Accountant
Location:
Inver Grove Heights , Minnesota
Posted:
October 05, 2017
Reference:
11165BR
CHS has an exciting opportunity in our Country Operations Division. We are looking for an Accountant to work in our Accounting group supporting our cooperatives in the field. You must be detail oriented, dependable, a team player, a self-starter, and have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

You will:
  • Provide support for controllers on SAP, Agris and Country Operations policies and procedures.
  • Compile accurate monthly financial statements for non-controller Country Operations sites.
  • Process monthly journal entries, multiple balance sheet reconciliations, bringing the grain “to market”.
  • Review and analyze the balance sheet, income statement and operating expenses for any variances.
  • Provide review of financial statements and assist with in house statement and discussions between the general manager and bookkeepers.
  • Provide guidance to SAP and Agris users as it relates to accounting policies, SAP general ledger support as well as answering Agris Software questions and resolving any issues.
  • Assist controllers with running SAP reports.
  • Work with internal and external auditors in providing locational detail to them.
  • Assist in BI report creation for management and locational use.
  • Review balance sheet support so that it is in conformity to SOX and Country Operations policies. Verify every balance sheet account is stated properly.
  • Travel to outlying locations 10% of the time.
Basic Qualifications: (required)
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 3-5 years of experience working with financial statement preparation and GL systems
    • Experience with Accounts Payable and Receivable
    • Experience working with daily deadlines, month-end, quarter end, and year end reports
  • Knowledgeable in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
Preferred Qualifications: (desired)
  • Agris accounting software
  • Knowledge of SAP ECC reporting
  • Working knowledge of BI reporting and BI report creation
  • Agriculture industry knowledge or experience

A little about us:
CHS is proud to offer veterans a place to grow their careers. Driven by the values of the farm families who own CHS, our employees focus on helping farmers raise healthy crops.

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