JBS USA ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST II in Denver, Colorado
At Planterra Foods, we believe our planet is filled with delicious ideas. Leveraging the resources of our investor, JBS USA Food Company, we aspire to change the future of protein by giving people more flavorful, plant-based choices. Our goal is to delight people from vegans to flexitarians to meat-eaters by giving them more delicious plant-based protein choices, like our first brand OZO™.
We are building our team and looking for an Accounting Specialist for our new manufacturing plant in Denver, CO (Commerce City area) who will help us create the best plant-based protein company in the world. This role will report to the Plant Controller.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist Plant Controller in financial and cost accounting support for entire facility
Preparation of assigned account reconciliations to support financial statements
Track costs, cost variances, and profitability and contribute to finding ways to improve them
Play an active role in the monthly financial reporting activities by preparing, analyzing, and summarizing results
Learn the ERP and financial system (SAP) by understanding its functionality, its interconnection with the manufacturing operations, and developing a solid understanding of the data
Keying accounts payable, journal entries, and submitting for payment non-purchase order invoices
Tracking and reviewing progress of asset projects in process
Gathering appropriate backup to close and capitalize asset projects
Assist Plant Controller in development of department SOPs
Drive process improvement and efficiency in all accounting and close functions including ERP enhancements
Performing related tasks as requested
EDUCATION : Requires a high school diploma or equivalent (GED).
BASIC SKILLS & EXPERIENCE :
Typically requires 2 years ofclerical/accounting experience
Microsoft Office experience required.
SAP experience preferred
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Medical, dental and vision insurance
Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and paid holidays
Better Futures Program –2 Year Community College tuition paid for you or your dependents!
Opportunity to grow your career through our Supervisor Development Program
Salary: $20- $25 per hour
*COVID-19 vaccine required, reasonable accommodations will be considered.
The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background checks for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.