Accounting & Finance Greeley, Colorado


Position at JBS USA

Career Development Program – Corporate Accounting


Purpose and Scope/General Summary: JBS is seeking candidates for a part-time Corporate Accounting Career Development role at our Corporate Office in Greeley, CO. The intent of this position is to provide a year-round, entry-level position to currently enrolled college students on our Corporate Accounting team. This is an exciting, year-round opportunity for candidates who excel in a busy, achievement-oriented environment. The purpose of the Career Development Program is to obtain relevant work experience that can lead to long-term placement with JBS. School credit may be available.


Responsibilities will vary based on the role but may include:

  • 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
  • Assist with quarterly reviews and annual audits by preparing audit schedules and support
  • Assist with other monthly and quarterly external reporting requirements (banks, government, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Preferred availability is 4-6 hours per day, a total of 20-30 hours per week. Hours must be scheduled Monday-Friday 7am-5pm, year-round.
  • Actively pursuing an Associate's or Bachelor’s degree required. Accounting, Finance, or Business degree preferred.
  • Self-motivated
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to interact with various levels of management
  • Quick learner with ability to complete responsibilities independently with training
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to multi-task and work under strict deadlines


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

  • Base salary range of $18-$20/hr; and

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 best 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