Freight Accounting Specialist (Job ID:WIC04490)

Employer Name Cargill   Address 00000
Job Type   Address 2
Experience   City Wichita
Education   State Kansas
  Zip Code 67202

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**Freight Accounting Specialist**

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world\. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience\. We have 160,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work\.


**Position Description:**

This role is part of the Carrier Support Services COE \(i\.e\., freight audit and payment and transportation data maintenance\) for Cargill Transportation and Logistics located in Wichita, KS\. The candidate for this role will be the subject matter expert for an assigned, specific area within the Carrier Support Services space\. This will include deep knowledge of related systems and processes as well as the compliance activities governing the area\. The candidate will work independently, as well as part of a team, to ensure systems and interfaces are functioning properly, that all stake holders have a clear understanding of processes and how their actions impact overall success\. The candidate will develop and/or monitor metrics ensuring overall process health\. This role will provide daily support to carriers, clients and team members \(including those located in CBS sites outside the US\) to resolve issues and ensure processes are effective and efficient\. The person in this role will collaborate with others to develop process improvements and implement best practice

**Principal Accountabilities:**

50% Subject Matter Expert for specific processes within the CTL Carrier Support Services COE\. Provide daily support to transportation team members in CBS sites, carriers, clients and others to troubleshoot and resolve complex issues\. Ensure master data is accurate and updated timely\.

30% Work with BUs and transportation teams to evaluate opportunities, implement improvements, and stream\-line processes\. Share system and process knowledge with others to ensure overall success, effectiveness and efficiency of processes\. Benchmark to the outside - Implement best practices\.

10% Work with Global I/T, other CTL teams, CBS Sites and Clients to ensure full utilization of system functionality \(including testing new functionality, system improvements, and break/fix items\)\.

10% Other projects as assigned


**Required Qualifications:**

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration

* 1 year of work business experience \(within G/L Accounting, Freight Payables, Carrier Compliance, Master Data Mgmt, Transportation Accounting, Transportation Operations, Customer Service, Vendor Support\)

* Solid understanding of payment control processes, internal controls, and segregation of duties

* Strong skills in Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, etc

* Demonstrated ability to identify and resolve complex problems/issues

* Ability to multi\-task, prioritize effectively, and meet deadlines

* Ability to train and support others in a multi\-cultural environment

* Attention to detail as well as ability to see and understand big picture

* Demonstrated ability to challenge and improve processes

**Preferred Qualifications:**

* SAP / JDE / AS400 experience

* Ability to manage conflict constructively

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet\.

**Job** Transportation/Logistics and Forwarding

**Primary Location** US\-KS\-Wichita

**Schedule** Full\-time

**Job Type** Standard

**Shift** Day Job

**Req ID:** WIC04490

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