Today’s business landscape requires companies to flex with changing
global requirements and to leverage digital capabilities to meet
customer expectations. Fortna helps clients solve the most complex
distribution challenges and ensure business continuity. We are an
end-to-end design-build firm, delivering data-driven solutions
supported by engineering expertise, intelligent software, and best-fit
technologies. Our solutions help improve performance, enable growth,
and ultimately, drive profitability.
Fortna | Pierau is known for planning and implementing solutions in
the areas of intralogistics, supply chain and logistics IT. In 60
years, we have successfully completed more than 2,000 projects for a
wide variety of customers in retail and manufacturing. Well-known
German and international companies rely on our services.
Fortna | Pierau is a subsidiary of the globally successful US
consulting company Fortna - The Distribution Experts.
This position will be primarily responsible for supervision of
regional accounting staff which includes: maintaining the General
Ledger; preparing external and internal financial statements; managing
taxes; managing accounts payable/receivable; and supporting the
Project Accounting team with respect to Project Accounting. This role
will also provide technical financial leadership to ensure sound
internal controls, budgeting, and financial management.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
- Executing financial reporting by preparing and analyzing
quarterly, monthly and annual statements to ensure that financial
information is recorded accurately to the appropriate requesting
authorities in accordance with US and country specific Generally
Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
- Maintaining General Ledger by reconciling internal accounts;
ensuring journal entries are made in a timely manner; and conducting
month end closing.
- Being responsible for the management of the accounts
payable/receivable and the associated processes and activities.
- Being responsible for management of Tax filings.
- Planning, managing and controlling foreign exchange exposure.
- Providing training and development support to the local accounting staff.
- Other duties as deemed necessary.