SENIOR ACCOUNTANT - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Senior Accountant works under the direction of the Accounting Manager of Ocean Mist Farms. This position is responsible for the accounting, analysis, and reporting of packing materials inventory and harvesting cost.   This position will work closely with the purchasing department, harvesting commodity managers, and the inventory control managers.


SCOPE OF ROLE

Harvesting
  • Approve and code weekly harvest invoices from multiple harvesters.
  • Approve invoicing to harvest companies for packaging supplies.
  • Provide month end variance analysis for harvesting operations.
  • Assist accounting team with monthly general ledger close.
  • Schedule and review selected general ledger accounts for Ocean Mist Farms.
  • Prepare profitability analysis reports by harvester as requested.
  • Perform other ad hoc projects and analyses as assigned.

Packaging Inventory
  • Maintain Bill of Materials for each commodity/packstyle harvested.
  • Oversee the process of relieving packaging materials from inventory.
  • Reconcile packaging inventory.
  • Participate in inventory counts.

Other Duties as assigned

SKILLS, ABILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required.
  • A minimum of 2+ years of progressive accounting experience is required; Inventory management experience is highly desired: Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP); comparable experience in related agriculture accounting is also highly desired.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is highly desired.
  • Proficient software skills are required, including Microsoft Office suite applications, (i.e., Excel) is required; prior Famous experience is desired.
  • Ability to operate various office equipment, including (not inclusive list): telephone, computer keyboard, photocopy machine, fax, 10-key calculator by touch, postage meter and other clerical and office equipment.
  • A self-starter, ensure delegated tasks are completed with minimal supervisor follow up. Proactively communicate task and project updates to supervisor.
  • Keep tasks on schedule; able to work well under pressure.
  • Ability to learn and absorb new duties with minimal repetition or re-training from supervisor

SUBMIT YOUR RESUME:

Email: careers@oceanmist.com