Riken Americas Corporation


Location: Hopkinsville, KY

Riken Americas Corporation is the corporate office for two manufacturing plants in the US. Rimtec Corporation, located in Burlington, NJ, is a custom compounder of flexible and rigid PVC.  Riken Elastomers Corporation, located in Hopkinsville, KY, is a customer compounder of PVC and TPO. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Initiate or suggest ideas for cost control for all departments based on financial data and support continuous improvement efforts including quality and environmental, health and safety
  • Ownership of receivable function including credit and collections system and through direct contact with customer
  • Assist in monthly and yearly closing processes, preparation of account reconciliations, journal entries and standard financial reports
  • Support internal controls and ensure that transactions are recorded in conformance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Support the preparation of reports such as reports for parent company, tax reports and surveys
  • Assist with bank reconciliations
  • Ensure control of confidential information
  • Ownership of capital project tracking
  • Monthly Inventory counts and reconciliation


  • Associates degree in accounting or business administration and 6 months of accounting experience
  • Understand accounting concepts and have a working understanding of GAAP
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Good Excel skills
  • Experience with manufacturing systems software a plus
  • People and project management skills with the ability to meet established goals and timelines
  • Strong focus on follow-up and attention to detail
  • Ability to travel occasionally

If you are qualified go-getter with a positive attitude, email your resume to Human Resources Manager Laura Thomas lthomas@rec-ky.com.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

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