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Staff Accountant
MSC Industrial Supply Co. | Melville, New York
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Job Description

**Job Title** Staff Accountant

**Job Req #** 16072BR

**Full-time/Part-time** Full-Time

**Work Location** Melville, NY (CSC)

**Address** 75 Maxess Road

**City** Melville

**State or Province** NY

**Zip/Postal Code** 11747

**Job Category** Accounting/Audit/Finance

**Job Description** **DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:**

+ Responsible for moderately complex accounting activities relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and the resultant managerial reports and financial statements.

+ Participates in month end close, posts journal entries, analyzes actual to budget variances, performs moderately complex account analysis and bank reconciliation’s.

+ Analyze financial statements and prepare explanation of the findings.

+ Responsible for closing the books in a timely manner.

+ Interact with and assist cost center managers from all functional areas.

+ Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

+ Fosters the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensureunity of purpose and fulfillment of MSC’s mission.

+ Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.


+ Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required.

+ Minimum of two years of job related experience is required.

+ CPA and/or public accounting experience is a plus.


+ Excellent time management skills are required.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.

+ Proficiency in computer spreadsheet, word processing and presentation software is required.

+ Knowledge of SAP and HFM is a plus.


+ A valid driver’s license and the ability to travel up to 15% of the time are required.

**Additional Information**

**Equal Opportunity Statement**

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

About MSC Industrial Supply Co.

MSC Industrial Supply Co. (NYSE: MSM) is a premier direct marketer & distributor of industrial supplies with over 70 years of success and over $2 billion in sales. With more than 5,000 highly valued Associates, we provide outstanding customer service & offer 600,000+ products from thousands of suppliers to hundreds of thousands of Customers. This is accomplished through our Customer Support Centers located in Davidson, NC and Melville, NY (headquarters), our five Customer Fulfillment Centers and Call Centers located in Atlanta, GA; Elkhart, IN; Harrisburg, PA; Reno, NV and Wednesbury, UK, as well as more than 90 sales branches located throughout the United States and one located in the United Kingdom.

To be a member of the MSC Team is to be part of an incredibly exciting and dynamic culture.

When it comes to Customers we have a "go above and beyond" attitude. When it comes to each other, we have a positive "can do" attitude. Our environment is fast-paced, team-oriented and rewarding. We have the pride, passion and commitment to work harder and smarter than the competition. We encourage all of our Associates to realize their fullest potential as individuals and integral members of the team. When we win, we all win together!!