Join The Team

blue-lineThe Friesen Group of Companies is dedicated to providing only the best products and services for our customers. To help us achieve this goal, we depend on our loyal and hard-working employees who are the heart and soul of our companies.

Are you passionate about agriculture? Do you want to help family farms succeed in their communities? Don’t mind putting in an honest day’s work? Look forward to being part of a dedicated team? Then you might be a good fit for the Friesen Group of Companies.

If you’re a positive, hard-working individual who’s inspired by others, can think outside the box and is dedicated to providing only the best in customer service and support, then we encourage you to apply for the position(s) listed below. Please note only qualified candidates will be contacted directly for follow-up interviews.

You may also submit your resume by downloading and filling out our general application form below. Please return via email to hr@friesencompanies.com
Resumes are kept on file for a period of six months.

Operations Accountant

Reports to the Controller, and as a member of the Accounts team, your major responsibilities will include daily accounting entries in AP and AR and assisting in monthly and year-end operations reporting for a multi-company organization.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Ensuring reasonableness and adequate approvals for payments have been obtained
  • Checking invoices against contracts, or purchase orders where applicable
  • Responsible for following-up with departments and suppliers on invoice issues or contracts
  • Vendors’ statement reconciliation
  • Reconciling inter company accounts, accruals and commissions and other GL accounts at each period end
  • Providing periodic accruals of outstanding bills at period end close
  • Monitoring accounts receivable for timely payments and communicating with customers with outstanding balances
  • Identifying areas for process improvement and any gaps and help establish effective and efficient accounting practices within the division
  • Assisting the controller during period and fiscal year-end close or other projects

 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Enrolled in or completed CPA program, or equivalent
  • 3 or more years of accounting experience, preferably in a multi-company environment
  • Advanced level of MS Office skills with an emphasis in MS Excel
  • Exceptional verbal, written, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Experience using Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains is preferred
  • Strong accounting, financial and analytical skills are essential

 

Compensation & Benefits:

Salary to be determined based on experience and competitive group benefits after 3 months; CPA mentor ship offered.

 

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