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Des Plaines, Illinois - USD Full Time Posted by: Honeywell Posted: Sunday, 18 October 2020
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PMT is a global leader in providing customers with high-performance specialty materials, process technologies and automation, and technologies and materials for petroleum refining, gas processing and petrochemical industries.
UOP Controller role will be responsible for all aspects of accounting (including accounting policy, financial reviews and reporting, controls and processes, and business support) at the UOP Strategic Business Unit of Performance Materials and Technologies (PMT) segment. UOP is a global supplier of process technology, products, engineered systems and technical services to the petroleum refining, petrochemical, gas processing and energy industries and is a leader in the research and development of petroleum and petrochemical processing.
The role will use deep accounting expertise in revenue recognition and other complex areas such as restructuring, business combinations, contingent liabilities, and internal control and process implementation and operational oversight. This position is based in Des Plaines, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago and reports directly into the PMT Global Controller.
Position Responsibilities:
Lead reviews of key non-standard, judgmental, and complex transactions during the monthly close process
Oversee monthly reviews related to project EAC's, reserves, contract assets and liabilities including unbilled, advances and deferred accounts and ensure related internal controls are operating effectively
Partner with business CFOs to assess overall business performance on project executions including risk assessment and early warning reporting
Oversee key monthly account reconciliations, journals, reporting schedules
Lead analytical, balances sheet, and account reconciliation reviews of UOP reporting entities globally (balance sheet and P&L)
Partner with the business in reviewing accounting and financial reporting implications of significant transactions (eg complex project accounting, unique licensing/royalty agreements, and other customer contracts, etc.)
Provide accounting support on complex transactions to senior leadership, including President, General Managers, CFO and Finance Directors
Lead pre and post-close process and effectively communicate insights and results to senior management
Collaborate with the business on strategic initiatives, including identifying cost optimization actions, growth and restructuring opportunities
Champion and lead iniatives related to process standardization, automation and internal control improvements
Oversee the implementation of corrective action plans related to internal control deficiencies
Oversee quarterly and annual external financial reporting processes and deliverables
Manage quarterly management representation letter and certification processes
Oversee impact assessment and implementation of new accounting standards
Oversee accounting, control and process related integration for newly acquired businesses
Support special projects/strategic initiatives as required
Ability to travel (up to a week per month) and flexibility on mobility required for future roles

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA (or equivalent) required
9+ years controllership/audit experience

Experience in multinational public accounting firm (preferably the Big 4) with service to mid or large cap public companies or similar role in Corporate Controllers organization at a Fortune 500 Company
Strong and effective oral and written communication skills
Able to work both independently and collaboratively with the business as a team member
Ability to manage multiple priorities and drive process improvement
M&A and integration experience a plus

Additional Information

JOB ID: req247670
Category: Finance
Location: 50 E Algonquin Rd,Des Plaines,Illinois,60,United States
Engineering (GLOBAL)
Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

Des Plaines, Illinois, United States of America
10/18/2020 12:31:57 PM

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