Accountant II
 Omaha, NE

Requisition Number: ACCOU01869

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assist in the month-end closing responsibilities including:
    • Reconciliations of general ledger accounts
    • Posting of journal entries
    • Prepare month-end reporting packages
    • Research and resolve any issues identified as a result of the month-end process
  • Perform analytical review of financial results against the plan/forecast and report the results to management
  • Responsible for daily profit and loss estimate preparation and analysis
  • Analyze data and identify any problems or opportunities as a result of the analysis
  • Understand and utilize appropriate analytical methodologies, tools and systems to enhance analysis.
  • Ensure consistent compliance with internal controls, corporate accounting standards, GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Identify areas for process improvement and standardization
  • Prepare ad-hoc reporting and participate in special projects on an as-needed basis
  • Serve as a liaison between accounting and other departments
  • Communicate with co-workers, management and company personnel in a courteous, timely and professional manner
  • Demonstrate regular attendance and timeliness in reporting to work, meetings and completing assignments
  • Ability to work overtime as needed

Other Job Functions:

  • Other responsibilities as assigned by Accounting Management


  • Ability to work and interact well with others
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Experience in commodity trading/merchandising industry a plus
  • 3-5 years of experience in a finance-related field
  • Must be able to work proficiently with Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time
  • Must display an attention to detail at all times

Special Demands:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 90% of the time
  • Position requires operation of a computer and other standard office equipment, such as a copy machine, calculator, computer printer up to 90% of the time
  • Frequently communicates with employees in the office and at remote locations
  • Must comply with Gavilon COVID protocol and policies