Senior Accountant

Dole Food Company, Inc.

Senior Accountant

Bessemer City, NC
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    GENERAL DESCRIPTION / PRIMARY PURPOSE

    Supervise forklift drivers, pick line employees, and scanner operators in order to ensure a safe and efficient warehouse operation.

    Required Skills

    MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS/DUTIES OF THE POSITION

    • Work with the transportation department and customer service department to assure superior service and delivery of goods.
    • Ensure a safe working environment and strictly enforce all safety rules.
    • Execute inventory control procedures including first in, first out rotation.
    • Coordinate appropriate training and safety education for warehouse personnel.
    • Follow all Food Safety Requirements and GMPs as applicable to position
    • Support special projects and other duties as assigned

    Required Experience

    JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

    • EXPERIENCE: 3 to 5 years of Warehouse management and/or Logistics.

    • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: Excellent computer skills, including Word, Excel or other spreadsheet software. Knowledge of material receiving procedures, inventory control procedures. Knowledge of SPC, MRP, TQM and APICS. Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills.

    • ADDITIONAL: Must have the ability to make decisions, maintain regular and acceptable attendance, follow directions, interact well with co-workers, understand and follow posted work rules/procedures and to accept constructive criticism. Flexibility to work varied hours.

    INTERNAL & EXTERNAL RELATIONS

    • INTERNAL: Plant Manager, Production, Shipping, Supervisors, Leads, Maintenance, Quality Assurance, Finance, Human Resources, Customer Service, and Transportation
    • EXTERNAL: Auditors and Vendors

    EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

    • B.S. degree in Operations management or equivalent work experience.

    EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT

    • Supervises between 20-30 hourly employees per shift.

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    • Ability to maneuver around an array of equipment, bend, stoop, climb stairs, and lift 40 pounds. Will have some exposure to fumes and airborne particles. Ability to travel. Able to work in a cold environment (35* on Plant floor).

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

  • Qualifications

    MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS/DUTIES OF THE POSITION

    • Work with the transportation department and customer service department to assure superior service and delivery of goods.
    • Ensure a safe working environment and strictly enforce all safety rules.
    • Execute inventory control procedures including first in, first out rotation.
    • Coordinate appropriate training and safety education for warehouse personnel.
    • Follow all Food Safety Requirements and GMPs as applicable to position
    • Support special projects and other duties as assigned