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Atlanta Main, US

Title:  General Ledger Accountant

General Ledger Accountant


Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.


We are looking for an individual to be responsible for general ledger accounting for U.S. entities. Key responsibilities will be:

  • Responsible for general accounting/monthly closing specifically related to cash, payroll and benefits, general accruals, prepaids and new leasing accounting (IFRS16).
  • Process and maintain SAP sub-ledger and related transactions.
  • Create and review new ROU leases and changes in the related lease accounting software.
  • Prepare reconciliations of GL accounts as assigned including ROU accounts, cash accounts, accruals, payroll and benefits, etc.
  • Assist internal business partners with IFRS16 accounting supports.
  • Provide support for areas of responsibility as needed for external and internal auditors.
  • Assist in other accounting areas and projects as needed.


What we offer

  • Great opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • Increasing your abilities and skills in various areas
  • Employment in a stable company with an established position in the market
  • Attractive benefit package
  • Great, multicultural and positive working environment


What you need

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • A minimum 1-3 years’ experience on general ledger accounting and in a manufacturing industry preferred
  • Experience in large ERPs and SAP preferred
  • Strong skills in advanced excel functions such as VLookup, Pivot, etc.
  • Strong critical thinking and data analytical skills
  • Knowledge of International Accounting Standards (IFRS) a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt to changing priorities
  • CPA or working towards one preferred


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

For more information please contact

Please apply with CV, cover letter and salary expectation no later than July 9, 2021 at

Kemira is an equal opportunity employer