Accounting Assistant Job Opening

Accounting Assistant


Wayzata, Minnesota

Position Purpose

The Global Tax & Customs function employs approximately 220 professionals. The function is headquartered in Wayzata, Minnesota. Ninety U.S. tax professionals work at the headquarter offices. Other tax professionals are located throughout the world with principal offices in Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Winnipeg, London, Amsterdam and Singapore.
A career in Cargill Tax & Customs offers ample opportunities for continuous learning and development and exposure to a vast variety of interesting, complex issues. The Cargill Tax & Customs group is seeking a motivated individual to become part of an engaged team of tax professionals committed to collaborating and contributing to a high performing function.
The Accounting Assistant will be responsible for assisting the International group with tax compliance projects. The
International group is responsible for the U.S. Tax Compliance of 800+ foreign entities.

Principal Accountabilities

40% Prepare U.S. tax forms associated with non-U.S. operations of Cargill
40% Additional projects and responsibilities as required
20% Assist with fulfilling documentation requirements

Relocation will not be provided for this position.
Required Qualifications
  • Associate‚Äôs Degree in Accounting.
  • Experience in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Excel such as Power BI and Power query.

Success Factors
  • Strong organization skills, strong attention to detail and follow up, ability to prioritize many tasks, results oriented
  • Ability to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Self-initiative, ability to be proactive
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Finance/Accounting

Primary Location US-MN-Wayzata

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job