Senior Accountant
Ocean Spray - Lakeville, MA

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Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. is currently looking for a Senior Accountant to join the Finance team in Lakeville, MA.

Position Summary:

Under minimal guidance, the Sr. Accountant understands Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and (GAAP) perform a variety of accounting functions. The functions include performing complex account reconciliations, ensuring accurate recognition and reporting of accounts, ensuring compliance with GAAP, actively participates in external auditor reviews and audits, and provides recommendations for accounting process improvements. The Sr. Accountant may participate in the preparation or review of financial statements.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs month-end general ledger reconciliations to ensure accurate monthly recognition and reporting of complex accruals and associated expenses.
  • Prepares and/or reviews quarter-end financial statements for accurate reporting and accounting of expenses, income, etc.
  • Ensures compliance with GAAP by reviewing the work of support staff in area and other departments, and applying GAAP to own work products.
  • Participates in annual audits and quarterly reviews by providing reporting for areas, including identifying and resolving outstanding issues and providing recommendations for process improvements.
  • Provides recommendations for process improvements to the trade accounting process.
  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Accounting or Business preferred
  • 2-4 years of experience performing accounting functions and preparing reconciliations
  • Working knowledge of GAAP principles
  • Highly proficient with general ledger systems and report writer, database and spreadsheet software
  • High level of verbal and written communication, as well as teamwork and collaboration skills


Compensation and benefits are high on everyone's priority list, so it’s high on our list too. That’s why Ocean Spray provides competitive salaries and a wide variety of benefits - including programs that protect your health and welfare, help you prepare for retirement and truly enable you to balance your work and family life.

Ocean Spray is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AAP/M/F/V/D.

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Ocean Spray is a vibrant agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 cranberry and grapefruit growers in the United States, Canada and...