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Senior Accountant (Hybrid)



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Koch Minerals & Trading (KM&T) is seeking a Senior Accountant (Hybrid) to join our team! Located at the Koch Industries Corporate Campus in Wichita, KS, we are looking for candidates who are committed to creating long-term value, challenging the status quo, and finding fulfillment in their work. In this role, you will collaborate closely with accounting professionals, back-office IT, middle-office, credit, treasury, tax, and risk teams within the Koch Minerals & Trading organization and other Koch affiliated companies. The Senior Accountant plays an active role in efficiently producing accurate and relevant financial information for business decision making. You will be responsible for delivering analysis reports in a timely manner and demonstrating a solid understanding of accounting concepts and principles within our global commodity trading organization.

Our Team

At KM&T, we value integrity, teamwork, and continuous improvement. We offer opportunities for growth and development within our organization and strive to create a positive work environment for our employees.

Candidates should possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, and problem-solving abilities. Additionally, candidates should be proactive, internally motivated, and capable of driving change in a fast-paced environment while maintaining integrity and compliance.

What You Will Do

  • Complete and innovate the month-end close and financial reporting processes, including recording, reviewing, reconciling, and analyzing monthly trade accruals
  • Analyze large volumes of data from multiple sources, identify discrepancies, and perform variance analysis – think critically, problem solve, and follow up until resolution is achieved
  • Demonstrate understanding of complex business hierarchies for GAAP and management reporting purposes
  • Provide support to other Corporate Capabilities for financial and government reporting inquiries
  • Reconcile trading activity from trading system to the general ledger on a monthly basis.
  • Seek and share knowledge, identify opportunities for improvements, challenge the status quo, and develop recommendations for transformation
  • Participate in larger scale implementation projects, define accounting requirements, and complete testing
  • Develop and foster working relationships that support overall business strategies and decision making
  • Ensure full compliance with KM&T Trading Standards and work to strengthen control environment
  • Seek and share knowledge internally and externally to identify transformative best practices

Who You Are (Basic Qualifications)

  • Bachelors degree or higher in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business

  • A minimum of 5 years previous experience in an Accounting focused role that required a working knowledge of Accounting processes, US GAAP requirements and Internal Financial Controls
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel/Access/Power Point/ – spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data manipulation/analysis, formula creation, and queries, presentations)
  • Experience in the application of fundamental accounting concepts and principles
  • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Masters degree, CPA, or other professional business certification

  • Knowledge of commodity trading and trading fundamentals
  • Experience writing queries and using SQL
  • Experience with and/or ability to utilize business intelligence tools for data visualization and data mining/blending such as Alteryx, Power BI, Automation Anywhere, or other software
  • Process Improvement / Process Transformation / Process Implementation experience
  • Experience with foreign currency

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Hiring Philosophy
All Koch companies value diversity of thought, perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds. We are Military Ready and Second Chance employers. Learn more about our hiring philosophy here.

Who We Are

As a Koch company, Koch Minerals & Trading (KM&T) specializes in the innovative procurement, exchange, and delivery of essential commodity products and services that empower our daily way of life. We pursue the development of investments into successful ventures and new, transformative platforms.

At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our business philosophy helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company.

Our Benefits
Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

Equal Opportunities
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: http://www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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