Grower Accounting Assistant

We are seeking a new Grower Accounting Assistant to join our Yakima office. Applicants must be dependable, detail oriented, self-motivated, and willing to help drive continual process improvement among the Grower Accounting team. This is a full-time hourly position, with some additional hours on weekends during the peak season

Position directly reports to: Grower Accounting staff

Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Assist Grower Accounting team by performing following functions:
  • Entry and auditing of data pertaining to grower contracts, grower blocks, pool ID, bin receipts, etc. from various sources.
  • Responsible for periodic reconciliation to external and affiliate grower documents for product packed or shipped to outside warehouses.
  • Prepare and distribute daily operational reports (Packout).
  • Process invoices and record cash receipts.
  • Communicate effectively with growers, field personnel, accounting, receiving, shipping, and production staff as needed.
  • Other projects/assignments as directed.

Ideal candidates will have the ability to perform the above-stated responsibilities as well as possess the following skills, education and/or experience (a combination of same may be considered):

  • Experience/employment history in agricultural accounting
  • Experience in Grower Accounting, FAMOUS software is a plus.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Highly organized and ability to meet tight deadlines with little or no supervision
  • Attention to detail with accuracy
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is preferred
  • Regular attendance
  • Ability to accept and incorporate constructive feedback on job performance

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequently required to sit, speak, and hear.
  • Frequently required to stand and walk.
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • Vision ability including close vision, distance vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable those individuals who are disabled as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act to perform the essential functions of this job

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: DOE

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Excited about continuous improvement
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Focused on accuracy and details of work

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-orientedwith a focus on quality and precision
  • Innovative through process improvement and technological advances
  • Outcome-orientedbased on a strong culture of performance
  • Stableand rooted in its long history

Work Remotely:

  • No, with exceptions as warranted