Farm Staff Accountant

Website Professional Swine Management, LLC

Generations of family farmers proudly producing pork.

Job Description

The Staff Accountant is responsible for providing support to the farm accounting department. This position is responsible for ensuring accurate accounting records for receipt and/or disbursements, and will provide assistance in maintaining a variety of financial transactions and records; compiling information and preparing reports. Candidate should be able to prepare, analyze, and disseminate company financial statements (P & L/Balance sheets). This position is also responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction, both internally and externally, through coordinated processes. Candidate should be comfortable presenting to senior management.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Processes monthly financial statements
  • Compares billing statements to entries within the accounting software program
  • Answers incoming calls and provides routine information in response to inquiries
  • Imports various electronic files
  • Reconciles bank statements for managed farms
  • Provides various reports to members of management as requested
  • Able to confirm and reconcile general ledger account balances
  • Serves as back up to other accounting staff members
  • Performs other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

Prior principles and practices of accounting is preferred. Requires proficiency in Excel Computer applications and familiarity with Word computer applications.

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:

  1. Minimum of 4 year degree in Accounting or Business
  2. 1-3 years’ experience in Accounting or Finance field
  3. Any similar combination of education and experience

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  1. Must demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, and have a self motivated attitude
  2. Highly organized, detail oriented, strong work ethic, and demonstrated teamwork skills
  3. Ability to work under frequent time pressures
  4. Ability to sit, stand, bend, kneel for extended periods of time
  5. Ability to adapt easily to change

How to Apply

To apply, go to carthagesystem.com and click on 'Career' and then 'Open Positions.' Select the 'Farm Staff Accountant' position. Or you can email your résumé to bdavidson@hogvet.com.