Accounting Manager - North America
Salt Lake City, UT 
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Job Description

Job Description:

Boart Longyear is looking to hire a new North America Accounting Manager. This position will be based in our corporate office in West Valley City, UT. The North American Controller is a key member of the finance team that directs and develops the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, initiatives and controls for the US, Canada and Mexico.

The Accounting Manager will oversee the high performing, multi-regional accounting team and ensure sound leadership and mentoring skills are demonstrated. They will have strong inter-personal skills and will have the ability to flex their management style to effectively manage down, across and up the organization. They must be able to partner with all functions across the organization, providing key financial insights, expertise and analysis to the North America Controller and members of the Finance team. The Accounting Manager must be highly organized, results-driven and detail-oriented. The Accounting Manager reports to the North America Controller and manages several direct reports in the US and Canada.

Primary Duties Include

  • Oversee the entirety of the close process, including thorough review of the income statement and balance sheet in the USA, Canada and Mexico

  • Manage and provide ongoing training to accounting personnel

  • Prepare and review internal and external reporting and compliance documents.

  • Reconcile and analyze accounts monthly, review reconciliations and reports prepared by others, and promptly research and correct any variances

  • Reviews and approves general ledger journal entries and balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Provide support for audits and reviews performed by external auditors

  • Assist in global inventory projects and manage a regional inventory costing team.

  • Lead a team of intercompany accountants who are responsible for accurately reporting intercompany transactions which occur throughout the globe

  • Engages in constant process improvements and automations

  • Completes various ad hoc projects for Regional Controller


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance required

  • Master's degree or CPA preferred but not required

  • 5+ years of progressive experience

  • Public Accounting experience preferred (Will consider someone currently in Public Accounting)

  • Manufacturing Background

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Self-motivated and detail oriented

Perks, Benefits and Compensation :

We know that talented people are attracted to companies with long term success, an amazing culture. We also know you want a company that provides competitive pay, comprehensive benefits and outstanding career advancement opportunities. If hired you can expect;

  • Strong compensation plan

  • Full medical benefits

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 401K

  • Paid Time Off

About Boart Longyear:

Established in 1890, Boart Longyear is the world's leading provider of drilling services, drilling equipment and performance tooling for mining and drilling companies. It also has a substantial presence in aftermarket parts and service, energy, mine de-watering, oil sands exploration, production drilling, and down-hole instrumentation.

Boart Longyear is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in Sydney, Australia (ASX:BLY). More information about Boart Longyear can be found at . To get Boart Longyear news direct, follow us on Twitter , LinkedIn and Facebook .

All new hires must pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

Boart Longyear does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where Boart Longyear does business.

EEO Statement:

Boart Longyear is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.

Auto req ID: 11723BR
Job Code: 010004 Accountant/Financial Analyst 4.08.Professional
Function: Finance
Region (Business Group): NAM
Country: United States Of America
State/Province: Utah
City: Salt Lake City


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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