Staff Accountant - 2018

Staff Accountant - 2018
Coopersburg, PA

Job Description

Staff Accountant

Join Lutron’s accounting team and you will be responsible for significant components of our business:

  • Manage the financial information for several Lutron manufacturing sites, Lutron-owned international subsidiaries, or corporate functional areas.
  • Handle the complete accounting for your assigned area(s)
  • Provide financial information so that the best business decisions can be made
  • Create management reports, reconcile financial statements, and handle other requests for both internal and external (taxing and legal authorities) customers
  • Pursue your CPA or MBA while getting hands-on experience

A Day in the Life of a Staff Accountant:

8:00am   –  Prepare day’s agenda, check and respond to emails

8:30am   –  Work at desk: account reconciliation, run financial statements for offshore accounting firm, book a journal entry to accrue monthly recurring expenses

9:00am   –  Analyze financial statement variances to budget in prep of the meeting

9:30am   –  Lead a meeting with operations and supply chain team reviewing this month’s financials

10:30am –  Run an ad hoc report on G&A expenses for the Finance Director

12:00pm –  Go for a run / walk on the rail trail then pick up lunch at Lutron Cafe

1:00pm   –  Regularly scheduled conference call with Mexico manufacturing plant regarding cost estimates

2:30pm   –  Stop by and work with accounts payable to resolve billing issue

3:30pm   –  Team meeting to prep for end of month reporting

4:30pm   –  Work on external audit tasks

6:00pm   –  Meet up with coworkers for a volleyball game

Does this sound like how you would like to spend your day?

If so, Lutron is looking for candidates with the following criteria:

  • Bachelor’s or Masters degree in Accounting from an accredited institution with at least a 3.2 GPA
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Pay attention to the details, but not get hung up on them
  • Enjoy working in teams and possess outstanding communication skills
  • Have a history of making an impact on organizations
  • Interest in pursuing a CPA or MBA preferred


Lutron Electronics’ position as the leading manufacturer of lighting controls worldwide, our unsurpassed quality, the breadth and depth of our product offerings, and our commitment to servicing our worldwide customers have resulted in double-digit growth annually. This growth has allowed the company to continue to invest in recruiting and retaining the best people we can find to help us service our customers. Continuous growth has also fueled our ability to constantly develop new technologies and new manufacturing processes that drive the creation of new or better products and services.


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