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Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018 11:28 AM

It starts with great chemistry.
Univar is more than a distribution company : we're a leading, global partner dedicated to improving quality of life for our customers through the products, expertise, and relationships that serve the world's most essential industries. Founded in 1924, with global headquarters in Downers Grove, IL, Univar generated 8+ billion in sales in 2016 : securing the 1 market position in North America and the 2 market position in Europe.
Creating great chemistry is not just about the innovative products and services we safely deliver to customers around the world. It also takes people : people like you : and today, our worldwide team of more than 8,000 employees is helping build a company where the best people want to work. If you're looking for an experience where your actions will make a positive difference every day, you've come to the right place.
The Accounting Clerk has primary responsibility for ensuring that all accounting activities associated with purchase / invoice processing variances are completed consistently and accurately and to reconcile assigned general ledger accounts in a timely and accurate manner.
:Investigate and analyze PO variances and provide clear concise explanations.
:Complete general ledger account reconciliations.
:Month End Close tasks, including prepare monthly accruals andjournal entries to correct accounting distribution
:Provide open PO liability report and final report for the netback programs
:Manually close purchase orders
:Resource for A/P questions.Performs other related duties as required or requested.
Requirements are:
:A high school diploma, GED Certificate, or equivalent experience is required for this position, and some coursework in accounting is preferable.
:Minimum of 2 years of general accounting experience in one or more of the following areas: General Ledger account reconciliation, variance analysis, inventory related processing.
:Strong analytical and problem solving skills
:Ability to prioritize, plan, problem solve, organize and meet deadlines
:Knowledge of one or more Univar ERP systems, such as, DCS, Millenium and/or SAP preferred
:Knowledge and experience working with MS Office Suite, with strong Excel skills
Univar is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.
We offer comprehensive benefits to full time and part time employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous vacation and sick leave and much more.


• Location: Seattle

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