Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Central Virginia is seeking a dynamic results-oriented accounting professional who is familiar with generally accepted accounting principles, practices, and procedures and can bring such skills to our solid and innovative company. We are looking for a dedicated individual who embraces challenges and can rely on his/her experience, educational background and sound judgment to plan and accomplish goals to further the mission of PCVA.
The Staff Accountant ensures the integrity of accounting information by providing financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data, preparing reports, and ensuring the company is prepared for the annual financial audit. This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including adjusting journal entries, preparation, bank reconciliations, financial reporting, year-end audit preparation and fixed asset accounting. This position also acts as an interface to internal customers at Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Central Virginia that are supported by the Executive Office to effect real time problem analysis and resolutions.
PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintain the book and tax fixed asset schedules for assets with a cost basis of approximately $80M. This includes timely set up of acquisitions, disposals and transfers.
Prepare annual reporting to localities regarding assets located in their jurisdiction for personal property tax purposes
Prepare monthly bank reconciliation for all cash, credit card and money market accounts.
Review and process daily sales entries into the general ledger
Prepare and distribute monthly case sale reporting to management
Assist with month-end closing cycle including reconciliation of key balance sheet accounts
Update floor cost calculations for produced products
Update purchased product cost
Serve as one of the point people for the annual financial audit
Serve as Accounts Payable back-up
Other Projects as assigned
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
BS, Accounting or related field preferred or AAS or combination of experience required
Three (3) years’ experience as a Staff Accountant
Working knowledge of GAAP
Must be proficient in Microsoft office including advanced in Excel
Manufacturing experience is a plus!
Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to interact and work with various business units to resolve issues
Excellent written and oral communication skills. Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of management
Critical thinking and ability to work with minimal supervision
Collaboration and able to work within a team environment
Able to work under pressure in a dynamic environment with tight deadlines
Ability to exercise sound and independent judgment
Ability to manage time and prioritize multiple deliverables
*Family owned and operated since 1908, Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Central Virginia is an equal opportunity employer.
About Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Central Virginia
Who We Are
Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Central Virginia (PCVA) is the operator of the oldest recorded Pepsi-Cola Bottling franchise in the United States and is licensed to manufacture and sell its products within a specified region in the State of Virginia. PCVA also bottles and distributes a variety of other carbonated and non-carbonated beverages between its three locations in Virginia.
To be recognized by our customers as the Very Best supplier of Liquid Refreshment Beverages in Central Virginia and to satisfy every variation of the thirst needs and desires of our customers.
Proudly owned and operated by the Jessup Family since 1908, our mission is to be an effective partner in the communities we serve by producing and distributing high quality products with excellent service. We are committed to providing opportunities for growth and enrichment to our employees, our customers and the communities in which we operate. In everything we do, we strive for honesty, fairness and integrity.