Cummins Inc. Senior Accountant in Nashville, Tennessee

Senior Accountant


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Components Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Nashville, TN for a Senior Accountant. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading projects.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Responsible for JournalEntries for Month End Close.

  • Responsible for accountreconciliations.

  • Responsible for forecasting.

  • Responsible for varianceAnalysis of P&L and BS.

  • Assists with audits.

  • Assists with reporting.

  • Responsible for most complexactivities associated with general ledger, financial/operating reports, and/orbudget.

  • Performs complex duties related to preparation and analysisof financial information to record transactions, prepare financial reports, andreview and verify accuracy.

  • Compiles, consolidates, and conducts complex analysis ofaccounting and financial information.

  • Prepares balance sheet and profit and loss statements,consolidated financial statements, and other accounting schedules and reports.

  • Conducts research and analysis on complex issues, andprepares strategic recommendations to management based on analysis.

  • Identifies control weaknesses, communications to management,and operates in a lead capacity in making remedial changes to tighten andenhance controls and mitigate risk.

  • Makes appropriate journal entries to general ledger.

  • Leads monthly and annual reconciliations and close activitiesfor assigned accounts.

  • Coaches less experienced Accountants.


Education, Licenses,Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required.

Progress toward Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, Chartered Accountant or similar certification preferred.


3 years of relevant professional work experience as an Accountant, preferably in a publicly traded company.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Nashville-US, TN, Nashville, Filtration Headquarters

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting May 27, 2018, 5:55:05 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800033Q