Accounting Specialist IV in Jonesboro, AR at Butterball

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Jonesboro, AR
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/22/2019
  • Shift:
    Day

Job Description

Job Summary:

This person will perform moderately complex, non-repetitive, clerical accounting duties which require familiarity with accounting office practices and procedures.  This person will analyze and verify internal consistency, completeness, and mathematical accuracy of accounting documents and make adjustments as needed. Generally requires 2 or more years of work experience with 1 year in a bookkeeping or accountant type role. 4 year college degree preferred. Experience in SAP and proficient in Excel, as well as a background in the food industry preferred.

 Essential Functions:

  •  Verify and process all aspects of Accounts Payable.
  • Maintain and enter Daily Production Reports.
  • Distribute Mail Daily
  • Work with MRO & Supply Chain Manager to solve invoice discrepancies.
  • Reconcile Monthly Vendor Statements.
  • Submit new Vendor information for Corporate Set-up.
  • Maintain Capital Project Spending.
  • Prepare Monthly Sales Tax Rebate forms.
  • Prepare and Enter monthly A/P Accrual.

 Additional Responsibilities:

  •  Order office supplies
  • Hourly Payroll Backup
  • WIP Inventory/Otis/Scout Backup
  • Finished Goods Inventory backup
  • Maintain Chep Pallet Inventory Backup.
  • Help Answer Office Phone and Door.

 Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities:

 This person must have knowledge of a wide variety of prescribed accounting codes and classifications.  This position requires knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures but not of principles.

 Education and Experience:

 Generally requires 2 or more years of work experience with 1 year in a bookkeeping or accountant type role. 4 year college degree preferred. Experience in SAP and proficient in Excel, as well as a background in the food industry preferred.

Physical Requirements:                         Rarely                  Occasionally             Frequently                      Regularly 

                                                                       (0 - 12%)                   (12 - 33%)                    (34 - 66%)                         (67 - 100%)

Seeing:  Must be able to                                                                                                                                                         X  

read reports and use computer.

Hearing:  Must be able to hear                                                                                                                                                X               

well enough to communicate with

coworkers.

Standing/Walking                                                                                               

Climbing/Stooping/Kneeling                                X   

Lifting/Pushing/Pulling                                        X

Grasping/Feeling:  Must be able                                                                                                                                             X

to write, type and use phone system

Working Conditions:  Cold and wet industrial environment.

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