General Ledger Accountant

Company description

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. is a company of diverse businesses unified by shared values and vision. We serve the agriculture, mining, industrial and water reclamation markets with a broad range of products and technologies, worldwide. Serving these customers well is a passion and a commitment-one which the people of Tessenderlo Kerley find rewarding, empowering and meaningful.

If you want the work you do to make a positive impact on the world in which we live, working alongside innovative, quality-focused people of vision, then Tessenderlo Kerley is the right place for you.

Job description

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At Tessenderlo Kerley, we’re not just experts in our field; we're pioneers in creating solutions that make a real difference. We are currently seeking a detail-oriented and experienced General Ledger (GL) Accountant to enhance our accounting operations team. 

As a GL Accountant at Tessenderlo Kerley, you will have the opportunity to engage with a dynamic team and contribute to our financial accuracy and integrity.

As a GL Accountant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Executing monthly accounting tasks such as accruals, journal entries and general ledger reconciliations using SAP.
  • Assisting with month-end close processes and enhancing workflow efficiencies.
  • Managing payroll accounting duties and reconciliations, including analysis related to various incentive plans.
  • Participating in the implementation of accounting standards (US GAAP, IFRS) and policy updates.
  • Ensuring accuracy and completeness of financial reports and transaction analysis.
  • Reconciling corporate transactions, including credit cards, daily banking activities and treasury operations.
  • Conducting SG&A expense reviews to identify budget variances.
  • Providing analytical support for special projects and internal reporting.
  • Supporting annual audits and financial information management.
  • Innovating and recommending process improvements to enhance our accounting practices.


Who You Are:

  • You hold a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and have at least three years of relevant experience.
  • You are proficient with SAP or similar ERP systems, and you're an Excel power user.
  • Your accounting knowledge spans standards, processes, reporting and systems.
  • You demonstrate advanced analytical and problem-solving skills, and pay high attention to detail.
  • You are a strong communicator, capable of working effectively in a diverse team environment.
  • You possess a proactive, hands-on approach and a resilient, can-do attitude.
  • You are comfortable and able to be onsite- 5 days a week.


Why join Tessenderlo Kerley:

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Why Join Us?

  • Work/life balance
  • Fun and rewarding environment
  • Learning, development and teamwork
  • Community involvement/outreach
  • Challenging and meaningful work
  • Benefits & Rewards:

  • Medical-Dental-Vision-Prescription (Low employee premiums!)
  • 401(k) plan with dollar-for-dollar matching up to the first 5% of employee contribution
  • 401(k) company retirement contribution at year-end, equal up to 4% of annual base salary
  • Short-term incentive awards based on measured performance criteria
  • Life Insurance (2x annual base salary)
  • Paid vacation and sick time, and 10 paid holidays per year
  • Tuition Reimbursement: Up to $5,000 per calendar year (non-taxable)
  • Adoption Assistance: Up to $7,500 in reimbursement assistance
  • Paid maternity and parental time off
  • Business Travel Life & Accident Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Telemedicine program for you and your dependents
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Company referral program

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. is part of Tessenderlo Group (Euronext: TESB), a global industrial group that focuses on agriculture, valorizing bio-residuals, machinery, mechanical engineering, electronics, energy, and industrial solutions for water management. At the heart of the strategy of Tessenderlo Group lies the conviction that “Every Molecule Counts.” In everything we do, we seek to further valorize and add value to our products and processes. For more information about Tessenderlo Group, please visit

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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