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Sr Accountant - Remote

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: MSC Industrial Supply

Build a better career with MSC. 
Serving customer and community starts with the very best people doing their very best work. That is precisely what we have at MSC Industrial Supply Co., a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services. Watch HERE to find out why you should work at MSC and join us as we continue to build a diverse and inclusive workplace. 

Requisition ID : 7005 

Employment Type : Full Time         

Job Category : Accounting/Audit/Finance                                             

Work Location :  Davidson, NC (CSC) - Remote 

State or Province : North Carolina (US-NC)     

Potential Work Location : Charlotte || United States : North Carolina : Charlotte || United States : North Carolina : Davidson 


*Remote Opportunity*


  • Responsible for the more complex activities associated with maintaining ledger accounts and for developing financial statements and reports.  This is the most senior skill level without supervisory responsibility.  Job may provide functional advice or training to less experienced accountants.
  • Participates in month end close, analyzes actual to budget variances, posts journal entries, and performs complex account analysis and bank reconciliations.
  • Analyze financial statements and prepare explanations of the findings
  • Responsible for closing the books in a timely manner.
  • Participates in various complex accounting projects.
  • 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 ensure unity of purpose and fulfillment of MSC’s mission.
  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.



To perform this job successfully an associate must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of knowledge experience level and abilities required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is strongly preferred.
  • Minimum two years of public accounting experience or four years job related experience is required.
  • CPA and/or public accounting experience is a plus.


  • In depth knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles is required.
  • Strong organizational, delegation, leadership, and interpersonal skills are required. 
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills are also required.
  • Excellent time management skills are required.
  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Hyperion is a plus.




Why MSC  
People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works.

Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions. 

We care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,500+ team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future.

If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

Equal Opportunity Statement 
At MSC, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and our associates without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or any category protected by applicable law.                    


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte