Columbus, Ohio

Responsibilities for this Position

Columbus, Ohio


As a Senior Accountant you will be responsible for various accounting activities, including performing general ledger account reconciliations, preparing journal entries, reconcile bank statements, customer receivables and vendor payables, assist with month-end financial reporting, conduct variance analyses, and create various other reports. You will be collaborating closely with the operating departments throughout the company, finance staff, and CFO.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform all general ledger accounting functions, through the monthly closing and preparation of operating statements for each aircraft.
  • Daily bank reconciliations for 5 accounts.
  • Assist with creating detailed reports and review of monthly billing documentation to aircraft owners.
  • Extract and balance data from Concur for posting into Great Plains and Access database.
  • Create and process journal entries in the general ledger system.
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet account reconciliations.
  • Assist with month-end financial reporting.
  • Conduct periodic reviews of fixed assets.
  • Assist with preparation of FET return and reconcile balances to general ledger.
  • Continuously review existing financial processes to identify and recommend improvements.
  • Prepare ad hoc reports and perform other duties as assigned.
  • Assists in the development and enforcement of strong internal controls.
  • Other duties may be assigned, as needed.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Five years or more of corporate accounting experience.
  • Strong oral and written English communication skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related discipline.
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a full remote environment.
  • Well organized, detail oriented, and accurate.
  • Strong data and reconciliation skills.
  • Intermediate or higher Excel skills.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Results driven - able to execute with high personal accountability.
  • Strong business and financial acumen - audit experience beneficial.
  • Excellent team working skills.
  • Good career progression.
  • Intuitive and thinks outside-of-the-box to provide feedback and suggestions to improve processes and efficiencies.

Equal Employment Opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Jet Aviation, where individuals are hired, employed, recognized, and advance based upon their individual skills and abilities and without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), status as a protected veteran or any status or characteristic protected from employment discrimination under applicable federal, state and local laws (EEO status). This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, promotions, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, and opportunities for training and advancement.


Columbus, Ohio

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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