Accountant I in Green Bay, WI at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


WI Green Bay Willowbrook

Job Type:

Finance Accounting

Job Posting Title:

Accountant I

Job Description:

The Accountant I is a staff level accounting position handling the manual and systematic intercompany transactions between multiple entities.  This position will be responsible for reconciling total company intercompany balances, as well as being the conduit between all entities for intercompany transactions.  The position will report to the Corporate Accounting and SOX Manager of Bay Valley Foods.

This person will be responsible for understanding and reconciling the details of all intercompany transactions.  This will include developing and maintaining standard policies and practices for existing and newly acquired organizations.  They will also be tasked with driving systematic solutions to increase efficiency in the area of intercompany accounting.  This will require developing an understanding of SAP and legacy systems and their accompanied interfaces.

The Intercompany Accountant will also assist the Corporate Accounting Team with month-end accounting and reporting responsibilities.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Direct and reconcile transactions between all separate legal entities for internal and external reporting.  Including, but not limited to: inventory transfers, sales, COGS, financing, payroll, and intercompany payables/receivables.
  • Assist the Corporate Accounting Team on projects relating to driving efficiencies in reporting.
  • Month-end work including preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, and completion of other ad hoc requests.
  • Assist with the preparation of monthly internal financial package.
  • Participation in ongoing Sarbanes-Oxley compliance reviews and maintenance.

Skills and Experience:

  • Must be a highly motivated self-starting individual who can use their work experience to reconcile transactions.
  • Requires strong analytical skills, ability to multi-task, and ability to learn new systems quickly.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret information.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, consistently meeting deadlines with accurate and detailed results.
  • Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting   
  • One to Three years of progressive accounting preferred.
  • CPA preferred but not required.
  • Occasional travel to business meetings

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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