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Manufacturing Accountant

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Date: Nov 17, 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.


This position is located at Lubrizol’s largest manufacturing facility in Deer Park, Texas and focuses on providing information, processes and solutions that enable plant operations to achieve their goals and initiatives. A typical day may include developing and implementing solutions to daily reporting and accounting issues, both in regards to general accounting and inventory/cost accounting. Candidates who are self-directed, enjoy working in and around a manufacturing environment and are able to manage multiple priorities and responsibilities will thrive in this role. This is an exciting position which will allow driven candidates to gain knowledge and experience for advancement to positions of greater responsibility throughout the company.


Key Responsibilities & Business Impact:

  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of financial reports, sharing analytical perspective as appropriate. 
  • Perform general accounting functions (recorded journal entries, account reconciliation/analysis and expense analysis).
  • Participate in the budget and forecast activities (depreciation and plant expenses).
  • Proactively anticipate the needs of internal customers and stakeholders and build plant leadership capabilities by providing coaching and guidance on Lubrizol policies and procedures.   
  • Conduct monthly third-party warehouse inventory reconciliations and NWSM reporting and analysis.
  • Lead property tax rendering for all Texas locations and property tax abatement management
  • Participate in internal and external audits.
  • Support lease accounting procedures, GR/IR analysis.
  • Lead and participate in special projects for accounting the accounting function and initiatives which support our operations facilities.


Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • 2+ years of accounting experience


What Will Put You Ahead:

  • Working knowledge of SAP-S4
  • Experience establishing and implementing process improvements relative to accounting practices.

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.

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