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Accounting Assistant

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Job ID 239898 Date posted 09/21/2022 Location : Wayzata, Minnesota

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 154 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.


Job Purpose and Impact

The Accounting Assistant will perform a variety of support tasks in one of the accounting departments. In this role, you will support the accounting team in the organization by conducting tasks following standard procedures.

Key Accountabilities

  • Verify the accuracy of invoices and other accounting documents or records, including detailed financial business transactions.
  • Provide customer service to internal clients, suppliers and customers.
  • Enter data or use technology tools to upload data into the computer system using defined computer programs.
  • Compile data and prepare, review, and audit a variety of reports.
  • Handle moderately complex clerical, administrative, technical or customer support issues under general supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma, secondary education level or equivalent
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft office package (Excel, Outlook, Word, etc)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in Accounting or related field
  • Experience in SAP or JDE

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Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time.  Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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