Date: Mar 4, 2023

Location: Blacksburg, VA, US

Company: Tenneco

Tenneco is one of the world's leading designers, manufacturers, and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with full year 2021 revenues of $18 billion and approximately 71,000 team members working at more than 260 sites worldwide.  Through our four business groups, Motorparts, Performance Solutions, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket.


Tenneco is one of the world’s largest pure-play powertrain companies serving OE markets worldwide with engineered solutions addressing fuel economy, power output, and criteria pollution requirements for gasoline, diesel and electrified powertrains.


We are looking for an Accountant. The Accountant is responsible for directing and coordinating accurate reporting for all inventory, scrap, and projects.

Our recruiting team is ready to act immediately. You’ll first hear from someone in Talent Acquisition to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our Hiring Manager. We pride ourselves on moving through the process quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication.


  • Promotes safety and environment by complying with all safety & environmental rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Develops and maintains accurate standard cost rates, tracking new parts added to the system.
  • Analyzes, monitors, and adjusts monthly inventory transactions and monthly inventory reporting.  Performs monthly physical inventory on raw material and work in process.
  • Audits, balances and posts monthly labor, steel, scrap, and cost price accounts and travel expenses.
  • Reviews, reconciles, and corrects monthly inter-company transactions (payables and receivables).
  • Audits, reconciles, and records monthly spending for capital and expense projects.
  • Analyzes, reconciles, and adjusts miscellaneous shippers.
  • Conducts, audits, reconciles, and posts annual physical inventory.
  • Develops monthly sales and earnings forecast.
  • Tracks, records, and posts international projects.
  • Prepares year-end schedules.
  • Prepares month-end reports - report card, critical statistics, and pieces shipped.
  • Prepares daily report for managers.  Prepares weekly and monthly inventory report and plant performance reports.


EDUCATION: Bachelor’s in Accounting preferred.




  • Three years of Accounting experience.
  • Computer skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications