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Staff Accountant - Harrisburg, PA


Harrisburg, PA, US, 17104

Company:  Pennsy Supply Inc



Job ID:  144408


Pennsy Supply is a CRH company. CRH is the leading vertically integrated supplier of asphalt, aggregates, cement, ready-mix concrete, and paving and construction services in North America. Our 24,100 employees at 1,300 operating locations provide our customers with top-quality, innovative products and services.




This position is responsible for performing general accounting functions, daily, weekly, and monthly, and follow up with operations and financial analysis.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Prepare and book general ledger journal entries
  • Handle general ledger account analysis and reconciliation
  • Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts and job cost accounts, documenting business transactions
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Cash Management Accounting – Records bank charges and funds wired or received
  • Inventory accounting
  • Prepare census reports
  • Assist in preparation of financial reports
  • Compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley controls and provide documentation when necessary
  • Document control procedures, identify weaknesses, and suggest procedures or compensating controls for weaknesses
  • Other duties as assigned


Education and/or Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Able to work independently with attention to detail
  • Able to follow direction and work effectively individually or in a team environment
  • Able to respond to stressful situations, co-workers and customers in a professional, courteous manner
  • Ability to effectively prioritize assignments to meet long-term and short-term deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels within the organization
  • Ability to analyze, consolidate, and interpret financial data
  • Able to work various times during day, night or weekend hours as needed
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills and proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, etc


Language Skills   


  • Able to effectively communicate in verbal and written form to management, executives and internal customers
  • Ability to write procedure manuals
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from internal and external customers


Reasoning Ability     


  • Able to identify, define and resolve problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Able to interpret an extensive variety of instructions
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables


Physical Demands


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Able to talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to manipulate objects, or controls
  • Vision abilities (with correction) include close, distance, peripheral, depth, and the ability to adjust focus
  • May require sitting for extended periods of time
  • Able to move/carry objects up to 25 lbs


Work Environment


  • The noise level in some areas of the work environment may be loud, but is typically quiet to moderate
  • Have reliable transportation to travel between company offices and plants


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Pennsy Supply is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia
Nearest Secondary Market: Harrisburg

Job Segment: Supply, Document Control, Operations, Administrative