General Accountant (FT)

Job Details
Full-time4 hours ago
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Windows
  • Account reconciliation
  • Accounting software
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Bachelor of Arts
Full Job Description
Bachoco OK Foods is seeking a General Accountant for our Fort Smith, AR Corporate location.

The General Accountant will be involved in many areas within the Accounting Department, such as, General Accounting and Cost Accounting. This position ensures that all accounting information is consistently prepared and in compliance with Company Policy.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Operate a computer with Microsoft Windows-based programs. Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Must be a fast learner in using our in-house ERP system and/or SAP for use in comparing actual expenditures with expected expenditures.

Raw Material Purchases – Daily, Weekly and Monthly Reconciliations and Reporting.

General Ledger: Book Journal Entries, Prepare Account Reconciliations, and Weekly/Monthly/Quarterly Reporting.

Perform internal audits with assisting with procedures performed in both Corporate and Plants.

Perform Cost Accounting functionalism of assisting as needed with Weekly/ Monthly reporting and reconciliations.

Other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
This position will have no direct supervisory responsibilities.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university in Accounting or related field preferred. One to two years related experience and/or training preferred.

Language Skills:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customer, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills:
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Accounting software; Internet software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

An Equal Opportunity Employer to include women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Notice to Third Party Recruitment Agencies:
Please note that Bachoco OK Foods and its subsidiaries do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of an executed Recruitment Services Agreement, there will be no obligation to any referral compensation or recruiter fee.

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