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Date: Jul 12, 2018

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt Incorporated

Accounting Supervisor


Leggett & Platt is seeking an Accounting Supervisor to join our corporate accounting team in Carthage, MO. This position will be responsible for coordinating financial reports and analyzing results to ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (US GAAP).



  • Day-to-day contact with corporate and division accounting staff, operating managers, and other corporate departments
  • Supervise professional accounting staff, provide feedback, assess performance, and provide guidance and assistance as needed
  • Manage the consolidated month end close process, ensuring that all deadlines are met
  • Ensure timely and accurate recording of financial transactions in accordance with US GAAP and company policies
  • Review transactions and reconciliations for accuracy
  • Work cross-functionally with other groups to navigate unique accounting situations and recommend practical solutions
  • Ensure compliance with SOX; ensure all internal controls are consistently implemented and followed
  • Assist with special projects as needed



  • Master’s degree in Accounting, MBA or CMA/CPA
  • Eight years of accounting experience


Desired Skillset:

  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Excellent problem-solving and organizational skills
  • Strong oral and written communication capabilities
  • Strong computer skills with demonstrated strength in Excel
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment


We offer a comprehensive benefits package. While benefits may vary by location, we typically include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and stock plans, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts and more. 


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 23 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


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