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Foods Operations Cost Accountant

Date:  Sep 14, 2021

Salisbury, MD, US, 21804

Req ID:  38301
Job Function:  Finance/Accounting

Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into its second century of growth and innovation. With a goal of becoming the most trusted name in premium proteins, we create products for consumers and for retail and foodservice customers around the globe, while changing the way animals are raised for food.


The Foods Operations Cost Accountant position exists to support the sales value of production process, for all plants, and it will provide operational accounting support for harvest plants.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Review and prepare Sales Value of Production pricing, in data marts, weekly and monthly
  2. Prepare specific daily and weekly production reporting related to specific product lines or meat forms
  3. Report and graph weekly Agristats data by PMT and plant
  4. Handle all accounting aspects related to weekly rendering billings, including SAP debit memos and journal entries

Minimum Education

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline.

Experience Requirements

  • 0 - 3 years experience
  • Must have significant proficiency in Excel and Power Point
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

Experience Preferred

  • Poultry industry experience
  • Prior exposure to sales and operations Agristats reporting

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Position is mostly sedentary but may require occasional moving to other offices or buildings. May need to move light equipment or supplies from one place to another. May need to access files, supplies and equipment. When in a plant environment: Exposure primarily consists of wet and moist floors which include metal and plastic grating surfaces. May be exposed to temperatures of 28 degrees to 100 degrees Fahrenheit with both ambient and 100% humidity. May handle product 25 degrees to 50 degrees Fahrenheit. May be exposed to noise ranges of 50 db. to 110 db. May be exposed to all chemicals used in poultry, food, processing facility. Must wear and use protective and safety equipment required for the job as directed by the Company.

Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Salisbury