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Lead Accounting (Financial Accounting Manager)

Lead Accounting (Financial Accounting Manager)

At Merrick, we don’t just make pet food. We make the Best Food Ever. Founded in 1988, Texas-based Merrick PetCare is a leader in natural and organic pet food. We believe that our people are the source of our competitive advantage, and as we invest in our people, we invest in our shared future. When you join Merrick PetCare in Hereford, TX you are not only joining a leader in natural and organic pet food, you are joining a tight knit community focused on creating the most nutritious and wholesome food for pets. 

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

Position Summary

The Financial Accounting Manager position is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the factory financial structure and providing accuracy in the forecasting, reporting, and analysis of operating costs. They also must ensure compliance with general accepted accounting principles, Nestle accounting standards, and company polices and procedures. The position is responsible for the continuous training and development of factory personnel on financial systems.

 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and manage factory budgets and costs to include assist in the coordination and preparation of the annual operating budget. 
  • Complete required factory accounting activities to include monitoring actual cost performance vs. plan and report monthly and year to date results. 
  • Develop and manage factory accounting personnel. 
  • Maintain factory compliance to include research, communicate and develop new or updated procedures as dictated by business needs. 
  • Coordinate a complete and accurate hourly payroll system. 
  • Ensure timely and accurate payment of invoices 
  • All other duties as assigned.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or business equivalent
  • Experience:
    • 3+ years’ experience in general accounting, cost accounting, operations control, budgeting, and variance analysis
    • 1+ years’ experience managing people 
       

Requisition ID

177433 

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodationsnestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

At Merrick, we don’t just make pet food. We make the Best Food Ever. Founded in 1988, Texas-based Merrick PetCare is a leader in natural and organic pet food. We believe that our people are the source of our competitive advantage, and as we invest in our people, we invest in our shared future. When you join Merrick PetCare in Hereford, TX you are not only joining a leader in natural and organic pet food, you are joining a tight knit community focused on creating the most nutritious and wholesome food for pets. 

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

 

Position Summary

The Financial Accounting Manager position is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the factory financial structure and providing accuracy in the forecasting, reporting, and analysis of operating costs. They also must ensure compliance with general accepted accounting principles, Nestle accounting standards, and company polices and procedures. The position is responsible for the continuous training and development of factory personnel on financial systems.

 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and manage factory budgets and costs to include assist in the coordination and preparation of the annual operating budget. 
  • Complete required factory accounting activities to include monitoring actual cost performance vs. plan and report monthly and year to date results. 
  • Develop and manage factory accounting personnel. 
  • Maintain factory compliance to include research, communicate and develop new or updated procedures as dictated by business needs. 
  • Coordinate a complete and accurate hourly payroll system. 
  • Ensure timely and accurate payment of invoices 
  • All other duties as assigned.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or business equivalent
  • Experience:
    • 3+ years’ experience in general accounting, cost accounting, operations control, budgeting, and variance analysis
    • 1+ years’ experience managing people 
       

Requisition ID

177433 

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodationsnestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

 

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Hereford, TX, US, 79045

Hereford, TX, US, 79045


Nearest Major Market: Amarillo

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