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At Gentherm, we say, “It’s about the person.” We’re with you on a cold winter day when you turn on your heated seat and steering wheel or helping manage patient body temperature in the operating room, recovering room or intensive care units. We take a human approach with everything we do.


As the global leader in thermal management technologies we embrace the opportunity to create and deliver extraordinary thermal solutions that make meaningful differences in everyday life. We do this by improving health, wellness, comfort and energy efficiency.


We embrace an entrepreneurial spirit and combine that with our global leadership to deliver results. Working at Gentherm provides you the opportunity to not only shape the future of the automotive and medical industries, but also influence your career throughout the company. You will be engaged, challenged and inspired by our team to deliver leading thermal technologies that positively impact lives around the world.

Staff Accountant


This role offers you the opportunity to make a direct impact on key finance initiatives and advance your career with a world class organization. As a Staff Accountant, you’ll work directly with all members of the organization and take ownership of the daily finance and accounting procedures. You’ll assist in day to day accounting and accuracy of the general ledger; month end close procedures and will have the opportunity to bring new ideas for workflow improvements to a fast paced and exciting team environment.

Reporting directly to the Accounting Manager, your focus will be to assist in the daily activities of the accounting department. Primary focus will be on the day to day general ledger activities and month-end close. Responsibilities will further include journal entries, account reconciliations and assisting management and staff with various requests.

  • Responsible for general ledger posting and reconciliation
  • Assist with month end & quarter end close activities
  • Prepare Bank reconciliations for various accounts
  • Responsible for journal entry preparation and posting
  • Manage fixed Asset and CIP accounting & analysis
  • Assist with Balance Sheet accounts reconciliation & roll forward analysis
  • Assist with financial internal and external audit
  • Other tasks and duties are assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or College Diploma in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-5 years of related experience in accounting and finance
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite of products, including strong Excel skills


  • Automotive related experience preferred
  • SAP ERP experience preferred.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Willingness to learn and adapt in fast paced environment
  • Excellent self-motivation and ability to work with a team



TRAVEL: No travel is required


  • Deliver Results
    • Understand the missin and output of your team; set SMART objectives and deliver
  • Drive Change
    • Fcus on agility and commitment to continuous improvement; Understand and act on internal and external drivers of change
  • Build Capability
    • Fster a culture of learning and development; Support individual growth through continuous feedback to achieve personal and professional goals
  • Cultivate Innovation
    • Openly embrace, create, implement and supprt new and innovative ideas, processes and technology that deliver business results

All positions in our office require interaction with people and technology while either standing or sitting. In order to best service our customers, internal and external, all associates must be able to communicate face-to-face and on the phone with or without reasonable accommodation. Gentherm is committed to compliance with its obligations under all applicable state and federal laws prohibiting employment discrimination. In keeping with this commitment, it attempts to reasonably accommodate applicants and employees in accordance with the requirements of the disability discrimination laws. It also invites individuals with disabilities to participate in a good faith, interactive process to identify reasonable accommodations that can be made without imposing an undue hardship.

Gentherm is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Req ID:  7141

Northville, MI, US, 48167

Country:  US
Date:  Aug 23, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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