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2014-04-03 Disbursements Manager - 14009: View Details

Disbursements Manager - 14009

Date Posted: 2014-04-03
Department: Corporate Finance
Reports To: Corporate Controller
Location: Sherman Oaks, California
Salary Range: $70 - $80K DOEE
Job Code: DM/S.C - 14009

Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Manages and controls all corporate disbursements to ensure proper recording through Accounts Payable and third party payroll systems.
  • Responsible for selection, training and supervision of subordinate employees.
  • Responsible for developing and implementing polices and procedures for all disbursement related activities.
  • Responsible for accruals and reconciliations as they relate to payable and payroll processing.
  • Provides data analysis and participates in evaluating all vendors. Responsible for employee expense report processing, policy and procedure development and rule enforcement.
  • Must have a strong desire to go paperless and help us develop an action plan to achieve this goal.
  • Experience with EDI is desired.
  • Interfaces with outside auditors regarding request as they related to payroll and payables.
  • Interfaces with vendors and employees regarding policy interpretation affecting payroll, expense reporting and/or accounts payable. Responsible for adhoc reporting and is familiar with report writing and query tools.
  • Examines and evaluates current systems and procedures for more effective and efficient operations.
  • Responsible for implementing and carrying out Equal Employment and Affirmative Action programs in his/her unit.

Contacts with Others:

Frequent contacts with all levels of Sunkist employees, including managers, executives and directors.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred.

Experience Requirements:

  • Sufficient supervisory and management experience (minimum of 6 years) in accounts payable and general experience in payroll is required to fulfill the responsibilities outlined above.
  • Experience with a large system such as JD Edwards, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft NAV or PeopleSoft.
  • Experience with third party payroll system such as ADP, Ceridian or Paychecks. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work with people in an effective, courteous, and tactful manner.


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 DM/S.C - 14009 in the subject line of your email.
  • Fax your resume to (818)379-7339. Please reference Job Code DM/S.C - 14009 on your fax cover sheet.
  • Mail your resume to:
    Human Resources Department
    Job Code DM/S.C - 14009
    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