Accounting & Finance Greeley, Colorado


Position at JBS USA Food Company

We are looking for a Financial Reporting Accountant for JBS.

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.


  • Prepare corporate journal entries and account reconciliations in a large, complex and fast-paced organization (prepaid expenses, expense allocations, intercompany balancing, etc)
  • 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
  • Communicate with and assist operations/plant accounting teams with transactions and journal entries
  • Preparation of quarterly USGAAP financial statements and footnote disclosure requirements with a strong understanding of GAAP requirements and data needs for preparation
  • Assist with quarterly reviews and annual audits by preparing audit schedules and support
  • Assist with preparation of IFRS financial statements and footnote disclosure requirements
  • Assist with other monthly and quarterly external reporting requirements (banks, government, etc)
  • Research USGAAP and IFRS accounting issues
  • Other duties assigned


  • BS in Accounting preferred
  • Public accounting and industry experience preferred, 3-5 years combined experience
  • CPA a plus
  • Strong US GAAP reporting knowledge, including financial statement preparation and review
  • IFRS reporting knowledge a plus
  • Proficient computer knowledge, with emphasis in Excel or spreadsheet functionality
  • General ledger knowledge including consolidation accounting 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
  • 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 $50,000-$80,000 and
  • Incentive Pay: 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


For individuals assigned and/or hired to work in Colorado, JBS and Pilgrim’s is required by law to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation for this role. This compensation range is specific to the State of Colorado and takes into account various factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to a candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiencies for the role.

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 are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Those who have, at minimum, the first of a two-dose vaccine in advance of their first date of employment will be required to receive the second dose within the manufacturers recommend timeframe and submit proof of their final vaccination dose once obtained. 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.

About Us:

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.

Our mission: To be the best in all that we do, completely focused on our business, ensuring the bet products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.

Our core values are: Availability, Determination, Discipline, Humility, Ownership, Simplicity, Sincerity