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Cost Accountant

Company: Fair Oaks Foods
Location: Kenosha
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Fair Oaks Farms, LLC is a supplier of high-quality custom meat products to some of the world's largest and most discerning retail and restaurant companies.

It takes more than top notch facilities, modern equipment, and innovative technologies to become our customer's most trusted supplier. It takes people who are committed to our customer's success and who are willing to go the extra mile to get the job done right.

Job Purpose:
Oversees Account Payable function including processing of invoices, expenses and/or credit memos for goods and services on a timely basis (monthly and year-end close). Oversees accurate processing of accounts payable ledger accounts. Hires and trains new colleagues. The Accounts Receivable cash applications colleague also reports to this position.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist with monthly, quarterly, and annual close processes.
  • Manage Fixed Assets, depreciation, and capitalization processes.
  • Reconciles bank accounts and other financial accounts, investigates discrepancies, and
  • makes corrections where needed.
  • Develop, implement, and analyze business transactions and processes.
  • Participate and/or lead process improvement projects and enhancement of ERP capabilities
  • Prepare and file monthly sales and use tax return.
  • Assists with annual budgeting process
  • Provide support for the annual financial audit
  • Assist with Accounts Receivable and Payable workload as needed
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested or required.
    • Strong planning and organizational skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to work independently, multi-task, and prioritize
    • Flexible, adaptable, detail-oriented, and self-motivated
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
    • Minimum of three years of accounting, bookkeeping, and/or financial experience
    • Bachelor's degree in accounting
    • SAP experience preferred
    • CPA or MBA preferredPhysical 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 colleague is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk or hear; uses hands to finger, handle, or touch objects or controls. The colleague may lift, push or pull up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

      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 position is an office-based position.

Keywords: Fair Oaks Foods, Kenosha , Cost Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Kenosha, Wisconsin

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