Accountant

  • Company:
    JBS Food Canada ULC.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Finance and Insurance

Job Description

Accountant

With approximately 3,300 employees, JBS Food Canada ULC (“JBS Canada”) is one of Canada's largest beef processors. Consisting of four locations—the main processing facility located in Brooks, Alberta, where approximately 4,200 head of cattle are harvested and processed daily; the Head Office and a case ready plant, both based in Calgary, Alberta; and JBS Ontario, a case ready plant located in Belleville, Ontario. The JBS Canada facility in Brooks has the capacity to produce products ranging from boxed beef primals, ground beef, beef trimmings, beef by-products and hides which are shipped across Canada and worldwide. At the multi-protein Mountain Creek Farms case-ready facility in Calgary, JBS Canada produces value-added products including marinated, portion sized, multi-pack options, kebabs and much more. JBS Ontario in Belleville produces fresh meat and seafood products for leading retailers in Canada.

At JBS Canada, our people are our greatest asset. We are very proud to have a team of high achieving, engaged employees. We are currently seeking an accountant to join our team at our office Calgary, AB.

General Accounting

  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures and ensure internal controls are strictly complied with

  • Create journal entries and participate in month end closing duties

  • Assist in daily/weekly management reporting

  • Supporting month/quarter/year-end reporting processes

  • Maintaining inventory and billing customers

  • Review A/P and credit card transactions

  • Identify root causes of vendor/producer issues and related process improvements

  • Prepare balance sheet account and bank reconciliations

  • Daily filing and administrative duties

  • Other ad hoc tasks as required

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance related course

  • Experience with MS Excel is required and advanced knowledge (pivot tables, formulas like sumif, index, vlookup) is an advantage

  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail and organized

  • Ability to work efficiently, independently or as part of a team

  • Exceptional communication skills with individuals at all levels, internal and external to the organization

  • Willingness to work flexible hours as needed

  • Takes ownership for individual areas of responsibility and accepts feedback on performance with the goal of achieving excellence

Exceptional Benefits including:

Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance | Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions | Employer RRSP Contributions | Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training

JBS Food Canada ULC

www.jbsfoodcanada.ca

Mailing Address:  PO Box 1868 Brooks AB T1R 1C6

Physical Location:  193002A Range Road 150, Brooks, Alberta, T1R1C6

Telephone: 403-501-2223 Fax: 403-501-2239