Accounting Specialist


Maryland Heights, MO, US, 63043

Company:  9024-Engineered Sales (ESI)

A growing division of a Fortune 500 company is seeking a full-time Accounting Specialist to report to and work closely with the Controller and accounting staff to performing a variety of duties.


Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with the monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial closings
  • Preparation of Blackline reconciliations
  • Assist with budget preparations
  • Resolution of daily accounting matters with accounting staff
  • Assist the Credit Manager in resolution of past due receivables
  • Provide corporate and internal data requests.
  • Provide customer and supplier administrative requests.
  • Perform freight audits, process rebate credits, prepare cycle count overviews, and maintain fixed asset records.
  • Submit claims to supplier programs
  • Fulfill data requests from internal and external audit groups
  • Participate in accounting, system implementation, and operational projects as needed


Required Experience/Education/Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting
  • 5-10 years of experience in accounting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Teams, including intermediate experience with Excel
  • Ability to work accurately in a fast paced, growing company environment


As the world’s largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power® network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power® has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power® is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

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