Financial Accountant

Date: Apr 16, 2024

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28273 Klamath Falls, OR, US, 97601

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

JELD-WEN is currently seeking a Financial Accountant to join our growing team.


The Opportunity:


As a valued member of the corporate accounting team, the Financial Accountant will be part of a team responsible for accurate and timely accounting and monitoring of company’s cash, self-insurance, accruals, incentive compensation, and other assets and liabilities as assigned.


This position will be located either in the Charlotte NC, headquarters or Klamath Falls, and reports to the Accounting Manager.


What You Will Do:


  • Prepare monthly journal entries related to the assigned cost centers, including (but not limited to) amortization calculations for certain prepaid expenses, recording and tracking costs related to Cloud Computing Arrangements (ASU 2018-18), SGA intercompany charges, ERP/TICK, Stock Based Compensation, and monthly accruals.
  • Become proficient in assessing needs for accounting guidance research and technical memos, documenting as applicable.
  • Assist Manager and Financial Planning with forecasting and budgeting for departments.
  • Record and monitor Fixed Assets and Leases in software (SAP & LeaseController)
  • Monitor Assets Under Construction and capital approvals, working with project owners to ensure capitalization at go-live
  • Prepare account reconciliations and perform analyses on related accounts.
  • Assist other locations with review of financial statements and internal controls (occasional travel may be required).
  • Work with associated departments in understanding statements, activities, accruals, etc.
  • Work closely with Bank Recon team as needed, including coordination of Cash Tracking and Book Overdrafts
  • Become an expert in SOX Controls, assist Manager in the preliminary and annual audit performed by external and internal auditors.
  • Assist Manager with quarterly reporting requirements and other special projects as assigned.


How You Stand Out:


  • Strong Attention to Detail
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to follow policies and procedures and support organizational goals.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing, and to work well in collaborative group environments.
  • Intermediate knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Excel and Power Point.
  • Experience with Financial Accounting Software (OneStream, SAP) is a plus.
  • Memo writing, Balance Sheet audits, and Data Science background a plus
  • Ability to work remotely, participate in online meetings and presentations, and report to a manager at another location.


Who You Are:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting.
  • Up to three years’ relevant experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Participation in community or team activities such as volunteering or cultural organizations.



About JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. 

JELD-WEN is a leading global designer, manufacturer and distributor of high-performance interior and exterior doors, windows, and related building products serving the new construction and repair and remodeling sectors. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., the company operates facilities in 16 countries in North America and Europe and employs approximately 18,000 people. Since 1960, the JELD-WEN team has been committed to making quality products that create safe and sustainable environments for customers, associates and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; and Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe. For more information, visit

In 2022, Newsweek named JELD-WEN as one of America’s Most Trustworthy Companies.

What We Offer

Investing in People is one of our Core Values, we strive to attract & retain great people! As such, JELD-WEN offers competitive compensation & benefits packages. As a global organization, specific benefits may vary, however typically including medical & dental, generous leave policies, retirement program, etc.

JELD-WEN is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not tolerate discrimination, harassment, and/or retaliation based on individuals’ physical traits, beliefs, and/or other characteristics that are protected under applicable laws.

JELD-WEN does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte