Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Ball Metalpack - Fixed Asset Accountant in Broomfield, Colorado

Who We Are:

Ball Metalpack is the leading supplier of sustainable metal packaging for food and household products and the largest aerosol manufacturer in North America. Previously part of Ball Corporation, we’re a newly formed company with 130 years of experience, and we’re proud to continue our legacy as an industry leader in innovative, next-generation packaging solutions. Come join our 1,300+ team members in one of our 10 locations across the U.S. heartland.

Ball Metalpack is a Lean Manufacturing System environment.

Job Duties:

Primary Purpose of Position:

Responsible for the integrity of the fixed asset records contained in the fixed asset system for Ball Metalpack and for preparation of reports and analyses based on the data contained in the fixed asset system. Perform accounting activities around fixed assets through the life of an asset, from setup to disposal.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for the monthly accounting close of the fixed asset system, and the posting of depreciation expense into the general ledger system.
  • Responsible for the monthly reconciliation of the fixed asset system to applicable accounts in the general ledger system for assigned companies and/or entities.
  • Ensure accurate reporting including tax requirements, cost and accumulated depreciation.
  • Provides the tax department with the data necessary to complete and timely file U.S. federal, Canadian, and state and local income tax returns, and state and local property tax returns. Responsible for the preparation of supporting tax schedules or tax forms filed with these tax returns.
  • Provides the Corporate Controller’s Department with the data necessary to complete and timely file U.S. federal, Canadian, and other governmental or agency reports or filings. Annual or quarterly basis as required.
  • Assists the operations in the verification and tagging of company owned fixed assets, as directed by the Manager, State and Local Tax Administration and Property Accounting.
  • Responsible for the accurate preparation and timely filing of property tax returns as directed by the Senior State and Local Tax Accountant.
  • Monitors the data input into the fixed asset system to ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles, applicable income and property tax laws and regulations. Promptly advises operations of all detected errors and takes the necessary action to correct the errors.
  • Ensure accurate reporting including tax requirements, cost and accumulated depreciation.
  • Perform accounting activities related to project accounting including setup, monitoring and capitalizing projects.
  • Accrue capitalized interest on open projects as required.
  • Provide reporting on project status and spending.

Position Requirements:

  • Broad training in a related field usually acquired through college level education or work-related experience. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent knowledge.
  • Job related experience for 3-5 year(s) minimum
  • Working knowledge of the following areas:
  • Operational understanding of advanced fixed asset accounting principles, practices, nomenclature, and procedures.
  • Operational understanding of state and local property tax requirements.
  • Operational understanding of the following areas: computer programs such as the J.D. Edwards fixed asset system.
  • Ability to apply standard evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of fixed asset accounting techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
  • 10% of travel

Relocation:

Relocation for this position is NOT Available.

At Ball Metalpack, we offer a comprehensive total rewards package including Competitive pay and Benefits package options that include:

Medical, dental, and vision coverage, paid vacation, sick time and holidays to recreate and rejuvenate and care for the health of yourself and family, a 401(k) retirement plan with company match, a variety of company paid and voluntary insurance plans including life, personal accident and disability insurance and tuition reimbursement.

EEO Statement:

Ball Metalpack is proud to provide equal employment opportunity to individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression, genetic information, protected disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law.

Job Title: Ball Metalpack - Fixed Asset Accountant

Job ID: 665110

Location: CO - Broomfield

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular