Senior Accountant

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Type: Full Time
Min. Experience: 3

Job Description

Senior Accountant
National Sugar Marketing LLC – Atlanta, GA

National Sugar Marketing LLC is seeking a Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA. This position is responsible for serving as a team leader in the Finance Department and ensuring the department creates accurate and timely financial records for the organization.

The Senior Accountant is responsible to prepare and post journal entries to various ledgers and maintain a log of journal entries prepared. They will reconcile general ledger accounts, subsidiary ledgers, and inventory balances; assist Controller with partner cost and revenue sharing for sugar sales transactions and other projects as assigned. This role will manage company Accounts Payable process and AP staff including freight payment system, as well as post and balance other transactions into ERP system.

National Sugar Marketing LLC is built on innovation and is a proud leader in the sugar industry, and that can only happen with the best people. Qualified candidates need to be dynamic and have the ability to work successfully in a fluid environment.

Additional Responsibilities:

• Provide on-going training and support under the direction of Controller to staff, employees and managers to assist with understanding of accounting guidelines and procedures.

• Identify, track and resolve system issues and improvement opportunities within the Area.

• Responsible for identifying and executing process improvement initiatives, working in cooperation with Controller.

• Prepare schedules and reconciliations for annual audit.

• Manage the processing of system transactions by staff on an ongoing basis.

• Update, create, maintain and distribute various reports and spreadsheets.

• Serve as group lead for special projects.

• Perform other duties as required.

Job Requirements

• Completion of Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field;
• Minimum 3 year of financial accounting experience;
• OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.