Date Published: 19 April 2024

Our client is a mid-sized, successful, family-owned CPG company. They are seeking a multifaceted Accountant to join their finance team. This position will be a junior member of the Accounting and Finance team, whose role will primarily consist of assisting the Finance Manager in executing the accounting for the organization’s outside ventures, as well as providing backup on other GL and reporting tasks.

This role is fully onsite in Nashville, IL or St. Louis, MO.


  • Assist Finance Manager in entering General Ledger transactions
  • Process payroll weekly for smaller related company of less than 20 people
  • Create and monitor all compliance reporting for federal and state organizations
  • Administer accounts payable
  • Create and maintain all management reporting
  • Perform periodic inventory audits and quality control reporting
  • Maintain cost of goods to GAAP and owner specifications
  • Maintain all master data in the AMS system
  • Work with Finance Manager to monitor cashflow
  • Assist the Finance Manager and Controller as a backup for:
  • P Card processing and auditing
  • AP when necessary
  • AR when necessary
  • Supply chain reporting
  • Master data maintenance
  • Any production reporting and inventory auditing
  • Cross train in accounts receivable
  • Supply chain auditing and work order finalization
  • Payroll


  • Bachelor’s in Accounting or equivalent
  • One to three years of accounting and financial analysis experience
  • Experience in small, family owned and/or private companies preferred
  • High attention to detail
  • Must have a sense of urgency
  • Strong Excel, numerical and analytical skills
  • Strong knowledge of ERP or other large accounting packages, experience with Sage a plus
  • AMS knowledge preferred

Base: $80k-120k DOE + benefits