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JBS USA TAX ACCOUNTANT in Greeley, Colorado

JBS USA is a leading global provider of diversified, high-quality food products, including a portfolio of well-recognized brands and innovative, easy-to-use food solutions. We process, prepare, package and deliver fresh and value-added premium meat, poultry and retail-ready food products for customers in approximately 100 countries on six continents. We are also the majority shareholder of Pilgrim’s, the largest poultry company in North America. JBS USA employs more than 100,000 team members, and our corporate office is located in beautiful Greeley, Colorado, where our 1,200 team members onsite enjoy more than 300 days of sunshine a year.

JBS is looking for a Tax Accountant to join our Corporate team.


As a Tax Accountant you will be responsible for assisting the tax department with U.S. federal and state income tax compliance and income tax provision. You will have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of JBS income tax. This includes international, SALT, and acquisition-related tax issues. Launch your career at one of the largest companies in Colorado, where new tax challenges and opportunities will keep you engaged and constantly learning. CPA exam support is available.


  • Prepare or review federal and state income tax returns

  • Support the team with quarterly and annual income tax provision calculations

  • Respond to various income tax audits and notices

  • Communicate with company management and across departments for M&A and special projects

  • Other duties assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and/or Business

  • 0-2+ years of tax experience

  • Public accounting experience a plus

  • SAP experience a plus

  • OneSource Income Tax experience a plus

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and accounting skills

  • Detail oriented and deadline driven

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work well independently as a member of a team

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and other Office products

  • Must be able to communicate with all levels or employees

  • Ability to work towards internal and external deadlines. This includes overtime as well as working on Saturdays (and Sunday, when necessary)

  • As a salaried position with the company, you may be required to travel at some point to other facilities, to attend Company events, or as a representative of the Company in other situations. Unless otherwise specified in this posting, the amount of travel may vary and the most qualified candidate must be willing and able to travel as business needs dictate.

The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the following compensation and benefits:

  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days of employment;

  • Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed holidays;

  • 401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and follows the company vesting schedule

  • Base salary range of $45,000-$65,000; and

  • This position is eligible to participate in the Company’s annual bonus plan, the amount of bonus varies and is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the incentive program

  • 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. It is a job expectation that all new employees have, at minimum, the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in advance of their first date of employment. If you need assistance in obtaining a vaccine, the Company can help schedule you with one of its healthcare partners following a conditional job offer, if one is made. 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.