Cornerstone Building Brands

Corporate Accountant

Cary, NC - Full-time

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Cornerstone Building Brands | Referencia de empleador: REF4283T

Corporate Accountant


Cary, NC, US

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Cornerstone Building Brands is deeply committed to building a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritized, providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and team members.

Job description


This is a hybrid role where you will work both onsite (2-3 days a week) and remotely the other weekdays


The Staff Accountant is responsible for performing accounting activities in accordance with U.S. GAAP and financial controls in accordance with SOX. This position assists with optimizing existing processes and integrating additional processes in the Accounting Shared Services function, including the integration of certain processes from acquired companies. These responsibilities require strong alignment and communication with the divisional accounting teams and other departments.

  • Perform general ledger accounting duties (e.g., journal entries and account reconciliations) and financial analysis in an accurate and efficient manner
  • Assist in the warranty valuation, accrual, and testing process
  • Review capital expenditures closures and fixed asset additions, transfers, and disposals and resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Ensure leases are identified and accounted for correctly through coordination with supply chain, operations, and divisional accounting and finance teams
  • Assist with Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) compliance within the Accounting Shared Services group by ensuring processes and controls are adequately performed, documented, and maintained
  • Assist with quarterly and annual audit requirements of internal and external audits
  • Interact with all levels of employees, from clerical to senior management, and establish productive relationships with our internal customers
  • Resolve issues appropriately and communicate in a timely, clear, and concise manner
  • Demonstrate a continuous improvement mindset


  • Strong understanding and application of U.S. GAAP fundamentals
  • 3 years of experience in accounting, preferably for a publicly traded company (SEC registrant)
  • Bachelors in Accounting degree, CPA preferred
  • Experience in public accounting preferred
  • Familiarity with lease accounting under ASC 842
  • Ability to operate in various software systems, including sophisticated ERP systems (e.g., Oracle, JDE, and/or SAP)

Additional information

Why work for Cornerstone Building Brands?

Our teams are at the heart of our purpose to positively contribute to the communities where we live, work and play. Full-time* team members receive** medical, dental and vision benefits starting day 1. Other benefits include PTO, paid holidays, FSA, life insurance, LTD, STD, 401k, EAP, discount programs, tuition reimbursement, training, and professional development. You can also join one of our Employee Resource Groups which help support our commitment to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment.

*Full-time is defined as regularly working 30+ hours per week. **Union programs may vary depending on the collective bargaining agreement.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve customers and communities across North America. Our relentless focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to innovation and R&D has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to communities where people live, work and play.

Cornerstone Building Brands is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. You can find the Equal Employment Opportunity Poster here. If you'd like to view a copy of the company's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email If you have a disability and you believe that you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail This email is used exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only emails received for this purpose will be returned. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or technical issues not related to a disability, will not receive a response.

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We have been made aware of multiple scams whereby unauthorized individuals are using Cornerstone Building Brand's name and logo to solicit potential job-seekers for employment. In some cases, job-seekers are being contacted directly, both by phone and e-mail. In other instances, these unauthorized individuals are placing advertisements for fake positions with both legitimate websites and fabricated ones. These individuals are typically promising high-paying jobs with the requirement that the job-seeker send money to pay for things such as visa applications or processing fees. Please be advised that Cornerstone Building Brands will never ask potential job-seekers for any sort of advance payment or bank account information as part of the recruiting or hiring process.

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