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Senior Cost Accountant

Company:  Ball Corporation

Westminster, CO, US, 80021

Date:  Feb 15, 2024
Job Category:  Finance
Req. ID:  33285

Further your career at Ball, a world leader in manufacturing sustainable aluminum packaging and aerospace solutions. Achieve extraordinary things when you join our team, and make a difference in your professional development, the community, and around the globe!


Primary Purpose of the Position

Provides technical support to the cost accounting function as directed.


Essential Responsible Areas:

  • Performs month-end close process and assists in the analysis and preparation of the divisional financial results for the corporate consolidation
  • Performs quarterly financial statement disclosures, account reconciliations, and balance sheet variance analysis
  • Prepares month-end close journal entries related to ACA, intercompany/eliminations, transfer pricing, sales accruals, business consolidation costs/restructuring activities, and customer inventory revaluations
  • Develops and monitors procedures and guidelines for the division financial organization. This includes the maintenance of the beverage division accounting policies
  • Creates, reviews, masters, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for areas of responsibility
  • Works on various projects as assigned and continuously find ways to improve through creating efficiencies, streamlining repetitive processes, and leveraging technology
  • Liaises with other functions and shared services functions in the performance of accounting responsibilities and in implementing company-wide initiatives, support audit requests as needed
  • Performs adhoc duties and monthly analysis as needed to support divisional functions
  • Establishes and maintains effective work relationships within the department, the division and group


Position Requirement & Competencies:

  • Broad training in a related field acquired through Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.  Finance degree may be acceptable with recent and relevant accounting work experience.
  • Job related experience for 3 years minimum.
  • Certifications/Licenses/Other: CPA preferred
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data and make recommendations.
  • Working knowledge of the following areas:  advanced accounting principles, practices, nomenclature, and procedures; cost accounting, advanced command of Excel, savvy with technology tools, and navigate ERPs.


Compensation & Benefits

  • Hybrid On-Site Work Environment: Based in Colorado, this position requires regular in-person engagement by working on-site for three (3) or more days per work week (with core collaboration days of Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday). [Travel and local commute between Ball locations and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.]
  • Hiring Salary Range: $70,800-$106,030 (Salary to be determined by the applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity and alignment with market data.)
  • This role will be eligible to participate in the annual incentive compensation plan.
  • Ball includes a comprehensive benefits structure, Go to our career site and click "Total Rewards" to learn more.


Ball Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We actively encourage applications from everybody. All qualified job applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, aboriginality, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, veteran status, age, political affiliation or any other non-merit characteristic.


When you join Ball you belong to a team of over 22,000 members worldwide. Our products range from infinitely recyclable aluminum cans, cups, and aerosol bottles to aerospace solutions that enable our customers to have a deeper understanding of our planet and the universe.


Each of us has a deep commitment to diversity and inclusion which is the foundation of our culture of belonging.


Everyone at Ball is making a difference by doing what we love. Because what we create may change, but what we will always make is a difference.


Please note the advertised job title might vary from the job title on the contract due to local job title structure and global HR systems.
No agencies please.





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