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Accountant (Staff) I

Company: Dole Foods
Location: Atwater
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:


Responsible for timely and accurate collection and analysis of company financial information. Will make decisions utilizing independent judgment and discretion


  • Perform general accounting work
  • Assist in developing operating budgets
  • Prepare monthly management reports
  • Develop and perform account and cost variance analyses
  • Responsible for timely and accurate collection and analysis of company
  • financial information
  • Responsible for accurately preparing various internal and external reports
  • Prepare journal entries utilizing independent discretion and judgment to
  • make decisions on correct account information.
  • Conduct General Ledger account analysis
  • Ensure company policies are followed
  • Follow safety procedures
  • Conducts reporting and analysis for farming reports
  • Every period break down trial budget (review actual versus budgeted)
  • Every period reconciliation reporting
  • Create farming reports
  • Create (EBIT) reports
  • Other duties that are reasonable and associated with the above essential functions of the job.

Breakdown of responsibilities:

  • 25% end period report analysis
  • 25% journal entry reporting
  • 25% farming reports and analysis
  • 15 % special project, miscellaneous and audits


  • Accounting 4 year degree
  • Computer - accounting software - SAP/ERP experience highly
  • desirable Working knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Communication skills (verbal and written). Must be able to communicate with all levels of managment
  • Experience working under pressure to meet deadlines in busy environment
  • Requires ability to analyze situation and make independent decisions
  • Food or Manufacturing Industry experiences a plus.
  • Experience in Cost Accounting preferred.

Employment is contingent upon drug screen, background verification and skills test required for some positions.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Keywords: Dole Foods, Merced , Accountant (Staff) I, Other , Atwater, California

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