• G/L Accountant

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  • Job Description

    G/L Accountant

    Cree is seeking a General Ledger Accountant to be responsible for reconciliation of various general ledger accounts, preparation of standard journal entries related to month-end close, GL account review and analysis, maintaining account reconciliation compliance, and assistance with the production of timely internal financial statements and reports.  This position will cross-train as necessary within the GL team to ensure that all deadlines are met as well as preparing detail and support to assist in timely and accurate SEC filings. Additionally, the GL Accountant may also participate in any number of special projects.


    What can Cree do for you?

    • Provide career growth opportunities within a thriving organization
    • Opportunity to be a key strategic contributor from the ground up
    • High visibility in a $1+ billion company
    • Chance to work alongside passionate individuals who believe their job is more than just a paycheck
    • Ability to directly impact critical business objectives

    What can you do for Cree?

    • Perform various monthly account reconciliations. Research and interact with other teams within Cree to assess the appropriateness of account transactions.  Record adjustments as necessary
    • Prepare monthly standard journal entries and supporting schedules – particular areas of focus: cash, prepaids, accruals, foreign exchange transactions and intangibles accounting
    • Prepare and take ownership of schedules as needed to support internal and external reporting
    • Interact with both internal and external auditors to ensure all appropriate controls are being followed
    • Interact with representatives from multiple banks during the month to help resolve any discrepancies that may occur
    • Participate and support special projects

    What you need for success:

    • BS/BA degree in Finance or Accounting
    • 2-5 years of experience in Accounting & Finance roles
    • General understanding of automated accounting systems (e.g., Oracle)
    • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
    • Team player with strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication and customer service skills required

    Highly preferred skills and certifications:

    • Direct experience with Oracle General Ledger
    • Blackline account reconciliations
    • CPA designation


    At Cree | Wolfspeed, we’ve spent more than 30 years developing industry firsts as a leader in wide bandgap semiconductor technology. Not familiar with all of our products? That is because we are a part of the invisible revolution; if we do our job right you will never know we were there. Our products make impossible possible like our LEDs that power cities to our Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN) components that power electric vehicles, solar energy, telecommunications and industrial, military and aerospace solutions.


    We believe in enabling the world to do more with less. That’s why we encourage each other to think unconventionally, take ownership and solve real problems. Interested in a career at Cree | Wolfspeed? We want to meet you. Submit your application now.


    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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