Your source for accounting information in West Virginia

Log in to access your benefits

Not registered? Get a free login
Not a member? Join for great discounts

Accounting Manager at MHIRJ

Posted on 3/7/2022

Contact Info

Name James Crites
Address 2400 Aviation Way
Bridgeport, WV 26330
Phone 304-695-0833

What you’ll be doing…at the core
At the world’s largest CRJ MRO, you’ll have an opportunity to learn valuable skills as you build your career. Responsibilities include:
• Direct all accounting functions and support for Service Center Network’s team leads.
• Lead and manage a team of employees, which may include: performance review and feedback, opportunities for professional development and growth, and personnel decisions concerning hiring, terminations, disciplinary issues, and salary adjustments.
• Oversee, manage and actively participate in month-end close process.
• Drive prompt and accurate financial reporting on a monthly, quarterly, and year-end basis within a short closing timeframe. Communicate with senior management and Corporate Finance.
• Conduct in-depth monthly review of financial results with senior management and segments of the business.
• Work directly with Corporate Finance and Controlling teams to ensure compliance to corporate administrative, accounting and internal control policies.
• Lead process improvement initiatives within general accounting functions as well as support improvement initiatives outside department. Assist with standardization of processes and roles/responsibilities across sites using best practices approach that leads to higher efficiencies and improved management.
• Direct and coordinate activities supporting internal and external audit across the division.
• Support tax reporting requirements.
• Lead IT system migration from Syteline into SAP.
• Assist finance team with the division’s financial planning processes including yearly budget, quarterly forecasts as well as monthly and weekly for local management’s operational reviews.
• Provide administrative reporting and assistance to Director of Finance on various process improvement initiatives along with business case analyses.
This position is based in Bridgeport, WV with the ability to work from home two days a week.

Join us…here’s the why
You obviously have a passion for aviation and want to make valuable contributions with top leaders & customers in the industry - you’ve landed at the right place for that! At MHI RJ we value your contribution to our team, provide robust benefits for you & your family, and offer career growth. To that end, here’s a glimpse of our leading benefits package:

Competitive Salary Company Paid Short & Long Term Disability
Annual Bonus Plan Dependent Coverage
401k with Aggressive Company Match Training Opportunities
Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Health and Wellness Program
Prescription Drug Benefits Employee Assistance Program
Health Savings Account Identity Protection Coverage
Company Paid Life Insurance


Ready to take this to the next level? Let’s review the MHI RJ recruiting checklist…
• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting
• Minimum of 2 years of experience managing a team / employees
• Minimum of 5 years of Accounting or Finance or related experience
• Work experience includes position(s) in large, multi-national public companies is preferred
• Advanced proficiency in the MS Office suite (mainly Excel and PowerPoint)
• Strong financial knowledge; skilled in understanding P&L statements and business analytics
• Strong knowledge of accounting/financial reporting systems, preferable experience with using ERP systems; ideal candidate would have SAP knowledge and experience
• Thorough knowledge of General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), accounting/financial reporting processes and procedures, internal controls, and audit processes
• Analytical and judgment skills necessary to evaluate, interpret, and reconcile accounting and/or financial data according to company and departmental procedures
• Exceptional planning and organizational skills necessary to prioritize, assign, and coordinate workload of assigned area and employees within a multiple project setting

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, national, or local laws.

We thank you for the interest in a career at MHI RJ and look forward to having you join our community! We know you’re excited – so after you submit an application, please monitor your email for future communications from us and be sure to answer your phone when an unknown number appears (or check your voicemail). We look forward to connecting with you!