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This position requires sound knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), creating/uploading journal entries, distributing routine financial reports, maintaining/updating monthly accounting schedules, assisting with and/or preparing balance sheet account reconciliations, and assisting with the preparation of audit schedules. This position communicates with various personnel both within Lamb Weston and external customers, especially in Mexico. The consistency, accuracy, and timeliness of this communication are vital and must clearly convey all outstanding issues.
Provide support for internal and external financial statements in compliance with GAAP and/or other regulatory requirements.
Participate in period-end close activities to ensure timely completion of assigned tasks, including identification and resolution of unusual items and issues in a timely and accurate manner.
Create and maintain monthly accounting schedules as support for the balance sheet account reconciliations and financial audits.
Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations.
Respond to information requests from external/internal Lamb Weston customers, including requests from external/internal customers in other countries, especially Mexico.
5+ years of business experience in public accounting, corporate accounting, manufacturing, etc.
Strong communication, organization, and planning skills
Strong project management skills
Ability to research and reconcile multiple accounts with minimal supervision
Proficient PC skills with SAP financials experience preferred
Learning and Development Expected in Role
Gain expertise in accounting and financial acumen associated with assigned areas of responsibility.
Develop management, leadership, and communication skills.
Enhance understanding of the Lamb Weston business.
This job description is not intended, and should not be construed to be, an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended, however, to be an accurate reflection of those principal job elements essential for making decisions related to job performance, employee development and compensation. As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.
ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.