Newell Brands Accountant II- Pure Fishing in Columbia, South Carolina

Position Title: Accountant II - Pure Fishing

Reports to: Accounting Manager

Location: Columbia, SC

Job Summary:

Heavy account reconciliation and journal entry preparation. Integral team member to the monthly financial close process.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Analyzes records of financial transactions to determine accuracy and completeness of entries

  • Reconciles various GL, bank, and intercompany accounts

  • Reports and advises on organization’s financial status

  • Develops, implements, modifies, and documents accounting systems

  • Compliance with all Sarbanes-Oxley internal reporting requirements

  • Conducts special studies, develops, or recommends enhancements to accounting methods and procedures.

  • Under general supervision, carries out broad and complex assignments requiring comprehensive knowledge in the field of specialization and of the organization in order to interpret and apply organization policies, as well as develop recommendations for change


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent computer skills Including Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Strong organizational skills necessary

  • Work independently with limited supervision

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field

  • Three to five years’ experience in an accounting field

  • Experience with SAP and Hyperion is desired

  • The position description does not constitute as an employment agreement between the employer and coworker and is subject to change at the discretion of the employer as the needs of the employer change.

  • We participate in E-Verify

  • Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.