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JBS USA ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST in Booneville, Mississippi

J ob Title: Accounting Specialist

Location: Booneville, MS

Our Company, Your Opportunity:

Nearly 150 years ago, Gustavus Swift founded Swift & Company. He was a true pioneer whose passion and innovative spirit transformed the meat industry. This commitment to transformation mirrors that of Swift Prepared Foods today. Swift Prepared Foods (formerly Plumrose USA) is the prepared foods arm of JBS USA, one of the world’s largest meat companies. This is a unique opportunity to be in a start-up environment, with the backing of a Global CPG Powerhouse. This is a role for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial challenge in a company with aspirations to be leaders within the CPG world. The position will have both strategic and tactical elements and the person may wear different hats. This is an opportunity for people who want to think Big, dream Big and work to make Big ideas a reality.

Our Mission:

To be THE BEST in all we do. We are completely focused on our business, ensuring the BEST products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers and profitability for our shareholders. All this, we do to provide an opportunity for a better future for all of our TEAM MEMBERS.

Our Values:


  • Compile, review and input daily plant results into financial tracking spreadsheets

  • Daily data entry and inventory movements into SAP production system

  • Analyze product manufacturing cost

  • Partner with inventory control in investigating inventory discrepancies.

  • Work closely with operations to provide daily operating reports

  • Assist with month end cycle counting process and post all inventory adjustments.

  • Review AP Aging and other AP reports for items over 90 days and other exceptions (GR/IR)

  • Analyzing data to support and improve information and reporting available

  • Identify areas for continuous improvement and or cost reduction and making recommendations

  • Office and clerical duties such as mail collection, ordering office supplies, etc.

  • Back up other dutiesasneeded

  • Conduct all activities in a professional manner and positive attitude with an emphasis on personal responsibility and our Core Values

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.

Skills and Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

  • High School Diploma or GED required; bachelor degree preferred or some progress toward in business degree in related field.

  • Knowledge or experience working in meat or food processing industry preferred but not required

  • Prefer proficiency with SAP

  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite, namely Excel

  • Must have strong critical thinking skillsto identify problems, and come up with solutions

  • Must be able to multi task and possess strong detail oriented analytical abilities

  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including some Saturdays

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

Physical Demands :

The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Frequently required to sit; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear

  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision and ability to adjust focus

Work Environment:

  • Plant working environment

  • Food manufacturing operations environment

  • Office environment

If interested, please apply at jbssa.com/careers

We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

Swift Prepared Foods is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE/ Vet/Disabled