  • Manage balance sheet risk and impairment testing
  • Manage inventory value
  • Administer asset management and capitalization processes
  • Manage the procedures for complex journal entries
  • Support Director of Finance with monthly close, directives and controls and process documentation
  • Assist with financial compliance
  • Configure and execute monthly Cognos reporting
  • Monitor and audit financial systems
  • Work with external auditors and accountants as needed
  • Perform other projects and duties as assigned by the Director of Finance for the overall benefit of the

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Deep knowledge of accounting principles
  • Attention to detail and exceptional organization skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related degree with experience
  • Minimum of 5-8 years of related progressive accounting experience
  • CPA preferred
  • Epicor experience is a plus
  • Experience with GAAP and IFRS
  • Cognos experience is a plus

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds