Associate Accountant in Sedalia, MO at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Career Description

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the accurate preparation and reporting of all cost and other financial information. Other duties include: gathering and processing information to generate daily and weekly production cost reports;monthly reconciliation of balance sheet; assisting with internal audit checks; assisting in the preparation of the annual operations and Capital budgets; ensuring adherence to generally accepted accounting principles and Tyson's accounting policies; other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: Education: Requires broad knowledge in a general professional or technical field normally acquired through a Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance. Experience: 1 +years accounting experience; preferable cost accounting experience. Computer Skills: Basic computer skills; including Excel, generating spreadsheets and Word processing skills, and preparing complex graphic presentations; prefer broad SAP knowledge including purchasing, materials management and product costing. Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills; support a good communication and team atmosphere among departments. Special Skills: Must be highly organized and detailed-oriented with a track record for accurately handling of financial reporting in a deadline-oriented environment. Travel: 2 to 3 trips per year.