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Staff Accountant Job

DATE POSTED: Jul 22,2017

LOCATION: Loveland, CO

CATEGORY : Accounting

BUSINESS UNIT : Retail IT/Finance (Corporate)

JOB ID: 2017-5818

FULL JOB TITLE: Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

If you live safety always and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.

Cultivating Excellence is Crop Production Service's culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is about achieving s

uperior results with integrity together while connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.

While we have great people, it is not just about that; it’s the ability to lead your own engagement. It’s the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never envisioned while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world.

Who You Will Work With

You will work daily beside teams of people who care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each other’s health, safety and security.

Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential. You will find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working side by side in an inclusive culture.

This role’s primary responsibilities are the preparation of timely and accurate financial information including: journal entries, account reconciliations, and account review and analysis.

Key Tasks:

  • Responsible for completing various journal entries, account reconciliations and analysis.
  • Interface with other departments as needed to ensure all journal entries and reconciliations are completed timely and with proper supporting detail.
  • Responsible for maintaining accounting records including journal entries, account reconciliations and support.
  • Research discrepancies and communicate with other departments as needed to resolve issues.
  • Embrace new ideas and challenge status quo to improve current processes and increase shareholder value.
  • Special Projects as needed.


  • Strong customer service attitude; team player; strong desire for knowledge; adaptability.
  • Self-motivated, innovative, forward-thinker.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills.


  • BA/BS in Accounting/Finance.
  • A minimum of 2-3 years of Accounting experience.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • PeopleSoft experience is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of the retail agriculture business is considered an asset.

Why Crop Production Services?

Winning together; our culture coupled with great people, who deliver results with integrity, is what sets Crop Production Services apart from other career opportunities. We’re dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Crop Production Services an award winning company. We are listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S.

Crop Production Services, an Agrium company, is committed to building an inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans. Additionally, our Employee Resource Groups – the Women's Inclusion Network and the Young Professionals Network, create awareness and opportunity for constructive action and dialogue.

Those passionate about this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly at While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

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