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Company: Harbor Freight Tools
Location: Calabasas, CA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Retail, Wholesale, Apparel


The Fixed Asset Accountant II contributes to the timely and accurate reporting of fixed assets.  This individual reviews and prepares journal entries and account reconciliations. This position works closely with the Senior Fixed Asset Accountant to supervise staff and maintain the fixed asset ledger.Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for maintaining certain fixed asset ledger accounts
  • Responsible for the timely completion of monthly roll-forward schedules, journal entries and reconciliations
  • Monitor activities within designated general ledger accounts to ensure timely, accurate and proper classification as capital or expense items
  • Work closely with other departments to monitor and track project costs, status and related accounting
  • Manage fixed asset acquisitions and disposals
  • Perform periodic clean-up projects of the fixed assets ledger
  • Supervise staff with store fixed asset audits
  • Review deployment accounting entries
  • Assist with property tax return and property tax payment review
  • Train and mentor junior tax personnel
  • Manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines with high-quality deliverables
  • Additional duties as assigned

  • Staff supervision and development —  Yes
  • Decision making – Yes
  • Travel – 1%
  • Location — Flexible


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field preferred

 Skills and Experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in General Ledger accounting and financial reporting; fixed asset experience required
  • Must have a thorough understanding of capex and opex rules
  • Must have strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Must be well organized and able to manage multiple tasks at once
  • Must have working knowledge of US GAAP and tax law; proper internal control procedures and month end closing procedures
  • Knowledge of Oracle financial systems is desirable
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be proficient with Excel spreadsheets
  • Diligent and self-motivated with attention to detail

About Harbor Freight Tools

In 1977, Harbor Freight Tools was started as a small family-owned business. We made a commitment to provide working people with great quality tools at the lowest prices. And for over 43 years, Harbor Freight Tools has done just that. From hand tools and generators, to air and power tools, from shop equipment to automotive tools, Harbor Freight offers more than 5,000 tools and accessories at quality levels that match or exceed competing brands, but at prices that are up to 80% less. All while developing and launching over 1,000 new tools each year. We're not your typical retailer. We're a team of high-achievers, who have a passion for excellence and continuous improvement and obsess about getting things done. We're also equally committed to doing the right thing and giving back to our community. And for us, collaboration is the golden rule. We're a 43 year-old, $5 billion company with over 1,100 stores, opening 2-3 new stores a week with over 40 million loyal customers and growing. If you are looking for a not so ordinary and highly rewarding career opportunity, we would love to talk with you. Delivering Value to the Hardworking Since 1977.

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