Jenoptik is an international photonics group with representatives in over 80 countries. Optical technologies are the foundation of our business. We employ around 4,000 people worldwide.

Join our team and help to shape our future with lasting effect.

General Ledger Accountant

Job ID:  1808

Jupiter, FL, US

Date:  Mar 10, 2023


  • Maintains and analyzes Accrued Liabilities Schedules and related postings to the General Ledger.
  • Reconciles deferred revenues and prepayment schedules.
  • Performs monthly Balance Sheet reconciliations, prepares journal entries and assists with month end closing.
  • Assist in maintaining Customer and Vendor Master Records in the Master Data Governance (MDG) System.
  • Reconciles Inter-Company activities for multiple reporting units – both Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss activities.
  • Assists with the review and approval of Employee expense reports, reconciliation of credit card statements.
  • Provides support in the determination of Customer Credit limits including D&B reports and responding to credit inquires.
  • Ensures that financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted company policies and practices.
  • Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data, assists with audits.
  • Analyzes current procedures and recommends changes to develop and implement best practice accounting procedures.
  • Performs other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required from time to time.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • 1 - 2 years related work experience
  • Strict attention to detail, highly organized and efficient
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with ERP systems a must; SAP highly desirable
  • Knowledge of International Accounting Standards (IFRS) a plus
  • Ability to work with others in complex management matrix structure
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Must possess “soft skills”: conflict resolution and negotiation, personal effectiveness, creative problem solving, strategic thinking, team building, and influencing skills
  • Expertise in dealing with people effectively and politely
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use of hands or fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls and keyboarding; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk and hear.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

About Jenoptik

At Jenoptik, people with the specific JENIUS character are changing the world with the power of light. That demands a spirit of exploration and dedication. If you’re one of us, come meet the challenges facing the world. At Jenoptik, we’re creating a better future for all of us.

As the holding company and corporate center of the group, JENOPTIK AG, based in Jena, performs top-level functions for strategic corporate management as well as the central functions IT, human resources, purchasing, legal, communications & marketing, security, work and health protection, environmental protection and real estate management.

Have we made you interested in this position?

If so, we look forward to receiving your online application.

Should you need any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami