• Accountant

    Job Location US-MA-Dalton
    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/22/2018 8:34 AM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Crane Currency is a fully integrated supplier of secure, durable and well-designed banknotes for central banks all over the world. As the leading security feature developer, Crane has won international acclaim for innovation and product development. We are a pioneer in advanced micro-optics technology for securing banknotes, offering features that do not exist elsewhere. A strong, stable organization with a firm commitment to collaboration and growth, we invite you to join us for a fulfilling career opportunity.



    Leadership is Currency at Crane


    We are currently seeking an Accountant to join our US Government Product (USGP) team in Dalton, MA. In this role, your attention to detail will ensure that accounting transactions, reconciliations and controls are appropriately recorded for the US entities of the organization.



    • Perform defined accounting tasks within the Inventory and Manufacturing processes for USGP, working closely with the Cost Accountant and Assistant Controller for direction.
    • Assist on the coordination of the Crane Currency US entities compliance to SOX requirement at the direction of the Assistant Controller.
    • This includes monitoring and assisting with the completion of the RCM (risk control matrix) as well as performance of independent SOX control tests for other accounting areas.
    • Perform specific tasks within the fixed asset and CIP (construction in progress) accounting area as well as the GL accounting / integrity reporting as directed by the Senior Accounting Analyst.
    • Also assist with the coordination of central account reconciliations for the department as directed by the Assistant Controller.
    • Provide month end reporting tasks including running business entity trial balances, business object financial and trial balances for upload to HFM system.
    • Assist on HFM system consolidation and reporting requirements as directed by the Assistant Controller.
    • Perform specific tasks in the general accounting and accounts receivable billing areas.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or business related field.
    • Three years’ experience in accounting, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
    • Experience working with ERP systems such as JD Edwards preferred.
    • Proficient in MS Office, particularly Excel.
    • Ability to work within teams and on projects.
    • Ability to manage changing priorities and deadlines.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • Experience with inventory and cost accounting.
    • Familiarity with public company accounting, I.e. Sox compliance.


    The person selected for this position will need to demonstrate suitability for employment in a position of Public Trust consistent with our US Government contract requirements.


    Crane is a Drug Free Workplace.


    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Vet/Disab

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