Newell Brands Sr. Accountant- Pure Fishing in Columbia, South Carolina

Position Title: Sr. Accountant - Pure Fishing

Reports to: Accounting Manager

Location: Columbia, SC

Job Summary:

Key member of the Accounting team responsible for assisting with all aspects of the monthly close and assisting with ensuring proper internal controls are established and followed.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Utilize Hyperion to consolidate and report monthly results

  • Maintain Hyperion mapping tables and prepare Hyperion journal entries

  • Prepares various monthly journal entries

  • Reconciles various GL, bank, and intercompany accounts

  • Develops, implements, modifies, and documents accounting systems

  • Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley standards

  • 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

  • Five plus years experience in an accounting role

  • Experience with SAP is desired and Hyperion is required

  • 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

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.