Senior Staff Accountant - Accountable

Peoria, Illinois, United States
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Job Description


Caterpillaris seeking an experienced finance professional for the Electric PowerDivision. As a business project consultant, you will coordinate theplanning, design, and implementation of a financial reporting and analysistransformation project for the division.

JobDuties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

Responsiblefor coordinating division financial reporting and analysis transformationproject:
  • Coordinatingproject implementation with overall Energy & Transportation organization
  • Leadingdivisional project implementation across multiple businesses across a globalorganization
  • Planning projectscope and implementation of strategy across division
  • Design andimplement full package of financial reporting tools across various divisionalreporting levels
  • Drive processefficiencies and mechanization throughout organization structure
  • Deliver on keymilestones and project go live deadlines
  • Develop androllout training materials across organization
  • Design andimplementation of comprehensive Executive visualization package
  • Timely projectcommunication to key project stakeholders, including Division CFO
  • Various otherdivisional consolidations activities


  • Bachelor's leveldegree in Accounting; Non-Accounting degree requires 18 hours of coreaccounting courses or approved certification (CPA/CMA)
  • 4-6 years ofaccounting related experience

TopCandidates Will Also Have:
  • Prior experiencewith Axiom and Alteryx reporting tools
  • Designproficiency with advanced reporting tools such as Tableau or Power BI
  • Deep knowledgeof Caterpillar's O&E Model, Enterprise Reporting, and analysis toolkit
  • Deepunderstanding of Caterpillar financial systems and transactional ledger details
  • Prior FP&Aexperience
  • Comprehensiveknowledge of Caterpillar Energy & Transportation business
  • Proven record ofsuccess and accomplishments at lower levels
  • High level ofinitiative, leadership, and good judgment
  • Superiorcommunication skills
  • Stronganalytical, process improvement, problem solving skills
  • Strong humanrelations skills


Thisposition will initially be located in Peoria, Houston, or have the ability to work remotely from anywhere within the UnitedStates at the leader's discretion.

Caterpillaris not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will requiresponsorship tied to a specific employer such as H, L, TN, F, J, E and O.However, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outsideof the U.S. which can be found through our employment website.

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.