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Accounting Careers

Imagine a Career in Accounting 

See yourself as a Team Member of our production, revenue, or general accounting team which works in the areas of cost accounting, revenue accounting, general ledger, payroll, sales accounting, and accounts payable. Envision learning all aspects and processes of our accounting departments.


Primary Functions

  • Utilizing leadership and interpersonal skills is a must
  • Learn and apply Jennie-O Turkey Store’s accounting practices using software systems such as Microsoft Excel, iSeries, Lotus Notes, Report Writer, and/or Oracle
  • Communicate effectively to improve accounting functions


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively: provide the required feedback to various departments throughout the company.
  • Follow through timely: effectively and efficiently complete duties and projects within specified time period.
  • Drive change: research different ways in which accounting processes can be made more efficient and share ideas with other professionals and managers in the field.
  • Increase skill sets: enhance one’s professional skills by taking part in training and development opportunities that are presented to improve growth.
  • Inspire employees: motivate other team members to continually improve, become more innovative, and prevent errors throughout the company.
  • Time management: organize and utilize time effectively to allow for completion of projects and duties and attend meetings within the specified date and time.


Possible Positions

Positions in this department include:

  • Staff Accountant
  • Supervisor/Manager of Payroll
  • Revenue Finance Analyst
  • Manager of Revenue Finance
  • Cost Accountant
  • Manager of Cost Accounting

Nikki, Production Accountant

Nikki, Production Accountant

"Jennie-O Turkey Store has many opportunities within the company. There are so many different things you can do with your degree here. The culture and people are great here."