J.B. Hunt Transport Senior Accounting Manager in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00265418 Senior Accounting Manager (Open)

Job Title:

Senior Accounting Manager




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

The incumbent is responsible for all financial accounting for Integrated Capacity Solutions, Truckload, Customer Experience and Enterprise Sales. Directs all cost controls, analysis and validation of key financial metrics and reporting for these business segments and departments. Analyzes and interprets financial data and works with financial / accounting team to recommends changes to improve systems, controls and financial performance.

Job Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyzes and confirms accuracy of operating and financial reports.

  • Develops, installs, and maintains accounting and budgeting systems that provide control of expenditures that execute the operations of the business

  • Prepare monthly financial reports and analysis

  • Provide detailed and accurate analysis of revenue and cost to senior management

  • Provide monthly and periodic forecast of ICS and JBT operating income

  • Responsible for annual budget and any financial analysis and report to help achieve the budget

  • Prepare and review monthly segment financial reporting and analysis

  • Handle special projects as assigned by senior and executive management


  • Accounting degree; five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience and five years management experience.

  • Must be self-motivated, able to work in a team environment, able to successfully manage priorities in a faced-paced environment, able to adapt and change priorities at a moment's notice, and possess good organizational and time management skills.

  • Preferred candidate will hold a certified public account license


Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.