Staff Accountant

Amarillo, TX

About the Company:  

Cactus Feeders, Inc., is an Amarillo, Texas-based producer of commercial fed cattle and market hogs. Originally founded as a family company in 1975, Cactus Feeders is 100% Employee Owned with its 800+ employees producing a million fed cattle and 700,000 market hogs annually with gross revenues of over $1 Billion. The Company has cattle feedyards throughout the Texas Panhandle and Southwest Kansas, with hog operations in Iowa, South Carolina, and Georgia. 

Job Description

We are hiring a Staff Accountant for our Corporate Office in Amarillo, Texas. A successful candidate for our Accounting Team will have a high attention to detail, strong communication skills, and be a team player.  

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist preparation of the monthly close process, including a high-level understanding of all necessary journal entries 
  • Analyzing and preparing financial statements that include but are not limited to; balance sheets, profit, and loss statements, cash flow statements, etc. 
  • Preparing documents for internal and external reports  
  • Performing day to day bookkeeping  
  • Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts 
  • Protects the organization's value by keeping the information confidential.  
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed. 

  Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting  
  • Recent College Graduate/2+ years of relevant prior experience; Public Accounting experience preferred 
  • Experience with enterprise accounting systems; Navision preferred  
  • Self-motivated with the initiative to be an asset to the accounting team; Ability to learn quickly, produce results, and work with deadlines 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite 

 Pay and Benefits: 

  • Salaried position with wages based on qualifications, skills, and experience
  • Competitive health insurance package
  • 100% paid retirement through Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)