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Sr. Operations Accountant

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.



The Senior Operations Accountant performs accounting and finance functions for several US based door plants and functional departments.  As our Senior Operations Accountant you will perform accounting transactions, account analysis / reconciliations and financial close processes to ensure the accuracy, reliability and integrity of the company’s books and records.  The Senior Operations Accountant also has the responsibility to ensure consistent and effective compliance with generally accepted accounting principles, Company policies and procedures and any applicable laws and regulations.  You will also support the needs of the business by providing account analysis and required financial reports to better understand financial information that may have an impact on financial and operational performance.  Essential duties of the Senior Operations Accountant include but are not limited to:


  • Execute daily, weekly and monthly accounting activities to ensure timely workflow and recording of all financial transactions.
  • Perform activities related to the monthly closing process for several US-based plants and functional areas.  Responsibilities include running reports, preparing journal entries, preparing accruals, account reconciliations, creating standard work and improving the accuracy and timeliness of the close process.
  • Performs processes and controls to ensure the proper valuation of inventory and accurate reporting of cost of sales.  This includes accounting and analysis related to labor and overhead costs.  Responsibilities also includes supporting Operations in establishing standard cost models where applicable.
  • Performs processes and controls to ensure the accurate valuation of inventory.  This includes analysis and related adjustments for lower of cost or net realizable value, excess and obsolete inventory and other inventory adjustments.
  • Support actions to achieve plant profitability and business plans.
  • Extract, review, analyze and compile information from a variety of financial and non-financial systems.
  • Perform analysis and process transactions related to construction in process and other capital expenditures monthly.
  • Ensure compliance with internal policies and controls covering broad areas including data integrity, asset protection, segregation of duties, financial reporting, information systems and adherence to corporate policies (GAAP, SOX compliance, etc.).





  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or relevant discipline required.
  • Minimum three to five years of experience in a finance or accounting at a manufacturing company and /or public accounting.
  • Active CPA / CMA certification or sufficient progress toward completion preferred.
  • Has a strong understanding of accounting concepts including the interrelation of the income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement.
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills including ability to interact effectively with all levels throughout the company.
  • Team player who is organized, a self-starter and pays attention to detail.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Experience with SAP, HFM/Hyperion/OneStream consolidation tools and data analytics tools (Power BI) preferred.




JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte