Tyson Foods Associate Accountant in Sedalia, Missouri


Req ID:


Position Number:

90031473 Associate Accountant

Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the accurate preparation and reporting of all cost and other financial information. Other duties include: gathering and processing information to generate daily and weekly production cost reports;monthly reconciliation of balance sheet; assisting with internal audit checks; assisting in the preparation of the annual operations and Capital budgets; ensuring adherence to generally accepted accounting principles and Tyson's accounting policies; other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: Education: Requires broad knowledge in a general professional or technical field normally acquired through a Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance. Experience: 1 +years accounting experience; preferable cost accounting experience. Computer Skills: Basic computer skills; including Excel, generating spreadsheets and Word processing skills, and preparing complex graphic presentations; prefer broad SAP knowledge including purchasing, materials management and product costing. Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills; support a good communication and team atmosphere among departments. Special Skills: Must be highly organized and detailed-oriented with a track record for accurately handling of financial reporting in a deadline-oriented environment. Travel: 2 to 3 trips per year.

Facility Name (Location):

Sedalia Plant

Pay Type:



Associate Accountant







Job Function:

Accounting / Finance / Tax

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Relocation Covered:


Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.