Senior Accountant

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 week ago

Spherion Staffing

Our client, an industrial company is looking for a well-qualified Senior Accountant. The SR Accountant is responsible for finance and accounting functions for the plant facility.





·         Manages all plant accounting procedures related to operations (e.g. G/L maintenance, accruals, journal entry preparation, daily cash application and inventory control including inventory reconciliations)


·         Responsible for month end general ledger reconciliations and financial close process


·         Prepares monthly financials timely and accurately and assist Controller with month end board packet compilation


·         Assures accounting policies are being followed, recommends process improvements and helps guide the plant through change


·         Oversees payroll function to ensure payroll is processed timely and accurately, while maintaining strict confidentiality


·         Maintains required systems and procedures, which monitors the effectiveness of plant operations


·         Provides management with monthly and yearly inventory control statements, and reconciles book values to physical inventories


·         Prepares monthly production reports and other management reports as required


·         Assists Controller in Year-end Financial Audits


·         Assists the Controller in the preparation of financial data required for forecasting and/or planning


·         Prepares and submits weekly and monthly government reports and tax submissions


·         Assists other areas of the facility including commodity/contracts and scale house






Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
Experience within the ethanol, agriculture, or commodities industries
Experience with Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains accounting software
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite required
CPA a plus
Ability to work in a creative, fast paced, team environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to multi-task
Must interact with internal and external customers with tact and diplomacy; possess strong interpersonal skills, and a customer service focus
Able to maintain complex workload and set priorities
Excellent problem solving skills
Strong customer service abilities

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If you have any questions please contact Kathleen Toft at 701-412-2904

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