Cargill is a unique place to grow your career, your experience and your abilities.
Every day, we grow our reputation as a leading international producer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. We take pride in our global reach, ability to contribute, and strong work ethics and values.
Founded in 1865, Cargill is a privately held company and employs 142,000 people in 65 countries with annual revenues in excess of $133.9 billion. Through innovation, creativity and teamwork, we are transforming entire markets and
people’s lives worldwide, and we can have the same impact on your career. Discover how we can be Better Together at www.cargill.com.
The Treasury Department's purpose is to enhance Cargill's competitiveness and its ability to be the partner of choice by delivering world class financial and risk management products and services. Our mission is to deliver imaginative and value creating solutions in: credit access and relationship management, funding and foreign exchange, cash management and operations, financial consulting and analysis.
This position is responsible for performing the day-to-day North America accounting activities for the Treasury funding and service desks, and the joint Treasury & Emerging Markets Trading (EMT) initiative. The position collaborates frequently with personnel located in other regions as well as with Operations and Trading.
30% Execute daily accounting activities for North America funding and service desk activity, and the joint Treasury & Emerging Markets Trading (EMT) activity. This includes pricing and the daily reconciliation of the general ledger (Summit) to the trading system (IRIS) and trader estimates, and all resulting problem solving.
20% Analyze Tresaury Admin expenses and support the yearly budget process
20% Perform month-end close functions and financial reporting requirements
10% Participate in accounting related projects and respond to ad-hoc requests
10% Produce management reporting
10% Provide back-up coverage for other members of the accounting team.
Bachelors degree in Accounting
Minimum of 2 years accounting experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong analytical ability
Demonstrated initiative and ability to effectively manage workload in a growth business
Demonstrated ability to effectively work cross functionally with accounting, trading, documentation, tax, legal and operations personnel in multiple geographies
Strong Microsoft Excel skills
Strong preference for financial services experience
Strong preference for public accounting experience
Knowledge of U.S. GAAP with strong preference for experience with FAS 133 & 157, trading securities, long term debt and hedging, and derivative assets
Experience using IRIS and Summit
Cargill is an EEO/AA employer.
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