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Inventory Accountant

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Date: Jun 4, 2021

Location: Deer Park, TX, US, 77536

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.

At Lubrizol, our mission is straightforward: We improve lives as an essential partner in our customers’ success, delivering efficiency, reliability or wellness to their end users. Read the cover story in Smart Business Magazine to learn how Lubrizol plans to advance its growth.


Position Summary:

As a Team member of the Deer Park Finance group you will be responsible for completing assigned tasks in general accounting as well as inventory/cost accounting.  You will be developing and implementing solutions to daily reporting and accounting issues as a liaison with plant operations and support their goals and initiatives.   Other responsibilities include meeting reporting deadlines, working collaboratively with both your team and with other members within the organization.  The position requires physical presence in the manufacturing facility. 

Tasks Performed:

  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of financial reports with commentary as required
  • Perform general accounting functions (recorded journal entries, perform account reconciliation/ analysis and expense analysis)
  • Participate in the budget and forecast activities (depreciation and plant expenses)
  • Understand and satisfy the needs of internal customers, educating them on corporate policies and procedures
  • Monthly third-party warehouse inventory reconciliations
  • NWSM reporting and analysis
  • Property tax rendering for all Texas locations
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Lease accounting
  • GR/IR analysis
  • Property tax abatement management
  • Special projects and opportunities



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-5 years of accounting experience
  • Working knowledge of SAP-S4
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Must possess the ability to solve problems and think analytically
  • Strong detail orientation and organizational skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under time constraints and handle multiple tasks
  • Self-starter/Ability to take on additional challenges and projects
  • Capable of learning new systems, procedures, and processes


Working Conditions:

  • Office environment activity
  • Manufacturing plant environment (periodically)
  • Flex working hours with the need for some overtime as needed during busy periods

While headquartered in the United States, Lubrizol is truly a global specialty chemical company.  We have a major presence in five global regions and do business in more than 100 countries. Our corporate culture ensures that Lubrizol is one company throughout the world, but you will find each region is a unique place to work, live and play.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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