Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the month-end closing responsibilities including:
  • Reconciliations of general ledger accounts
  • Posting of journal entries
  • Prepare month-end reporting packages
  • Research and resolve any issues identified as a result of the month-end process
  • Responsible for providing financial reports to operations management – weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annually
  • Perform analytical review of financial results against the plan/forecast and report the results to management
  • Analyze data and identify any problems or opportunities as a result of the analysis
  • Understand and utilize appropriate analytical methodologies, tools and systems to enhance analysis.
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual plan and the weekly/monthly forecasts
  • Assist in the preparation of the bi-monthly borrowing base reports
  • Serve as a liaison between finance and trading operations
  • Ensure consistent compliance with internal controls, corporate accounting standards, GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Prepare ad-hoc reporting and participate in special projects on an as-needed basis
  • Communicate with co-workers, management and company personnel in a courteous, timely and professional manner

 

Qualifications/Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required (or relevant experience)
  • Experience in commodity trading/merchandising industry a plus
  • 1- 3 years of experience in a finance-related field
  • Must be able to work proficiently with Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time
  • Must display an attention to detail at all times