Sr. Staff Accountant - Manufacturing Environment Experience Preferred in Wood Dale, Illinois at Videojet

Date Posted: 4/2/2018

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Job ID: VID003839

About Us

Videojet Technologies, Inc. is the global leader in the manufacturing of coding, printing and marking products. This high technology product prints variable information, such as expiration dates on grocery products, packaged goods, pharmaceuticals or catalogues. As the market share leader, we have operations in over 30 countries with 2600 employees worldwide.

A wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation (, Videojet is the core of the $800 million Product Identification Platform. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused and growth-oriented, guided by the phenomenally successful Danaher Business System. Working at Videojet, gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities.


We are seeking a talented & dynamic individual to fill the position of Senior Staff Accountant in Wood Dale, Illinois. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast growing organization. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting the North America and Global Accounting team in performing the monthly, quarterly and yearly accounting functions.

Responsibilities Include: 
• Prepare and reconcile accounts within various areas of accounting. These areas may include accruals, receivables, intangibles, payables, prepaids, allowances, reserves and other areas.  
• Assist with maintaining and updating financial consolidation and reporting system (HFM).
• Assist in month end, quarter-end and year-end closing processes and in preparing schedules for corporate 10-K reporting
• Develop, implement and standardize accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures; recommending changes and works as a team with other accountants and cross functional teams
• Identify and support our continuous improvement initiatives
• Other ad-hoc requests
• Up to date on latest technical accounting pronouncements
• Self-starter, requires minimum supervision and being able to work in a matrix organization with significant cross functional interaction. 
• Advanced Excel skills 
• Deadline-Oriented
• Team-Oriented
• Organized, efficient and attention to detail

Job Requirements


• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business: Accounting concentration courses required if not an Accounting degree
• 3+ years of experience, preferably in public accounting and/or global manufacturing organization
• CPA required
• ERP experience preferred (Oracle and/or HFM preferred)
• Manufacturing experience and exposure to foreign currency revaluations is a strong plus 
• Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

Videojet Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.