Manager of Accounting Hanson Logistics - Saint Joseph, MI


Responsible for all areas of accounting, including but not limited to, financial reporting, financial and operational analysis, ad-hoc reporting, budgeting, forecasting, internal and external audits and general ledger.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Completes the monthly general ledger closing process, including journal entry preparation, account reconciliations and analysis.
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements and management reporting, including variance analysis and explanation of operating results.
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of internal/external financial reporting in accordance with required accounting principles and in accordance with GAAP.
  • Assist in the annual budget preparation, including variance analysis
  • Assists with monthly forecasts and analysis.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of accounts receivable and payable teammates.


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting. Five or more years of accounting experience.
  • CPA and/or Masters Degree preferred but not required
  • Ability to effectively present complex information clearly in one-on-one and small group situations to management and other employees of the organization.
  • Knowledge of GAAP and Financial Statement preparation.
  • Sound technical knowledge of budgeting and financial analysis processes.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Advance knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel and Access) PC, accounting software, report writing and the ability to write Ad-hoc queries.

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Accounting: 5 years
  • data/database management: 1 year
  • Auditing: 1 year
  • Budgeting: 1 year
  • general ledger administration: 1 year

Required license or certification:

  • CPA