The Accountant I is a staff level accounting position handling the manual and systematic inter company transactions between multiple entities. This position will be responsible for reconciling total company inter company balances, as well as being the conduit between all entities for inter company transactions. The position will report to the Senior Manager, Financial Reporting of Bay Valley Foods.
This person will be responsible for understanding and reconciling the details of all inter company transactions. This will include developing and maintaining standard policies and practices for existing and newly acquired organizations. They will also be tasked with driving systematic solutions to increase efficiency in the area of inter company accounting. This will require developing an understanding of SAP and legacy systems and their accompanied interfaces.
The Accountant I will also assist the Corporate Accounting Team with month-end accounting and reporting responsibilities.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Direct and reconcile transactions between all separate legal entities for internal and external reporting. Including, but not limited to: inventory transfers, sales, COGS, financing, payroll, and intercompany payables/receivables.
Assist the Corporate Accounting Team on projects relating to driving efficiencies in reporting.
Month end work including preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, and completion of other ad hoc requests.
Assist with the preparation of monthly internal financial package.
Participation in ongoing Sarbanes-Oxley compliance reviews and maintenance.
Skills, Experience and Education:
Must be a highly motivated self-starting individual who can use their work experience to reconcile transactions
Requires strong analytical skills, ability to multi-task, and ability to learn new systems quickly
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret information
Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions
Strong organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, consistently meeting deadlines with accurate and detailed results.
Bachelor’s Degree required: Accounting/Finance
Minimum of one to three years of progressive accounting experience
Occasional travel to business meetings
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