FINANCIAL REPORTING ACCOUNTANT

Accounting & Finance Greeley, Colorado


Description

Position at JBS USA Food Company

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.

The position’s primary responsibilities include preparation of corporate journal entries and account reconciliations as part of the month-end closing process, review of bank reconciliations, assisting with the preparation of USGAAP and IFRS financial statements and disclosures, preparing audit schedules and answering questions from external auditors, and researching accounting topics.

Qualifications:
· BS in Accounting
· 1-3 years of experience
· CPA a plus
· US GAAP reporting knowledge, preferably including financial statement preparation (including footnotes) and review
· IFRS reporting knowledge a plus
· Proficient computer knowledge, with emphasis in Excel or spreadsheet functionality and general ledger knowledge in consolidation accounting including eliminations and foreign currency translation 
SAP experience a plus
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills to interact with various levels of management (plant personnel, corporate, executive management, treasury, internal audit, etc.) and external auditors
· Excellent time management skills
· Quick learner and the ability to complete responsibilities independently with proper training

RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations
· Data accumulation and analysis of balance sheet and income statement accounts to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting
· Review and monitoring of bank reconciliations for accuracy and timeliness · Communicate with foreign sales offices including review of trial balances and expenses
· Assist with preparation of quarterly USGAAP financial statements and disclosure requirements
· Assist with quarterly reviews and annual audits by preparing audit schedules and support
· Assist with preparation of IFRS financial statements and disclosure requirements
· Assist with other monthly and quarterly external reporting requirements (banks, government, etc)
· Research USGAAP and IFRS accounting issues
EOE/M/F/VET/DISABLED