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We're always looking for great people to join us, across our diverse range of opportunities. We have international jobs that span the agricultural supply chain.

Location:
Plantation, USA
Type:
Permanent
11 Feb 2021

Staff Accountant

The Role & Key Responsibilities
We want to create a legacy.  

We’re AB Vista, an animal nutrition technology company offering pioneering products and technical services to the global animal feed industry.  We’re part of the AB Agri community of leading animal nutrition products and services businesses.  Join us and support our work with customers around the globe to produce sustainable food for a growing population.  

 
We are looking for a Staff Accountant to join our established global Finance Team, based in Plantation, FL. The role of Finance Assistant is to provide Accounting, Month End and Year End support by verifying, booking and reconciling accounting transaction's according to established policies and procedures in an efficient, timely and accurate manner. This role will ensure the smooth running of production, freight and inventory month end processes.
 
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Oversee the preparation and analysis of production reporting and month end accruals.
  • Review, analyze and track inventory. Reconcile stock variances and provide management with monthly inventory reports
  • Review, analyze and track inbound and outbound freight. Reconcile freight variances and provide management with monthly freight reports
  • Oversee the preparation of rebates and commission accruals and payments
  • Reconciliations of account balances
  • Booking month end entries
  • Assisting the controller by maintaining the General ledger and preparing month end close procedures.
  • Manage fixed assets
  • Assisting the controller by maintaining AB&C controls, procedures and documents.
Candidate requirements: 
  • Ideally 3+ years as cost accountant
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in accounting or equivalent
  • Strong technical accounting back ground
  • General ledger experience preferred 
  • Advanced knowledge of excel
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong problem solving skills, data analysis and multi-tasking skills
Good for people, Good for business

We are a growing, innovative business and we value diversity and different ways of thinking to keep moving us forward.  AB Agri is an equal opportunity employer, assuring equal treatment to all.  We know that an inclusive environment makes us more accessible and ensures we attract, engage, promote and retain exceptional people.  

We are united by our family values that represent who we are, how we work together and how we help our customers.

Pioneering – Curious, spirited and bold. We lead, the right way.
Excellence – We seek excellence in all that we do.
Growth – We create ways for our people and customers to thrive.

We are part of Associated British Foods (ABF), a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group. 

Making your application

Ready to apply? Great! Simply register your details and upload your CV via our careers website – it usually takes just a few minutes.  Please do not delay making your application. In the event of a high candidate response to this vacancy we may close the application period before the date shown and without notice.

So that we can support you to perform at your best, please let us know of any adjustments that may be required throughout the recruitment process by emailing Careers@abagri.com

As part of your application we ask you to answer some equal opportunities questions that help us to monitor how inclusive our recruitment process is and identify areas we can improve in. This information is anonymised, separate from your application and is never seen by the hiring panel. You can choose not to answer these questions with no impact on your application.

AB Agri group politely requests no contact from recruitment agencies or media sales. We have a PSL and do not accept speculative CVs from recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.
About The Company

AB Vista is an animal nutrition technology business offering pioneering products and technical services to the global animal feed industry. Headquartered in the UK, the company employs 190 people across a worldwide network of offices and laboratories. AB Vista is part of AB Agri, an animal nutrition and agricultural services business, part of Associated British Foods plc. For more information please go to www.abvista.com.

Our commitment to Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

We are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and seek to attract, develop and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. We’re committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly, and with respect and dignity throughout the recruitment process.

So that we can support you to perform at your best, please let us know of any adjustments that may be required throughout the recruitment process by emailing Careers@abagri.com

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