ACCOUNTANT

JBS

At Pilgrim’s, Safety Is A Condition, which means the safety of our team members comes first – always.

We have implemented safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are working to ensure social distancing within our facility. We have installed physical barriers throughout our facility such as plexi-glass or plastic barriers between team member work stations. Each day, temperature screens are performed for each employee and visitor before entering the facility. Face coverings are provided and required over the mouth and nose at all times when inside the facility, and enhanced cleaning and sanitation is regularly performed.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Assists with development of internal control procedures, standards and compliance as it pertains to generally accepted accounting principles.

  • Assist with preparation of reports which summarize business activity operational expenses and variances including weekly estimates.
  • Assist with the development of internal control procedures, standards and compliance.
  • Ensure adequate coverage of all SNE functions and cross training for vacations, holidays, sick time, etc.
  • Assist with the preparation of yearly budgets.
  • Analysis of daily production to ensure accuracy.
  • Work with internal and external audit agencies on quarterly and annual audit reviews. Participate in periodic test counts and fixed asset audits.
  • Responsible for inventory controls and accuracy.
  • Requires weekend work for quarterly audits and month end duties.
  • Requires ability to interact with employees/supervisors on the plant floor to understand the shop floor systems.

Qualifications

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field is required.

BASIC SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1-3 years experience in plant production accounting.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Must be able to examine and verify financial documents and reports.
  • Knowledge of SAP or comparable ERP system, Excel and Microsoft.
  • Leadership and team skills.
  • Knowledge of principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation.
  • Knowledge of modern office practices, procedures, methods and equipment.
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations governing fiscal recordkeeping.
  • Understanding of payroll, general ledger, accounts payable and cost accounting.
  • Knowledge of accounting and auditing principles and practices.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

JR2019