Plant Cost Accountant
Company: Smithfield Foods
Posted on: November 18, 2023
Your OpportunityA great job and a great future await you at
Smithfield Foods. As the world's largest pork processor and largest
hog producer in the United States, we're a $16 billion global food
company with more than 55,000 employees. We're looking for
motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and
meaningful careers with us. Our team members receive
industry-competitive salaries and are eligible for great benefits
Competitive Starting Pay
Annual Bonus Earning Potential
Comprehensive Health Insurance, Retirement Benefits and More
Education benefit available to full- and part time Smithfield team
members on their first day of employment. Looking to move? We will
help! Ask about our Relocation Assistance packages! Benefits
include, but are not limited to:
Lump Sum payments
Agents to help you sell/ buy
Lease Termination Assistance
Moving of goods and vehicles In addition, we offer opportunities
for career growth, professional development, and tuition assistance
. The Finance/Accounting team is seeking out driven,
detail-oriented professionals to exercise GAAP principles while
preserving the superior financial standing of our $15B company.
These personnel examine data for accurate pricing in Customer
Finance, reconcile/manage invoices as an Accounting Coordinator, or
scrutinize the company's state/federal income tax data in Corporate
Tax. The Cost Accountant will support the operations
finance/manufacturing accounting functions by providing/assisting
in plant reporting, compilation and analysis, performing month-end
close activities, performing bill of material maintenance, and
assist with product standard cost integrity. Salary Range $54,000 -
$79,750 Core Responsibilities
Perform weekly/quarterly standard cost rollup functions
Complete corporate month-end close tasks ensuring strict adherence
to the close schedule.
Complete monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
Compile weekly and monthly operations finance reports for
Manage Bill of Material audits to satisfy corporate policies. This
will entail communicating with each plant on the progress and
ensuring they will meet annual policies.
Enter all BOM and Routing information for new products and maintain
Maintain and create Raw/WIP codes and all market quote codes.
Reconciliation of GR/IR clearings.
Manage daily Co-Pack invoice process.
Responsible for maintaining account mapping.
Support plant close activities
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so
classified. May perform other duties as assigned. QualificationsTo
perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals to perform the essential functions .
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or
university in Accounting or Finance and 2 years of relevant
experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience;
Food Industry/Meat related experience, preferred.
SAP experience, preferred.
Excellent Proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel, Word and
Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple projects.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to complete projects timely and accurately.
Must be detail oriented with strong organizational and analytical
Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic
Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while
building strong working relationships and a positive work
Work EnvironmentThe work environment characteristics and physical
demands 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 majority of the time is spent in an office setting outside of
the production plant. The plant environment will include wet or
humid conditions (non-weather related), extreme cold and heat
(non-weather related), working near moving mechanical parts,
exposure to fumes or airborne particles, and chemicals.
Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can be
loud when in the production area.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision includes close vision and ability to adjust
Frequently required to sit, use hands to handle, or feel, and talk
Career BenefitsTo learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit
smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits.Why Work at Smithfield Foods? We
are committed to meeting our employees' needs, addressing their
concerns and helping them enjoy rewarding careers with our company.
PEOPLE MATTERWith more than 60,000 jobs globally, our employees
drive our success. We strive to create a fair, ethical and
rewarding work environment.GROWTH & DEVELOPMENTWorking at
Smithfield isn't just a job - it's the foundation for a lifelong
career with training designed to help you advance
professionally.BENEFITSOur people matter. That's why we offer
excellent, comprehensive benefits packages to our full-time
employees.SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGESustainability is ingrained in our
culture and guides how we operate. We believe in innovating for the
future.About Smithfield Foods Headquartered in Smithfield, Va.
since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with
agricultural roots and a global reach. With more than 60,000 jobs
globally, we are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly--"
and serve as one of the world's leading vertically integrated
protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for
more than two decades, including our industry-leading commitments
to become carbon negative in U.S. company-owned operations and
reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across our entire U.S. value chain
by 2030. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity
and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our
communities. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic
brands, such as Smithfield -- , Eckrich -- and Nathan's Famous -- ,
among many others. For more information connect with us on
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. EEO/AA Information
Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace
diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected
veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other
protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by
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