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Associate Staff Accountant

Our agribusiness partner is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world. We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world. Most of our 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At this company, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.

 

Summary

Our client has an exciting opportunity in our Finance Shared Service Accounting group. We are looking for an Accountant to support Finance Shared Services. This position will play an active role in the month-end close and financial reporting process. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and strong analytical, problem-solving, and technical accounting skills with a strong desire to learn. The ability to prioritize, efficiently plan work activities, and be detail and results-oriented is critical to the position.

 

Responsibilities

  • Maintain general ledger accounts and related activities to produce financial statements and reports
  • Reconcile, analyze, and review general ledger accounts in preparation for the month-end close process
  • Prepare journal entries with the review for accuracy and evaluate accounting classifications in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Ensure monthly accruals, allocations, and other complex journal entries are accurate as new information is obtained
  • Prepare, review, and submit documentation in support of external and internal audits
  • Assist with the month-end and quarter-end close process, understanding and utilizing the appropriate information systems and technology
  • Assist in evaluating, recommending, maintaining, and monitoring appropriate internal controls and related documentation
  • Oversee and manage various administrative processes
  • Assist with various projects as needed

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a related field
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Proficient with MS Word & Excel

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience in SAP Systems or similar large ERP system
  • Advanced Excel skills, including the ability to manipulate spreadsheets, create pivot tables and summarize data from multiple sources

Calculated Hire provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Calculated Hire provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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