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2014-06-25 Accountant I - 14017: View Details
2014-06-04 Help Desk Administrator -14013: View Details


Accountant I - 14017

Date Posted: 2014-06-25
Department: Finance
Reports To: Disbursements Manager
Location: Sherman Oaks, California
Salary Range: $40 - $46K DOEE
Job Code: AI/S.C - 14017

Functions & Responsibilities:

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  • Process and review coding for invoices, including purchase order matching.
  • Process checks.
  • Process daily miscellaneous checks received and prepare bank deposit.
  • Close out employee sales center register at month-end.
  • Process employee expense reports.
  • Recording bank wires for payment and upload to bank website for releasing.
  • Processing interfaced batches for transportation and shipper payments.
  • Control and prepare boxes for record retention.
  • Prepare miscellaneous reconciliations.
  • Perform assigned accounting and/or financial projects.
  • Assist in month-end and year-end close with posting and maintaining journals and any other field requests.

Contacts with Others:

Frequent contact with operating personnel of other divisions and with various outside companies.

Education Requirements:

A.A. Degree or work experience equivalent.

Experience Requirements:

  • Two years of progressively responsible general accounting experience.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to utilize various computer software programs, specifically in a Windows environment.
  • MicroSoft Nav or ERP system experience a plus.

Notes/Comments:

Maybe it's our bright outlook on life. Or, maybe it's the happiness found in our many products. Whatever it is, Sunkist puts a fresh twist on all of its career offerings. Join our team and discover a freshly-squeezed, refreshing career.

Well now that all the boring stuff HR makes us put in the job description is out of the way, what is this job really about? We are looking for an individual who values hard work, fresh ideas and a commitment to excellence. At Sunkist we value trust, respect for each other, communication and sharing information, generating ideas and creative solutions, working in teams and developing people to add value.

Behind our history of innovation and commitment to market leadership is a company devoted to providing continued education, excellent benefits and good working conditions. We provide all the resources you need to support your professional development, including:

  • A variety of choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Spending Accounts
  • 401K retirement savings plan, Match
  • Generous paid holiday and vacation benefits
  • Internal and external training
  • Generous educational assistance
  • An open job posting system


Sunkist is an equal opportunity employer AAP/M/F/V/D

For more information about Sunkist, please visit our Employment page at: http://www.sunkist.com/about/employment.aspx

To Apply:

If you're ready to take the next step in advancing your career, we're ready for you to join our team now! Qualified applicants should submit a resume to Sunkist Growers in one of the following ways:
  • Send an email to hrdept@sunkistgrowers.com. Please include Job Code AI/S.C - 14017 in the subject line of your email.
  • Fax your resume to (818)379-7339. Please reference Job Code AI/S.C - 14017 on your fax cover sheet.
  • Mail your resume to:
    Human Resources Department
    Job Code AI/S.C - 14017
    Sunkist Growers Inc.
    P.O. Box 7888
    Van Nuys, CA 91409-7405
If you have any questions, please call Shar'ee Straw at (818)379-7339.

Sunkist is an equal opportunity employer AAP/M/F/V/D




Help Desk Administrator -14013

Date Posted: 2014-06-04
Department: Domestic Sales
Reports To: Manager, Sales Communication
Location: Visalia or Valencia, CA
Salary Range: $50 - $56K DOEE
Job Code: HDA/VIS-S.C - 14013

Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Provides telephone assistance and software support to all division and district sales offices, district exchanges, packinghouse associations and Sherman Oaks personnel enrolled in the Fresh Fruit Marketing (FFM) inventory/order processing system, and the sales planning system.
  • Shares responsibility for 24 hour on-call help desk support with other staff members.
  • Supports in-field training and remote support of the Sunkist pallet tracking/tagging system.
  • Monitors the daily flow of electronic data interchange of business documents and supports Sunkist sales offices and customers with first time implementation and on-going correction processing.
  • Provides user support for proper use of the FFM sales planning system and utilizes the system to generate management reports to Sunkist corporate operating departments, district exchanges and packinghouses not equipped with this system.
  • Assists in the maintenance of corporate level software control and application files.
  • Interfaces with the Sunkist IT Department in the creation, deletion, modification and monitoring of user access to the FFM system.
  • Coordinates with the FFM sales operations staff in the maintenance of fruit price scales and special offer features.
  • Maintains and monitors the proper operation of the FFM system, customer and vendor fax interfaces and general messaging features.
  • Assists in the performance of user level testing of new system enhancements, modifications and features including software releases.
  • Collects and documents software 'bugs' and other operational problems for forwarding to the software vendor.
  • Schedules, generates and distributes routine management and operational reports for the Fresh Fruit operating departments.
  • Assists in the monitoring of inventory compliance programs through enforcement of operating policy and standards for all the FFM sales communication reporting system.
  • Must be able to travel on occasion for periods not to exceed one (1) week at a time.

Contacts with Others:

Continuous contact with Fresh Fruit Marketing division & district sales offices, district exchanges, packinghouse associations and Sherman Oaks operating departments. Considerable contact with software vendor support staff.

Education Requirements:

AA Degree or equivalent work experience. Coursework in computer science preferred.

Experience Requirements:

  • Two years work experience in a sales support and/or data processing position providing exposure to industry or like terminology and familiarity with order entry and shipping operations. Packinghouse experience a plus.
  • Computer proficiency a must.
  • Ability to communicate and effectively instruct Sunkist sales and order processing procedures to a wide range of experienced and inexperienced users.
  • Must possess a valid unrestricted driver's license.

Notes/Comments:

Maybe it's our bright outlook on life. Or, maybe it's the happiness found in our many products. Whatever it is, Sunkist puts a fresh twist on all of its career offerings. Join our team and discover a freshly-squeezed, refreshing career.

Well now that all the boring stuff HR makes us put in the job description is out of the way, what is this job really about? We are looking for an individual who values hard work, fresh ideas and a commitment to excellence. At Sunkist we value trust, respect for each other, communication and sharing information, generating ideas and creative solutions, working in teams and developing people to add value.

Behind our history of innovation and commitment to market leadership is a company devoted to providing continued education, excellent benefits and good working conditions. We provide all the resources you need to support your professional development, including:

  • A variety of choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Spending Accounts
  • 401K retirement savings plan, Match
  • Generous paid holiday and vacation benefits
  • Internal and external training
  • Generous educational assistance
  • An open job posting system


Sunkist is an equal opportunity employer AAP/M/F/V/D

For more information about Sunkist, please visit our Employment page at: http://www.sunkist.com/about/employment.aspx

To Apply:

If you're ready to take the next step in advancing your career, we're ready for you to join our team now! Qualified applicants should submit a resume to Sunkist Growers in one of the following ways:
  • Send an email to hrdept@sunkistgrowers.com. Please include Job Code HDA/VIS-S.C - 14013 in the subject line of your email.
  • Fax your resume to (818)379-7339. Please reference Job Code HDA/VIS-S.C - 14013 on your fax cover sheet.
  • Mail your resume to:
    Human Resources Department
    Job Code HDA/VIS-S.C - 14013
    Sunkist Growers Inc.
    P.O. Box 7888
    Van Nuys, CA 91409-7405
If you have any questions, please call Shar'ee Straw at (818)379-7339.

Sunkist is an equal opportunity employer AAP/M/F/V/D