Sr. Accounting Assistant - Carrier Compliance
Cargill - Wichita, KS

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Sr. Accounting Assistant - Carrier Compliance



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


This position is responsible for upholding Cargill processes related to the qualification and contracting of new transportation service provider (carriers) and implementing changes to drive efficiencies. This includes: working with Cargill team members and carriers to prepare, collect and review documentation, review Cargill policies and assist in the resolution of issues/ discrepancies and maintain carrier data (such as rates and insurance) in various computer systems.

You will participate in special projects such as working with the mode team on the yearly RFP's (request for proposals), training new team members, collecting and presenting data for analysis and collaborating with others to develop and implement process improvements within the department.

Principal Accountabilities:
45% - Problem resolution: helping Carrier Compliance and Freight Payables groups resolve issues and complex system problems. Make recommendations for process changes.

35% - Responsible for carrier qualification, documentation and contract administration (including creation of contract and appendices as well as maintenance of carrier contract files). Periodically review all carrier files to ensure compliance with Cargill standards.

20% - Lead improvement projects within Carrier Compliance; develop new ways to accomplish work within our group. Collaborate with other groups to work more efficiently.

Relocation will not be provided for this position.


Required Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Minimum of 3 years of experience working in an office setting

Proficient in use of Microsoft Office products, specifically in Excel and Word

Ability to multitask and manage changing priorities

Strong math & reasoning skills

Desire to work in a team environment

Excellent communication skills

Proven attention to detail and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications:
Associates or Bachelors degree with focus in Accounting or Business

Experience with: MS Access, JDE, CASS, Sterling, SAP

Cargill is an EEO/AA employer.


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