B/E Aerospace, Inc. General Accountant in Westminster, California

_B/E Aerospace_

B/E Aerospace is the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products. B/E Aerospace designs, develops, and manufactures a broad range of products for both commercial aircraft and business jets. For more information, visit the B/E Aerospace website at www.beaerospace.com

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a General Accountant in our Finance business located in Westminster, CA.

This division of B/E Aerospace specializes in high-quality, complex components, assemblies, kits, gears, precision and gearbox assemblies, and complex machined parts for commercial and military aerospace applications.


Reporting to the Controller, the General Accountant applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports by performing the following duties.


  • Following general instructions and with discretion as to work details, performs accounting tasks of a difficult nature requiring an experienced, professional knowledge of accounting principles and practices.

  • Provides specialized or general analysis support in various accounting functions such as Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Cost Accounting, Property Accounting, General Accounting and the like.

  • Interprets accounting data, analyses reports and recommends action to be taken.

  • Prepares difficult journal entries, maintains complex ledgers, reconciles and analyzes specific general ledger and cost account ledgers.

  • Assists in the development and installation of accounting systems, cost accounting methods, procedures and controls. May establish and maintain property accounting records.

  • Reviews the preparation of various financial statements, records and reports compiled by lower level accounting support personnel.

  • May provide work leadership for an accounting functional unit such as Payroll, Accounts Receivable, Cost Account, Consolidations and similar functions


  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university.

  • Three (3) years of related experience in manufacturing accounting. Activities should include general accounting, bank reconciliations, budget and forecasting, as well as account reconciliations.

  • Experience with billing and accounts receivables.

  • Payroll experience.

  • Microsoft office; advanced Excel skills.


  • CPA

  • Experience with EPICOR

  • Experience with implementation of new ERP systems

  • VMI experience

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.