Tyson Foods Sr Accountant - Accounting Systems in Springdale, Arkansas

62365BR

Req ID:

62365BR

Job Description:

SUMMARY:

This position is in the Corporate Accounting Systems and Support group, serving as the liaison between the accounting function and Information Systems as it relates to accounting systems. The position will provide support to people at a variety of levels simplifying tasks so the SAP System can make their processes more efficient. This position will work with Corporate Accounting, Operational Accounting and International Accounting regarding financial master data and other analysis and projects. The position also assists in month end accounting close process, maintaining SAP assessments, accounting systems training and other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Bachelor's degree in an academic field directly related and essential to this job (Accounting or Finance degree preferred).

Experience: 3 plus years of related experience preferred

Computer Skills: Working knowledge of SAP and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications preferred.

Communication Skills: Strong written, presentation and verbal Communication Skills.

Special Skills: Certified Public Accountant, eligible to sit for CPA exam, preferred, but not required.

Travel: 1 to 5 domestic trips per year.

Supervisory: None.

Facility Name (Location):

Corporate

Pay Type:

Exempt

Title:

Sr Accountant - Accounting Systems

City:

Springdale

State:

AR

Shift:

1

Job Function:

Accounting / Finance / Tax

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:

This position can sit in either Springdale, AR or Chicago, IL.

Relocation Covered:

NO

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.