Job Info
Job Title: Senior Accountant/Growing Cost Accountant
Location: Phoenix area, AZ
Job Number: 11910
Posted Date: 7/2/2021
Job description

Classification:  Full-time

Job Description:

Rousseau Farming Company, a leading grower, packer, and shipper of premium quality conventional and organic vegetables in the Phoenix metro area, is seeking a Senior Accountant/Growing Cost Accountant.  This is a great opportunity for an experienced accounting professional.


  • Preparing monthly entries and managing the monthly close process
  • Manage most aspects of the G/L.
  • Assist with outside accountants to complete reviewed financial statements and bank audits.
  • Assist with month-end and year-end financial statement preparation.
  • Manage certain aspects of crop and growing accounting.
  • Manage the daily and month-end reporting of growing cost accounting and prepare reports as required or as requested.
  • Responsible for monthly and annual crop budgets and cash forecasts.
  • Ability to work with growing partners to help analyze crop results and resolve issues.
  • Partner with payroll and farming operations to ensure accurate reporting of crop costs.
  • Ability to provide timely feedback on financial performance of farm operations.
  • Ability to work with a team to perform assigned task.
  • Willingness and ability to adapt to new tasks and responsibilities.


  • A knowledge of cost and grower accounting procedures in the agriculture industry.
  • A knowledge of general operational accounting and understanding of GAAP,
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Excel and General Ledger Systems.
  • Strong analytical skills with a proactive approach to the job.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all growers, staff and senior management.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Famous Software knowledge is preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience in an accounting role or similar role.
  • Bachelor level accounting degree preferred.

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